1980 Pontins Spring Open

Status: Pro-am Event
Season: 1979-1980
Dates: May 3rd 1980 - May 10th 1980
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Wales Pontins, Prestatyn, Wales
Sponsor: None
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 1 1 1 1 - - 4
Frame rate 171 171 171 171 - - 42.75
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
10 21 31
Matches: 30
Frames: 171
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 0 0
Prize fund: GBP 2,500
Points scored: 1,024
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Willie Thorne 7 (13) 3 Wales Cliff Wilson
Scores: 82-16; 16-68; 68-56; 82(82)-48; 1-92(60); 59-29; 66(56)-43; 8-84; 86(77)-12; 72-36
50+ Breaks:
Thorne:
82, 77, 56
Wilson:
60
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 6-3, 7-3
Thorne Wilson Total
Points scored: 540 484 1024
Avg. points/frame: 54 48.4 102.4
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Thorne 1 - 1 1 - - 3
Wilson - 1 - - - - 1
Semi-final England Willie Thorne 4 (7) 3 England Dave Gilbert
Semi-final Wales Cliff Wilson 4 (7) 2 England John Spencer
Quarter-final England Dave Gilbert 4 (7) 2 Wales Terry Griffiths
Quarter-final England John Spencer 4 (7) 2 England John Virgo
Quarter-final England Willie Thorne 4 (7) 1 England Mike Darrington
Quarter-final Wales Cliff Wilson 4 (7) 1 England Les Dodd
Last 16 England Mike Darrington 4 (7) 2 England Fred Davis
Last 16 England Les Dodd 4 (7) 0 Wales Ray Reardon
Last 16 England Dave Gilbert 4 (7) 3 South Africa Perrie Mans
Last 16 Wales Terry Griffiths 4 (7) 3 England Mike Hallett
Last 16 England John Spencer 4 (7) 0 Scotland Steve Muir
Last 16 England Willie Thorne 4 (7) 0 England Steve Davis
Last 16 England John Virgo 4 (7) 2 Ireland Joe O'Boye
Last 16 Wales Cliff Wilson 4 (7) 0 David Edwards
Last 32 England Mike Darrington 4 (7) 1 Scotland Matt Gibson
Last 32 England Steve Davis 4 (7) 1 J Marland
Last 32 England Fred Davis 4 (7) 1 M Chaw
Last 32 England Les Dodd 4 (7) 1 Terry McAdam
Last 32 David Edwards 4 (7) 3 England David Rice
Last 32 England Dave Gilbert 4 (7) 1 England Dean Reynolds
Last 32 Wales Terry Griffiths 4 (7) 3 Derek Grimmer
Last 32 England Mike Hallett 4 (7) 1 T Stanworth
Last 32 South Africa Perrie Mans 4 (7) 2 C Hamburrow
Last 32 Scotland Steve Muir 4 (7) 3 Ken Cooke
Last 32 Ireland Joe O'Boye 4 (7) 3 Scotland Murdo Macleod
Last 32 Wales Ray Reardon 4 (7) 0 Wales Mark Bennett
Last 32 England John Spencer 4 (7) 2 Eddie Valentine
Last 32 England Willie Thorne 4 (7) 1 Wales Gareth Perry
Last 32 England John Virgo 4 (7) 1 England D Collins
Last 32 Wales Cliff Wilson(Walkover) 0 (7) 0 Australia Eddie Charlton