1937 World Championship

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1936-1937
Dates: January 6th 1937 - March 18th 1937
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Thurstons Hall, London, England
Sponsor: None
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 22 10 8 5 4 1 50
Frame rate 12.64 27.8 34.75 55.6 69.5 278 5.56
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
9 0 9
Matches: 8
Frames: 278
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 1 1
Prize fund: GBP 0
Points scored: 27,534
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England Joe Davis 32 (61) 29 Australia Horace Lindrum
Played:
1937-03-20 - 03-25
Scores: 109(50)-12; 21-81; 76(53)-45; 30-95(81); 73-21; 42-78; 70-49; 22-89(75); 44-50; 83-37; 58-65; 24-89; 95-25; 37-88(70); 72-37; 36-80(56); 98-22; 40-82(73); 30-80(55); 79-53; 4-116(80); 19-74; 93(51)-37; 4-105(56); 78-15; 66-70; 45-54; 58-50; 13-107; 66-19; 103(103)-33; 98(66)-23; 21-104(91); 92-36; 110-23; 82-46; 29-98(58); 56-92; 128-0; 34-51; 59-46; 56-33; 68-61; 92-3; 8-80(56); 120-1; 71-56; 81-34; 107(93)-15; 46-83; 66-52; 44-73; 66-55; 25-78; 24-101(58); 27-61; 63-65(53); 63-42; 72-41; 38-83; 87(62)-27
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
103, 93, 66, 62, 53, 51, 50
Lindrum:
91, 81, 80, 75, 73, 70, 58, 58, 56, 56, 56, 55, 53
Match Progress:
1-0,1-1,2-1,2-2,3-2,3-3,4-3,4-4,4-5,5-5,5-6,5-7,6-7,6-8,7-8,7-9,8-9,8-10,8-11,9-11,9-12,9-13,10-13,10-14,11-14,11-15,11-16,12-16,12-17,13-17,14-17,15-17,15-18,16-18,17-18,18-18,18-19,18-20,19-20,19-21,20-21,21-21,22-21,23-21,23-22,24-22,25-22,26-22,27-22,27-23,28-23,28-24,29-24,29-25,29-26,29-27,29-28,30-28,31-28,31-29,32-29
Davis Lindrum Total
Points scored: 3621 3421 7042
Avg. points/frame: 59.36 56.08 115.44
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 3 2 - - 1 1 7
Lindrum 7 - 3 2 1 - 13
Semi-final England Joe Davis 18 (31) 13 England Sidney Smith
Played:
1937-03-11 - 03-13
Scores: 32-75; 83-16; 40-67; 75-42; 33-71; 36-81; 103(80)-23; 61-41; 58-52; 98(65)-29; 78-48; 48-62; 73-47; 47-62; 9-89; 41-89; 47-67; 69-50; 28-90; 82(82)-31; 27-76; 74-33; 71-27; 32-75; 100(54)-26; 40-38; 92-19; 86-33; 47-70; 89(76)-82; 76-42
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
82, 80, 76, 65, 54
Smith:

