Alex Higgins - Season 1979-1980 - Professional Results

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    England 1980 Pontins Camber Sands - Professional Non-ranking

    Final
    Higgins
    Taylor
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    102
    Semi-final
    Higgins
    Miles
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    111

    England 1980 World Championship - Professional Ranking

    Final
    Referee
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    52-40; 46-55; 5-69; 47-61; 25-82; 18-98(93); 74(68)-31; 0-81(81); 62(62)-9; 49-61; 62(53)-58(54); 86(76)-27; 36-75; 45-63; 75-17; 67-45; 78(57)-38; 95(64)-38; 86-14; 60-21; 18-70; 27-93; 73-43; 51-74; 115(58)-25; 51-73; 21-67; 58-47; 100(53)-55; 53-55; 73-41; 57-63; 119(119)-7; 96(51)-9
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, 1-5, 2-5, 2-6, 3-6, 3-7, 4-7, 5-7, 5-8, 5-9, 6-9, 7-9, 8-9, 9-9, 10-9, 11-9, 11-10, 11-11, 12-11, 12-12, 13-12, 13-13, 13-14, 14-14, 15-14, 15-15, 16-15, 16-16, 17-16, 18-16
    Thorburn
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    119, 76, 68, 64, 62, 58, 57, 53, 53, 51
    93, 81, 54
    Points Scored
    1980
    1705
    3685
    Avg. points/frame
    58.24
    50.15
    108.38
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Thorburn 5 3 1 - - 1 10
    Higgins 1 - - 1 1 - 3
    Semi-final
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    42-81; 75-58; 70(70)-0; 8-81(60); 57-69(54); 36-93; 49-70; 89(53)-8; 114-8; 23-75(66); 56-47; 81-24; 21-98(55); 63-41; 57-34; 69-32; 26-98(70); 71-45; 83(66)-50; 61-23; 75-26; 20-85; 61-57; 35-57; 32-79(70); 57-61; 58-45; 52-74; 72-22
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4, 2-5, 3-5, 4-5, 4-6, 5-6, 6-6, 6-7, 7-7, 8-7, 9-7, 9-8, 10-8, 11-8, 12-8, 13-8, 13-9, 14-9, 14-10, 14-11, 14-12, 15-12, 15-13, 16-13
    Higgins
    Stevens
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    70, 66, 53
    70, 70, 66, 60, 55, 54
    Points Scored
    1613
    1541
    3154
    Avg. points/frame
    55.62
    53.14
    108.76
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 1 1 - - - 3
    Stevens 2 2 2 - - - 6
    Quarter-final
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    79(67)-31; 37-87(62); 0-136(136); 86-32; 62(60)-1; 22-69; 21-87(70); 122(122)-0; 79(71)-34; 71-19; 0-76; 56-58; 84-40; 2-82(56); 69-66(57); 86(51)-47; 27-86; 79(78)-26; 27-94; 84-42; 77-51; 97(68)-1
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4, 6-5, 6-6, 7-6, 7-7, 8-7, 9-7, 9-8, 10-8, 10-9, 11-9, 12-9, 13-9
    Higgins
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    122, 78, 71, 68, 67, 60, 51
    136, 70, 62, 57, 56
    Points Scored
    1267
    1165
    2432
    Avg. points/frame
    57.59
    52.95
    110.55
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 3 2 - - 1 7
    Davis 2 1 1 - - 1 5
    Last 16
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    65-29; 49-55; 86(86)-30; 87-39; 76-30; 99(77)-17; 46-85(68); 72-28; 95-27; 67-51; 72(51)-46; 65-52; 43-69; 75(53)-58; 33-79; 79-37; 36-83(50); 13-112(85); 76-40
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2, 8-2, 9-2, 10-2, 10-3, 11-3, 11-4, 12-4, 12-5, 12-6, 13-6
    Higgins
    Mans
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    86, 77, 53, 51
    85, 68, 50
    Points Scored
    1234
    967
    2201
    Avg. points/frame
    64.95
    50.89
    115.84
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 2 - 1 1 - - 4
    Mans 1 1 - 1 - - 3
    Last 24
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    61-54; 46-55; 35-64; 101-38; 26-95(70); 71-34; 47-66; 9-82(63); 85-42; 71-49; 78-56; 62-30; 48-75(52); 62(61)-74(52); 60-35; 46-71; 0-77; 78(77)-25; 83(62)-37
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 3-5, 4-5, 5-5, 6-5, 7-5, 7-6, 7-7, 8-7, 8-8, 8-9, 9-9, 10-9
    Higgins
    Meo
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    77, 62, 61
    70, 63, 52, 52
    Points Scored
    1069
    1059
    2128
    Avg. points/frame
    56.26
    55.74
    112
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - 2 1 - - - 3
    Meo 2 1 1 - - - 4

