1987 Matchroom Trophy

Status: Professional Invitational
Season: 1987-1988
Dates: October 1st 1987
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, England
Sponsor: None
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 6 3 4 5 1 3 22
Frame rate 10 20 15 12 60 20 2.73
Note: Dates tournament was held unknown. The above dates are placeholders.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
7 0 7
Matches: 6
Frames: 60
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 3 3
Prize fund: GBP 125,000
Points scored: 6,096
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 10 (19) 3 England Willie Thorne
Scores: 102(75)-45; 66-23; 64-62; 64(64)-29; 71-35; 8-124(98); 69-60; 68-53; 58-69; 103-4; 84(84)-47; 46-81; no scores recorded for 1 frame
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
84, 75, 64
Thorne:
98
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, 9-2, 9-3,
Taylor Thorne Total
Points scored: 803 632 1435
Avg. points/frame: 61.77 48.62 110.38
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor - 1 1 1 - - 3
Thorne - - - - 1 - 1
Semi-final Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 6 (11) 3 England Steve Davis
Scores: 13-86; 38-71; 57-53; 42-66; 67-15; 74-14; 77-49; 73-12; 141(119)-0
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
119
Davis:

Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
Taylor Davis Total
Points scored: 582 366 948
Avg. points/frame: 64.67 40.67 105.33
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor - - - - - 1 1
Davis - - - - - - 0
Semi-final England Willie Thorne 6 (11) 5 England Neal Foulds
Scores: 74-0; 102(55)-24; 78-11; 1-80(59); 78-34; 9-77; 11-77(77); 5-64; 72-45; 20-71(71); 82(60)-42
50+ Breaks:
Thorne:
60, 55
Foulds:
77, 71, 59
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4, 5-5, 6-5
Thorne Foulds Total
Points scored: 532 525 1057
Avg. points/frame: 48.36 47.73 96.09
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorne 1 1 - - - - 2
Foulds 1 - 2 - - - 3
Round 1 England Steve Davis 6 (11) 5 England Tony Meo
Scores: 60-55; 56-46; 88(88)-0; 42-80; 86(54)-5; 4-85; 38-90(85); 104(104)-0; 0-85(85); 15-58; 76-35
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
104, 88, 54
Meo:
85, 85
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 5-5, 6-5
Davis Meo Total
Points scored: 569 539 1108
Avg. points/frame: 51.73 49 100.73
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 - - 1 - 1 3
Meo - - - 2 - - 2
Round 1 England Neal Foulds 6 (11) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Scores: 20-91(56); 58-53; 6-99(66); 64-9; 61-23; 60(58)-1; 61-37; 58-47
50+ Breaks:
Foulds:
58
Griffiths:
66, 56
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Foulds Griffiths Total
Points scored: 388 360 748
Avg. points/frame: 48.5 45 93.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Foulds 1 - - - - - 1
Griffiths 1 1 - - - - 2
Round 1 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 6 (11) 2 England Jimmy White
Scores: 98(72)-0; 145(141)-0; 15-88(51); 59-42; 84(83)-6; 66-26; 0-73; 66-32
50+ Breaks:
Taylor:
141, 83, 72
White:
51
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2
Taylor White Total
Points scored: 533 267 800
Avg. points/frame: 66.63 33.38 100
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Taylor - - 1 1 - 1 3
White 1 - - - - - 1