Match Progress:
0-1,1-1,1-2,2-2,2-3,2-4,3-4,4-4,5-4,6-4,7-4,7-5,8-5,8-6,8-7,8-8,8-9,9-9,9-10,10-10,10-11,11-11,12-11,12-12,13-12,14-12,15-12,16-12,16-13,17-13,18-13
Davis Smith Total
Points scored: 1875 1653 3528
Avg. points/frame: 60.48 53.32 113.81
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 1 1 2 - - 5
Smith - - - - - - 0
Semi-final Australia Horace Lindrum 20 (31) 11 England Willie Smith
Played:
1937-03-08 - 03-10
Scores: 67-19; 66-53; 81-34; 16-87; 50-88; 59-58; 3-107(60); 77-35; 51-72; 55-44; 7-91; 107(66)-5; 100(64)-21; 58-43; 85(70)-46; 103(52)-16; 59-49; 85-32; 33-78; 78-24; 57-63; 47-72; 57-52; 59-57; 32-78; 70-40; 52-36; 58-50; 36-78; 55-66; 95(65)-34
50+ Breaks:
Lindrum:
70, 66, 65, 64, 52
Smith:
60
Match Progress:
1-0,2-0,3-0,3-1,3-2,4-2,4-3,5-3,5-4,6-4,6-5,7-5,8-5,9-5,10-5,11-5,12-5,13-5,13-6,14-6,14-7,14-8,15-8,16-8,16-9,17-9,18-9,19-9,19-10,19-11,20-11
Lindrum Smith Total
Points scored: 1858 1628 3486
Avg. points/frame: 59.94 52.52 112.45
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Lindrum 1 3 1 - - - 5
Smith - 1 - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Joe Davis 30 (31) 1 Wales Bill Withers
Played:
1937-03-04 - 03-06
Scores: 52-32; 79(59)-42; 63-70; 86-25; 108(68)-17; 79-27; 62-45; 103(77)-16; 55-31; 101(64)-33; 75-31; 73-37; 74-58(58); 64-46; 81-31; 132(84)-7; 64-43; 85-29; 62-52; 101-24; 64-32; 78-32; 102(97)-15; 56-53; 111(99)-15; 53-49; 69-32; 77-22; 88-18; 82-14; 90(79)-23
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
99, 97, 84, 79, 77, 68, 64, 59
Withers:
58
Match Progress:
1-0,2-0,2-1,3-1,4-1,5-1,6-1,7-1,8-1,9-1,10-1,11-1,12-1,13-1,14-1,15-1,16-1,17-1,18-1,19-1,20-1,21-1,22-1,23-1,24-1,25-1,26-1,27-1,28-1,29-1,30-1
Davis Withers Total
Points scored: 2469 1001 3470
Avg. points/frame: 79.65 32.29 111.94
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis 1 2 2 1 2 - 8
Withers 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final Australia Horace Lindrum 20 (31) 11 England Sidney Lee
Scores: 35-64; 74-25; 102-38; 88-19; 7-40; 16-113(56); 99(59)-23; 61-46; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 49-37; 43-54; 62(61)-63; 64-51; 51-30; 73-36; 69-31; 41-51; 96(53)-38; 53-42; 86-40; 66-44; 103(76)-26; 99-26; 65-80; 51-54; no scores recorded for 6 frames
50+ Breaks:
Lindrum:
76, 61, 59, 53
Lee:
56
Match Progress:
0-1,1-1,2-1,3-1,3-2,3-3,4-3,5-3,,6-3,6-4,6-5,7-5,8-5,9-5,10-5,10-6,11-6,12-6,13-6,14-6,15-6,16-6,16-7,16-8,,,,,,
Lindrum Lee Total
Points scored: 1553 1071 2624
Avg. points/frame: 50.1 34.55 84.65
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Lindrum 2 1 1 - - - 4
Lee 1 - - - - - 1
Quarter-final England Sidney Smith 18 (31) 13 England Alec Brown
Played:
1937-03-01 - 03-03
Scores: 47-67; 43-54; 62-55; 99-6; 83-10; 92-12; 54-61; 38-71; 33-97; 103(55)-25; 91-7; 36-67; 68-35; 63-58; 78-41; 61-22; 62-18; 93-29; 65-31; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 23-61; 66-27; 64-39; 56-64; 55-58; 29-62; 87-29; no scores recorded for 4 frames
50+ Breaks:
Smith:
55
Brown:

Match Progress:
0-1,0-2,1-2,2-2,3-2,4-2,4-3,4-4,4-5,5-5,6-5,6-6,7-6,8-6,9-6,10-6,11-6,12-6,13-6,,13-7,14-7,15-7,15-8,15-9,15-10,16-10,,,,
Smith Brown Total
Points scored: 1651 1106 2757
Avg. points/frame: 53.26 35.68 88.94
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Smith 1 - - - - - 1
Brown - - - - - - 0
Quarter-final England Willie Smith 16 (31) 15 England Tom Newman
Played:
1937-02-25 - 02-27
Scores: 51-27; 77-29; 28-77(52); 50-38; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 65-38; 39-85; 36-74; 48-68; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 61-56; 23-71; 66-26; 41-72; 85-2; 72-42; 35-53; 32-68; 36-73; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 77-45; 63-29; 20-75; 36-45; 82(51)-61; 59-31; 38-56; 62-43; 53-52; 55-86(57); 85-23
50+ Breaks:
Smith:
51
Newman:
57, 52
Match Progress:
1-0,2-0,2-1,3-1,,4-1,4-2,4-3,4-4,,5-4,5-5,6-5,6-6,7-6,8-6,8-7,8-8,8-9,,9-9,10-9,10-10,10-11,11-11,12-11,12-12,13-12,14-12,14-13,15-13
Smith Newman Total
Points scored: 1475 1445 2920
Avg. points/frame: 47.58 46.61 94.19
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Smith 1 - - - - - 1
Newman 2 - - - - - 2
Round 1 Wales Bill Withers 17 (31) 14 England Fred Davis
Played:
1937-02-22 - 02-24
Scores: no scores recorded for 10 frames; 59-50; 63-39; 26-67; 57-52; 24-75; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 73-29; 49-50; 51-54; 67-45; 43-70(53); 71-30; 43-56; 69-29; 75-37; 51-62; 71-70
50+ Breaks:
Withers:

Davis:
53
Match Progress:
,,,,,,,,,,1-0,2-0,2-1,3-1,3-2,,,,,,4-2,4-3,4-4,5-4,5-5,6-5,6-6,7-6,8-6,8-7,9-7
Withers Davis Total
Points scored: 892 815 1707
Avg. points/frame: 28.77 26.29 55.06
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Withers - - - - - - 0
Davis 1 - - - - - 1