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 - - 3 5
Frame rate 960 - 960 - - 320 192
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
19 0 19
Matches: 18
Frames: 960
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 3 3
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
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
Round 3 England Albert Brown 24 (35) 11 England John Barrie
Round 3 England Kingsley Kennerley 21 (35) 14 England Willie Leigh
Round 2 England John Barrie 25 (35) 10 England Fred Lawrence
Round 2 England Albert Brown 28 (35) 7 England Eric Newman
Round 2 England Kingsley Kennerley 23 (35) 12 England Alec Mann
Round 2 England Willie Leigh 25 (35) 10 England Sidney Lee
Round 1 England Albert Brown 21 (35) 14 England John Pulman
Round 1 England Kingsley Kennerley 23 (35) 12 Canada Con Stanbury
Round 1 England Sidney Lee 19 (35) 16 England Jim Lees
Round 1 England Willie Leigh 19 (35) 16 England HF Francis
Round 1 England Eric Newman(Walkover) 0 (35) 0 England Herbert Holt