1953 News Of The World Tournament

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1952-1953
Dates: September 10th 1952 - January 19th 1953
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Leicester Square Hall, London, England
Sponsor: News of the World
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount - - - - - 10 10
Frame rate - - - - - 125.8 125.8
Note: Tournament based on round-robin results, Joe Davis finished top of the group, thus won the tournament.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
7 2 9
Matches: 34
Frames: 1,258
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 10 10
Prize fund: GBP 500
Points scored: 0
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Group England John Barrie 25 (37) 12 England Fred Davis
Group England John Barrie 25 (37) 12 England Sidney Smith
Group England John Barrie 20 (37) 17 England Alec Brown
Group England Albert Brown 22 (37) 15 England Sidney Smith
Group England Alec Brown 20 (37) 17 England Sidney Smith
50+ Breaks:
Brown:

Smith:

Match Progress:
Group England Alec Brown 20 (37) 17 Scotland Walter Donaldson
Group England Albert Brown 19 (37) 18 Scotland Walter Donaldson
Group England Alec Brown 21 (37) 16 England Albert Brown
Group England Alec Brown 24 (37) 13 England John Pulman
Group England Albert Brown 19 (37) 18 England John Pulman
Group England Albert Brown 20 (37) 17 England John Barrie
Group England Joe Davis 21 (37) 16 England John Barrie
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Barrie:

Match Progress:
Group England Joe Davis 23 (37) 14 England John Pulman
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Pulman:

Match Progress:
Group England Joe Davis 27 (37) 10 England Albert Brown
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Brown:

Match Progress:
Group England Fred Davis 21 (37) 16 England Sidney Smith
Group England Joe Davis 22 (37) 15 England Alec Brown
Group England Joe Davis 26 (37) 11 England Fred Davis
Group England Joe Davis 21 (37) 16 England Sidney Smith
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Smith:

Match Progress:
Group England Joe Davis 24 (37) 13 Scotland Walter Donaldson
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

Donaldson:

Match Progress:
Group England Fred Davis 22 (37) 15 England Alec Brown
Group England Joe Davis 22 (37) 15 Northern Ireland Jackie Rea
Group England Fred Davis 20 (37) 17 Scotland Walter Donaldson
Group England Fred Davis(Walkover) 0 (37) 0 England Albert Brown
Group Scotland Walter Donaldson 20 (37) 17 Northern Ireland Jackie Rea
Group Scotland Walter Donaldson 21 (37) 16 England John Pulman
Group Scotland Walter Donaldson 27 (37) 10 England Sidney Smith
Group Scotland Walter Donaldson 21 (37) 16 England John Barrie
Group England John Pulman 19 (37) 18 Northern Ireland Jackie Rea
Group England John Pulman 19 (37) 18 England John Barrie
Group England John Pulman 20 (37) 17 England Fred Davis
Group England John Pulman 22 (37) 15 England Sidney Smith
Group Northern Ireland Jackie Rea 22 (37) 15 England Fred Davis
50+ Breaks:
Rea:

Davis:

Match Progress:
Group Northern Ireland Jackie Rea 25 (37) 12 England John Barrie
Group Northern Ireland Jackie Rea 25 (37) 12 England Alec Brown
Group Northern Ireland Jackie Rea(Walkover) 0 (37) 0 England Albert Brown
Group Northern Ireland Jackie Rea 32 (37) 5 England Sidney Smith