1998 Premier League
Premier League Series

Status: Professional League
Season: 1997-1998
Dates: January 3rd 1998 - May 17th 1998
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: Various, Various,
Sponsor: Dr Martens
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 23 23 16 16 15 17 110
Frame rate 8.74 8.74 12.56 12.56 13.4 11.82 1.83
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
7 0 7
Matches: 24
Frames: 201
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 17 17
Prize fund: GBP 60,000
Points scored: 16,951
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Ireland Ken Doherty 10 (19) 2 England Jimmy White
Match was broadcast
Semi-final Ireland Ken Doherty 6 (11) 5 Scotland Stephen Hendry
Played:
1998-05-16
50+ Breaks:
Doherty:

Hendry:

Match Progress:
Match was broadcast
Semi-final England Jimmy White 6 (11) 4 Scotland John Higgins
Match was broadcast
Group England Steve Davis 5 (8) 3 England Jimmy White
Scores: 5-53; 32-72(64); 8-69; 107(107)-11; 75(53)-52; 62-58(52); 84(84)-44; 76(55)-35
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
107, 84, 55, 53
White:
64, 52
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Davis White Total
Points scored: 449 394 843
Avg. points/frame: 56.13 49.25 105.38
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 2 - - 1 - 1 4
White 1 1 - - - - 2
Group Ireland Ken Doherty 6 (8) 2 Wales Mark Williams
Scores: 20-98; 58-56; 72(72)-10; 76(76)-10; 122(106)-3; 69(69)-0; 42-74(74); 118(80)-1
50+ Breaks:
Doherty:
106, 80, 76, 72, 69
Williams:
74
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2
Match was broadcast
Doherty Williams Total
Points scored: 577 252 829
Avg. points/frame: 72.13 31.5 103.63
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Doherty - 1 2 1 - 1 5
Williams - - 1 - - - 1
Group Ireland Ken Doherty 7 (8) 1 England Ronnie O'Sullivan
Scores: 0-66; 71(58)-28; 133(133)-0; 57-37; 73-2; 96-2; 68-25; 77(77)-48
50+ Breaks:
Doherty:
133, 77, 58
O'Sullivan:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1
Match was broadcast
Doherty O'Sullivan Total
Points scored: 575 208 783
Avg. points/frame: 71.88 26 97.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Doherty 1 - 1 - - 1 3
O'Sullivan - - - - - - 0
Group Ireland Ken Doherty 5 (8) 3 England Steve Davis
Scores: 74(59)-41; 87(80)-4; 75(75)-0; 25-67(66); 0-90(90); 97-5; 37-63; 108(67)-1
50+ Breaks:
Doherty:
80, 75, 67, 59
Davis:
90, 66
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Doherty Davis Total
Points scored: 503 271 774
Avg. points/frame: 62.88 33.88 96.75
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Doherty 1 1 1 1 - - 4
Davis - 1 - - 1 - 2
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (8) 2 Wales Mark Williams
Scores: 112(61,51)-14; 69-65; 68(57)-51; 0-84(57); 100(77)-9; 93(93)-0; 90(90)-0; 0-91(85)
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
93, 90, 77, 61, 57, 51
Williams:
85, 57
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 6-2
Match was broadcast
Hendry Williams Total
Points scored: 532 314 846
Avg. points/frame: 66.5 39.25 105.75
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 2 1 1 - 2 - 6
Williams 1 - - 1 - - 2
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 7 (8) 1 England Steve Davis
Scores: 96(96)-30; 76(68)-30; 93(93)-0; 73(61)-24; 23-70; 124(123)-0; 72(56)-48; 88(88)-0
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
123, 96, 93, 88, 68, 61, 56
Davis:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1
Match was broadcast
Hendry Davis Total
Points scored: 645 202 847
Avg. points/frame: 80.63 25.25 105.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 1 2 - 1 2 1 7
Davis - - - - - - 0
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 5 (8) 3 England Jimmy White
Scores: 58-43; 66-4; 70-53; 132(119)-0; 14-101; 33-53(83); 76-38; 51-62
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
119
White:
83
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3
Match was broadcast
Hendry White Total
Points scored: 500 354 854
Avg. points/frame: 62.5 44.25 106.75
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - - - - - 1 1
White - - - 1 - - 1
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 6 (8) 2 Ireland Ken Doherty
Scores: 51-60; 96(96)-0; 92(92)-0; 58-8; 0-77(50); 87(87)-4; 63(54)-54; 115(115)-20
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
115, 96, 92, 87, 54
Doherty:
50
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Match was broadcast
Hendry Doherty Total
Points scored: 562 223 785
Avg. points/frame: 70.25 27.88 98.13
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry 1 - - 1 2 1 5
Doherty 1 - - - - - 1
Group Scotland Stephen Hendry 4 (8) 4 Scotland John Higgins
Scores: 8-54; 7-66(66); 65(65)-64(64); 86(78)-0; 1-89(89); 127(126)-0; 62-49; 50-88
50+ Breaks:
Hendry:
126, 78, 65
Higgins:
89, 66, 64
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4
Match was broadcast
Hendry Higgins Total
Points scored: 406 410 816
Avg. points/frame: 50.75 51.25 102
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Hendry - 1 1 - - 1 3
Higgins - 2 - 1 - - 3
Group Scotland John Higgins 7 (8) 1 England Jimmy White
Scores: 31-61; 68(50)-9; 69(56)-29; 91(87)-34; 98(96)-0; 68-61; 78(74)-4; 64-39
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
96, 87, 74, 56, 50
White:

Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1
Match was broadcast
Higgins White Total
Points scored: 567 237 804
Avg. points/frame: 70.88 29.63 100.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 2 - 1 1 1 - 5
White - - - - - - 0
Group Scotland John Higgins 7 (8) 1 Wales Mark Williams
Scores: 93(53)-5; 108(104)-9; 104(53)-2; 35-58; 84(64)-0; 60-52; 82-8; 63-31
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
104, 64, 53, 53
Williams:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1
Match was broadcast
Higgins Williams Total
Points scored: 629 165 794
Avg. points/frame: 78.63 20.63 99.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 2 1 - - - 1 4
Williams - - - - - - 0
Group Scotland John Higgins 6 (8) 2 England Ronnie O'Sullivan
Scores: 93(93)-48; 70(70)-54(54); 123(123)-7; 107(57)-0; 0-88(88); 35-89(89); 114(83)-16; 72(72)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
123, 93, 83, 72, 70, 57
O'Sullivan:
89, 88, 54
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Match was broadcast
Higgins O'Sullivan Total
Points scored: 614 302 916
Avg. points/frame: 76.75 37.75 114.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins 1 - 2 1 1 1 6
O'Sullivan 1 - - 2 - - 3
Group Scotland John Higgins 4 (8) 4 Ireland Ken Doherty
Scores: 66-28; 37-63; 33-66(50); 11-68(54); 30-80; 69-24; 109(109)-0; 91(91)-0
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
109, 91
Doherty:
54, 50
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4
Match was broadcast
Higgins Doherty Total
Points scored: 446 329 775
Avg. points/frame: 55.75 41.13 96.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - - 1 1 2
Doherty 2 - - - - - 2
Group Scotland John Higgins 8 (8) 0 England Steve Davis
Scores: 56-34; 89(89)-0; 121(05)-4; 64-59; 101(95)-41; 72-46; 64-45; 73-47
50+ Breaks:
Higgins:
95, 89, 5
Davis:

Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0
Match was broadcast
Higgins Davis Total
Points scored: 640 276 916
Avg. points/frame: 80 34.5 114.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Higgins - - - 1 1 - 2
Davis - - - - - - 0
Group England Ronnie O'Sullivan 5 (8) 3 Wales Mark Williams
Scores: 79-59; 68-61(53); 77-0; 49-59; 64-18; 13-72(61); 66-50; 0-88(88)
50+ Breaks:
O'Sullivan:

Williams:
88, 61, 53
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3
Match was broadcast
O'Sullivan Williams Total
Points scored: 416 407 823
Avg. points/frame: 52 50.88 102.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Sullivan - - - - - - 0
Williams 1 1 - 1 - - 3
Group England Ronnie O'Sullivan 4 (8) 4 England Steve Davis
Scores: 54-20; 3-63; 77-7; 33-59(51); 39-50; 59-18
50+ Breaks:
O'Sullivan:

Davis:
51
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3
Match was broadcast
O'Sullivan Davis Total
Points scored: 265 217 482
Avg. points/frame: 33.13 27.13 60.25
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Sullivan - - - - - 1 1
Davis 1 - - - - - 1
Group England Ronnie O'Sullivan 4 (8) 4 Scotland Stephen Hendry
Scores: 0-113(113); 1-94(70); 37-70; 76(69)-4; 78-34; 70-0; 36-71(66); 79(79)-19
50+ Breaks:
O'Sullivan:
79, 69
Hendry:
113, 70, 66
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4
Match was broadcast
O'Sullivan Hendry Total
Points scored: 377 405 782
Avg. points/frame: 47.13 50.63 97.75
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
O'Sullivan - 1 1 - - - 2
Hendry - 1 1 - - 1 3
Group England Jimmy White 6 (8) 2 Ireland Ken Doherty
Scores: 70-41; 70(69)-22; 0-77(77); 23-70(69); 81-1; 90(69)-0; 73(73)-0; 113(113)-0
50+ Breaks:
White:
113, 73, 69, 69
Doherty:
77, 69
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
Match was broadcast
White Doherty Total
Points scored: 520 211 731
Avg. points/frame: 65 26.38 91.38
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - 2 1 - - 1 4
Doherty - 1 1 - - - 2
Group England Jimmy White 5 (8) 3 England Ronnie O'Sullivan
Scores: 87(86)-43; 105(98)-16; 102(85)-4; 0-77; 90(90)-48; 71(64)-62(62); 8-73(73); 49-73(67)
50+ Breaks:
White:
98, 90, 86, 85, 64
O'Sullivan:
73, 67, 62
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 5-3
Match was broadcast
White O'Sullivan Total
Points scored: 512 396 908
Avg. points/frame: 64 49.5 113.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
White - 1 - 2 2 - 5
O'Sullivan - 2 1 - - - 3
Group Wales Mark Williams 4 (8) 4 England Steve Davis
Scores: 43-80(61); 29-61; 90(90)-0; 83(50)-0; 90(67)-14; 1-126(120); 41-69; 72(72)-0
50+ Breaks:
Williams:
90, 72, 67, 50
Davis:
120, 61
Match Progress:
0-1, 0-2, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4
Match was broadcast
Williams Davis Total
Points scored: 449 350 799
Avg. points/frame: 56.13 43.75 99.88
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams 1 1 1 - 1 - 4
Davis - 1 - - - 1 2
Group Wales Mark Williams 4 (8) 4 England Jimmy White
Scores: 117(66)-7; 0-101(101); 81-10; 74-42; 52(52)-68; 62-53; 10-71; 0-96(96)
50+ Breaks:
Williams:
66, 52
White:
101, 96
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 3-2, 2-4, 4-3, 4-4
Match was broadcast
Williams White Total
Points scored: 396 448 844
Avg. points/frame: 49.5 56 105.5
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams 1 1 - - - - 2
White - - - - 1 1 2