    Northern Ireland 1980 Irish Professional Championship - Professional Non-ranking

    Final
    Frame scores
    33-49; 11-103(99); 14-71; 59-47; 87-21; 76-61(52); 30-107(107); 108(94)-14; 74-39; 74-53; 70-24; 73(54)-34; 86-20; 35-87(81); 50-71(52); 73-64; 0-131(131); 78-28; 13-93; 58-32; 11-104(97); 84-24; 55(50)-45; 103(94)-18; 62-61; 13-117; 9-90; 39-87(68); 85-17; 0-62; 2-92; 33-56; 134(53)-0; 74(53)-41; 62-55; 75-30
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, 6-4, 7-4, 8-4, 9-4, 9-5, 9-6, 10-6, 10-7, 11-7, 11-8, 12-8, 12-9, 13-9, 14-9, 15-9, 16-9, 16-10, 16-11, 16-12, 17-12, 17-13, 17-14, 17-15, 18-15, 19-15, 20-15, 21-15
    Taylor
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    94, 94, 54, 53, 53, 50
    131, 107, 99, 97, 81, 68, 52, 52
    Points Scored
    1943
    2048
    3991
    Avg. points/frame
    53.97
    56.89
    110.86
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Taylor 4 - - - 2 - 6
    Higgins 2 1 - 1 2 2 8

    England 1980 British Gold Cup - Professional Non-ranking

    Final
    Frame scores
    12-109(77); 70-45; 132(132)-1; 104(65)-8; 66-37; 92-37
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Higgins
    Reardon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    132, 65
    77
    Points Scored
    476
    237
    713
    Avg. points/frame
    79.33
    39.5
    118.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - 1 - - - 1 2
    Reardon - - 1 - - - 1
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    95(72)-31; 78-3; 88(56)-6; 68-48
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0
    Higgins
    Meo
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    72, 56
    Points Scored
    329
    88
    417
    Avg. points/frame
    82.25
    22
    104.25
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 - 1 - - 1 3
    Meo - - - - - - 0
    Group
    Frame scores
    78-28; 58-46; 48-87
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1
    Higgins
    Fagan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    184
    161
    345
    Avg. points/frame
    61.33
    53.67
    115
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - - - 0
    Fagan - - - - - - 0
    Group
    Frame scores
    77-64; 135(135)-0; 140(134)-0
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0
    Higgins
    Griffiths
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    135, 134
    Points Scored
    352
    64
    416
    Avg. points/frame
    117.33
    21.33
    138.67
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - - 2 2
    Griffiths - - - - - - 0
    Group
    Frame scores
    66-34; 82-32; 58-80(55)
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1
    Taylor
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    55
    Points Scored
    206
    146
    352
    Avg. points/frame
    68.67
    48.67
    117.33
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Taylor - - - - - - 0
    Higgins 1 - - - - - 1

    Ireland 1980 Irish Masters - Professional Invitational

    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    68-29; 27-87; 105-0; 88-49; 123(50)-2
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1
    Mountjoy
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    50
    Points Scored
    411
    167
    578
    Avg. points/frame
    82.2
    33.4
    115.6
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Mountjoy 1 - - - - - 1
    Higgins - - - - - - 0

