1969 World Championship

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1968-1969
Dates: November 18th 1968 - March 22nd 1969
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Victoria Hall, London, England
Sponsor: Players No.6
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount 13 6 3 2 - 1 25
Frame rate 29.38 63.67 127.33 191 - 382 15.28
Note: Start date of tournament unknown. The above date is a placeholder.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
8 0 8
Matches: 7
Frames: 382
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 1,300
Points scored: 15,669
Round Player 1 Score Player 2
Final England John Spencer 46 (73) 27 Wales Gary Owen
Played:
1969-03-17 - 03-22
Scores: 81(60)-35; 35-72; 17-76; 64-43; 94(53)-20; 75-73; 55-25; 76-25; 23-96(80); 40-82(52); 27-87(70); 50-62; 91(58)-27; 27-69; 64-33; 68-54; 71-43; 76-21; 85-8; 33-62; 69-41; 95(59)-40; 112(62)-15; 21-95(61); 40-69; 37-64; 79-41; 11-76; 60-24; 18-78; 42-54; 122(56)-11; 87-22; 82(55)-9; 50-72; 62-47; 47-57; 76-26; 44-56; 62(60)-24; 7-64; 44-55; 75-34; 54-39; 57-46; 12-82(57); 54-67(47); 92-31; 98(77)-1; 67-48; 71-26; 43-67; 38-84; 80(73)-8; 77-1; 68-55; 62-52; 69-23; 9-88(50); 73-29; 78-35; 101-21; 89-44; 70-41; 73-64; 19-108(100); 62-51; 51-63; 90-32; 104-17; 58-85; 64-53; 94-34
50+ Breaks:
Spencer:
77, 73, 62, 60, 60, 59, 58, 56, 55, 53
Owen:
100, 80, 70, 61, 57, 52, 50, 47
Match Progress:
1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4, 6-5, 6-6, 7-6, 7-7, 8-7, 9-7, 10-7, 11-7, 12-7, 12-8, 13-8, 14-8, 15-8, 15-9, 15-10, 15-11, 16-11, 16-12, 17-12, 17-13, 17-14, 18-14, 19-14, 20-14, 20-15, 21-15, 21-16, 22-16, 22-17, 23-17, 23-18, 23-19, 24-19, 25-19, 26-19, 26-20, 26-21, 27-21, 28-21, 29-21, 30-21, 30-22, 30-23, 31-23, 32-23, 33-23, 34-23, 35-23, 35-24, 36-24, 37-24, 38-24, 39-24, 40-24, 41-24, 41-25, 42-25, 42-26, 43-26, 44-26, 44-27, 45-27, 46-27
Spencer Owen Total
Points scored: 4471 3482 7953
Avg. points/frame: 61.25 47.7 108.95
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Spencer 5 3 2 - - - 10
Owen 3 1 1 1 - 1 7
Semi-final Wales Gary Owen 45 (73) 28 England Fred Davis
Played:
1969-02-17 - 02-22
Scores: No scores recorded for 23 frames; 50-77; 84-41; No scores recorded for 27 frames; 75-13; 45-71; 14-67(50); No scores recorded for 3 frames; 11-63; No scores recorded for 1 frame; 60-47; No scores recorded for 12 frames
50+ Breaks:
Owen:

Davis:
50
Match Progress:
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Owen Davis Total
Points scored: 339 379 718
Avg. points/frame: 4.64 5.19 9.84
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Owen - - - - - - 0
Davis 1 - - - - - 1
Semi-final England John Spencer 55 (73) 18 England Rex Williams
Played:
1969-02-10 - 02-15
Scores: 63-42; 72-58; 71-33; 66-9; 68-54; 57-42; 85(60)-31; 58-45; 97(56)-0; 46-59; 102-34; 43-35; 35-55; 23-73(52); 73-2; No scores recorded for 2 frames; 65-40; No scores recorded for 1 frame; 2-105(53); 66-32; 49-55; 84-28; No scores recorded for 50 frames
50+ Breaks:
Spencer:
60, 56
Williams:
53, 52
Match Progress:
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0, 7-0, 8-0, 9-0, 9-1, 10-1, 11-1, 11-2, 11-3, 12-3, , , 13-3, , 13-4, 14-4, 14-5, 15-5, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Spencer Williams Total
Points scored: 1225 832 2057
Avg. points/frame: 16.78 11.4 28.18
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Spencer 1 1 - - - - 2
Williams 2 - - - - - 2
Quarter-final England Fred Davis 25 (49) 24 Wales Ray Reardon
Played:
1969-01-20 - 01-24
Scores: 20-58; 69-8; 66-7; 22-77; 79(67)-47; 17-80; 33-80; 36-94; 60-9; 76-24; 0-89(89); 38-84; 68-29; 68-52; 39-70; 97-19; 65-60; 16-86; 19-102(56); 41-77; 74-7; 39-54; 50-36; 59-71; 63-37; 43-71; 18-79; 71-60; 62-26; 60-23; 62-21; 63-22; 50-36; 31-106; 84-14; 27-64; 24-70; 54-70; 34-68; 48-56; 74-42; 1-71; 50-72; 63-28; 58-21; 57-29; 64-32; 27-92; 68-4
50+ Breaks:
Davis:
67
Reardon:
89, 56
Match Progress:
0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 3-5, 4-5, 5-5, 5-6, 5-7, 6-7, 7-7, 7-8, 8-8, 9-8, 9-9, 9-10, 9-11, 10-11, 10-12, 11-12, 11-13, 12-13, 12-14, 12-15, 13-15, 14-15, 15-15, 16-15, 17-15, 18-15, 18-16, 19-16, 19-17, 19-18, 19-19, 19-20, 19-21, 20-21, 20-22, 20-23, 21-23, 22-23, 23-23, 24-23, 24-24, 25-24
Davis Reardon Total
Points scored: 2407 2534 4941
Avg. points/frame: 49.12 51.71 100.84
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Davis - 1 - - - - 1
Reardon 1 - - 1 - - 2
Quarter-final Wales Gary Owen 25 (49) 17 Northern Ireland Jackie Rea
Played:
1968-11-25 - 11-28
Quarter-final England John Spencer 25 (49) 18 England John Pulman
Played:
1968-11-18 - 11-22
Quarter-final England Rex Williams 25 (49) 4 England Bernard Bennett
Played:
1968-11-25 - 11-29
50+ Breaks:
Williams:

Bennett:

Match Progress: