1947 World Championship

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1946-1947
Dates: January 20th 1947 - October 25th 1947
Qualifying dates: January 2nd 1947 - February 8th 1947
Location: England Leicester Square Hall, London, England
Sponsor: None
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 1 - 1 - - 4 6
Frame rate 960 - 960 - - 240 160
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
19 0 19
Matches: 18
Frames: 960
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 4 4
Prize fund: GBP 0
Points scored: 15,320
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final Scotland Walter Donaldson 82 (145) 63 England Fred Davis
Played:
1947-10-13 - 10-25
Scores: 42-88; 65-49; 77-29; 23-91; 65-51; 70-21; 26-72; 62-43; 13-113; 66-60; 40-86; 85-36; 88-31; 84-22; 33-50; 71-32; 49-71; 65-35; 63-65; 80-36; 73-56; 32-86; 87-48; 34-96; 73-44; 95-14; 64-50; 89-31; 79-23; 28-63; 70-38; 59-40; 30-55; 62-47; 28-82(55); 38-86; 80-20; 52-82; 83-43; 13-144(73); 65-36; 69-24; 99(97)–24; 100-24; 112-5; 78-45; 47-77; 62-61; 65-53; 12-112; 84-33; 77-24; 83-37; 25-94; 31-84; 50-71; 56-82; 37-64; 22-89; 32-80; 85-18; 72-45; 21-88; 60-46; 94-38; 70-39; 72-31; 90-11; 87-28; 46-70; 29-79; 74-51; 63-41; 116-8; 96-24; 8-111(103); 65-59; 68-61; 16-106; 26-85; 19-119(107); 56-69; 89-42; 97-12; 53-44; 0-139(135); 97-32; 51-63; 67-37; 39-96; 57-36; 90-28; 32-75; 103-6; 65-73; 22-103; 40-67; 67-55; 30-94; 72-59; 82-21; 20-86; 95-51; 119-31; 51-93; 14-94; 55-64; 12-120; 51-56; 111-20; 95-31; 88-23; 91-6; 86-36; 28-80; 57-55; 73-53; 24-86; 65-55; 101-26; 68-66; 95-48; 77-38; 66-67; 68-23; 76-50; 72-53; 74-40; 44-82; 43-79; 4-114; 31-78; no scores recorded for 13 frames
50+ Breaks:
Donaldson:

Davis:
135, 107, 103, 73, 55
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4, 6-5, 7-5, 8-5, 9-5, 9-6, 10-6, 10-7, 11-7, 11-8, 12-8, 13-8, 13-9, 14-9, 14-10, 15-10, 16-10, 17-10, 18-10, 19-10, 19-11, 20-11, 21-11, 21-12, 22-12, 22-13, 22-14, 23-14, 23-15, 24-15, 24-16, 25-16, 26-16, , 27-16, 28-16, 29-16, 29-17, 30-17, 31-17, 31-18, 32-18, 33-18, 34-18, 34-19, 34-20, 34-21, 34-22, 34-23, 34-24, 34-25, 35-25, 36-25, 36-26, 37-26, 38-26, 39-26, 40-26, 41-26, 42-26, 42-27, 42-28, 43-28, 44-28, 45-28, 46-28, 46-29, 47-29, 48-29, 48-30, 48-31, 48-32, 48-33, 49-33, 50-33, 51-33, 51-34, 52-34, 52-35, 53-35, 53-36, 54-36, 55-36, 55-37, 56-37, 56-38, 56-39, 56-40, 57-40, 57-41, 58-41, 59-41, 59-42, 60-42, 61-42, 61-43, 61-44, 61-45, 61-46, 61-47, 62-47, 63-47, 64-47, 65-47, 66-47, 66-48, 67-48, 68-48, 68-49, 69-49, 70-49, 71-49, 72-49, 73-49, 73-50, 74-50, 75-50, 76-50, 77-50, 77-51, 77-52, 77-53, 77-54, , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Donaldson Davis Total
Points scored: 7883 7437 15320
Avg. points/frame: 54.37 51.29 105.66
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Donaldson - - - - - - 0
Davis 1 - 1 - - 3 5
Semi-final England Fred Davis 39 (71) 32 England Sidney Smith
Played:
1947-02-17 - 02-22
Semi-final Scotland Walter Donaldson 39 (71) 32 Australia Horace Lindrum
Played:
1947-03-10 - 03-15
Quarter-final England Fred Davis 53 (71) 20 New Zealand Clark McConachy
Played:
1947-01-20 - 01-25
50+ Breaks:
Davis:

McConachy:

Match Progress:
Quarter-final Scotland Walter Donaldson 46 (71) 25 England Stanley Newman
Played:
1947-02-10 - 02-15
Quarter-final Australia Horace Lindrum 39 (71) 34 England Albert Brown
Played:
1947-02-10 - 02-15
Quarter-final England Sidney Smith 43 (71) 28 England Alec Brown
Played:
1947-01-27 - 02-01
Round 4 England Albert Brown 21 (35) 14 England Kingsley Kennerley
Played:
1947-02-06 - 02-08
Round 3 England Albert Brown 24 (35) 11 England John Barrie
Played:
1947-01-30 - 02-01
Round 3 England Kingsley Kennerley 21 (35) 14 England Willie Leigh
Played:
1947-02-03 - 02-05
Round 2 England John Barrie 25 (35) 10 England Fred Lawrence
Played:
1947-01-16 - 01-18
Round 2 England Albert Brown 28 (35) 7 England Eric Newman
Played:
1947-01-20 - 01-22
Round 2 England Kingsley Kennerley 23 (35) 12 England Alec Mann
Played:
1947-01-27 - 01-29
Round 2 England Willie Leigh 25 (35) 10 England Sidney Lee
Played:
1947-01-23 - 01-25
Round 1 England Albert Brown 21 (35) 14 England John Pulman
Played:
1947-01-02 - 01-04
Round 1 England Kingsley Kennerley 23 (35) 12 Canada Con Stanbury
Played:
1947-01-13 - 01-15
Round 1 England Sidney Lee 19 (35) 16 England Jim Lees
Played:
1947-01-09 - 01-11
Round 1 England Willie Leigh 19 (35) 16 England HF Francis
Played:
1947-01-06 - 01-08
Round 1 England Eric Newman(Walkover) 0 (35) 0 England Herbert Holt