    England 1980 Masters - Professional Invitational

    Final
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    67-39; 73(73)-30; 4-81(81); 61-68; 104(77)-15; 61(52)-67; 54-55; 102-25; 66(53)-61; 58(58); 70(70); 75-49; 117(51)-3; 67-60; 131(131)-0
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4, , , 6-4, 7-4, 8-4, 9-4
    Griffiths
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    131, 77, 73, 53, 52, 51
    81
    Points Scored
    982
    553
    1535
    Avg. points/frame
    70.14
    39.5
    109.64
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Griffiths 3 - 2 - - 1 6
    Higgins - - - 1 - - 1
    Semi-final
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    70-33; 86-54; 1-122(78); 69-57; 82-10; 16-108(93); 58-55
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
    Higgins
    Reardon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    93, 78
    Points Scored
    382
    439
    821
    Avg. points/frame
    54.57
    62.71
    117.29
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - - - 0
    Reardon - - 1 - 1 - 2
    Quarter-final
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    42-78; 92-29; 97-24; 55-51; 69-43; 77-50(50)
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Higgins
    Mans
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    50
    Points Scored
    432
    275
    707
    Avg. points/frame
    72
    45.83
    117.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - - - 0
    Mans 1 - - - - - 1
    Round 1
    Broadcast
    Match was broadcast
    Frame scores
    37-64; 77-38; 69(53)-59; 66-29; 77-36; 65-60(50)
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Higgins
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    53
    50
    Points Scored
    391
    286
    677
    Avg. points/frame
    65.17
    47.67
    112.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 - - - - - 1
    Davis 1 - - - - - 1

    England 1980 Tolly Cobbold Classic - Professional Invitational

    Final
    Frame scores
    92-38; 37-69; 45-83(63); 1-121(79); 70(50)-53; 115(114)-19; 38-58; 81(50)-14
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4
    Higgins
    Taylor
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    114, 50, 50
    79, 63
    Points Scored
    479
    455
    934
    Avg. points/frame
    53.22
    50.56
    103.78
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 2 - - - - 1 3
    Taylor - 1 1 - - - 2

    England 1980 Classic - Professional Invitational

    Final
    Referee
    Frame scores
    64-46; 51-50; 39-102; 19-97(75); 26-70(52); 67-29; 90(52)-30
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3
    Spencer
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    52
    75, 52
    Points Scored
    356
    424
    780
    Avg. points/frame
    50.86
    60.57
    111.43
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Spencer 1 - - - - - 1
    Higgins 1 - 1 - - - 2
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    103(62)-16; 69(52)-62
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0
    Higgins
    Griffiths
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    62, 52
    Points Scored
    172
    78
    250
    Avg. points/frame
    86
    39
    125
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 1 - - - - 2
    Griffiths - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    74-37; 71-63
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0
    Higgins
    Taylor
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    145
    100
    245
    Avg. points/frame
    72.5
    50
    122.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - - - 0
    Taylor - - - - - - 0

    England 1980 Padmore / Super Crystalate International - Professional Non-ranking

    Final
    Frame scores
    81(81)-39; 76-46; 33-89; 21-58; 83-22; 124(73)-1
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2
    Higgins
    Mans
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    81, 73
    Points Scored
    418
    255
    673
    Avg. points/frame
    69.67
    42.5
    112.17
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - 1 1 - - 2
    Mans - - - - - - 0
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    91(63)-23; 51-63; 109-8; 31-92; 73-30
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2
    Higgins
    Thorne
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    63
    Points Scored
    355
    216
    571
    Avg. points/frame
    71
    43.2
    114.2
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - 1 - - - - 1
    Thorne - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    38-62; 109(94)-16; 12-92(72); 76-18; 84-17
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2
    Higgins
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    94
    72
    Points Scored
    319
    205
    524
    Avg. points/frame
    63.8
    41
    104.8
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - - - - 1 - 1
    Davis - - 1 - - - 1

    England 1979 UK Championship - Professional Non-ranking

    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    25-90(57); 117(93)-26; 35-71(70); 85-35; 71-29; 91(60)-9; 86-36; 22-85(58); 20-54; 19-68; 5-83(76); 13-108(104); 60-20; 76-39; 126(118)-0; 74-16
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 5-3, 5-4, 5-5, 5-6, 5-7, 6-7, 7-7, 8-7, 9-7
    Griffiths
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    118, 93, 60
    104, 76, 70, 58, 57
    Points Scored
    925
    769
    1694
    Avg. points/frame
    57.81
    48.06
    105.88
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Griffiths - 1 - - 1 1 3
    Higgins 2 - 2 - - 1 5
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    74-36; 100-17; 85-22; 65-56; 34-89; 99(80)-20; 50-73; 61-28; 83-17; 51-61; 87-48; 90(53)-52
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2, 7-3, 8-3, 9-3
    Higgins
    Houlihan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    80, 53
    Points Scored
    879
    519
    1398
    Avg. points/frame
    73.25
    43.25
    116.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 - - 1 - - 2
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0

    Canada 1979 Canadian Open - Professional Non-ranking

    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    78-50; 100-22; 58-66; 9-91(73); 33-69; 57-77; 108(108)-11; 141(116)-2; 37-72(52); 60-15; 63-4; 78-15; 27-94(94); 66-15; 71-50
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 4-5, 5-5, 6-5, 7-5, 7-6, 8-6, 9-6
    Thorburn
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    116, 108
    94, 73, 52
    Points Scored
    986
    653
    1639
    Avg. points/frame
    65.73
    43.53
    109.27
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Thorburn - - - - - 2 2
    Higgins 1 - 1 - 1 - 3


    Statistics

    Player Information
    Country: Northern Ireland Northern Ireland
    Date of birth: March 18th 1949
    Date of death: July 24th 2010 (age 61)
    Turned professional: 1971
    Seasons as professional: 26

    Matches & Frames
    Matches
    Played: 37
    Won: 28 (75.68%)
    Lost: 8 (21.62%)
    Drawn: 1 (2.7%)
    Frames
    Played: 367
    Won: 214 (58.31%)
    Lost: 153 (41.69%)

    Additional Pages
    Finishes
    Tournaments played: 11
    Category Winner Final Semi Quarter Last 16 Last 32
    Ranking 0 1 0 0 0 0
    Minor Ranking 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Non-ranking 3 1 1 1 0 0
    League 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Invitational 1 2 1 0 0 0
    Tour Qualifier 0 0 0 0 0 0
    6-reds 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Total 4 4 2 1 0 0

    Match Statistics
    This season
    Deciding frames: Played: 10 Won: 8 (80%)
    Whitewashes: Played: 6 Won: 6 (100%)
    First match in tournament: Played: 11 Won: 8 (72.73%)
    Points scored:
    For: 16,961 Against: 15,899
    Average shot time:
    High: 0 Low: 0
    Biggest single prize: GBP 8,000 - Final
    England 1980 World Championship

    Match lengths played:
    Best of Played Won
    41 1 0 (0%)
    35 1 0 (0%)
    31 1 1 (100%)
    25 2 2 (100%)
    19 1 1 (100%)
    17 7 4 (57.14%)
    9 6 6 (100%)
    7 5 3 (60%)
    5 2 2 (100%)
    4 3 2 (66.67%)
    3 8 7 (87.5%)
    Rounds played:
    Round Played Won
    Final 8 4 (50%)
    Semi-final 8 6 (75%)
    Quarter-final 7 6 (85.71%)
    Last 16 3 3 (100%)
    Last 24 1 1 (100%)
    Round 1 1 1 (100%)
    Group 9 7 (77.78%)

    Breaks

    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Breaks 18 10 11 6 5 11 61
    Frame rate 20.39 36.7 33.36 61.17 73.4 33.36 6.02

    Centuries
    Tournament Centuries Rate
    England 1980 Pontins Camber Sands 2 14
    England 1980 World Championship 1 123
    Northern Ireland 1980 Irish Professional Championship 2 18
    England 1980 British Gold Cup 4 4.75
    England 1980 Tolly Cobbold Classic 1 21
    England 1979 UK Championship 1 28
    Total 11 33.36
    Prize money
    Tournament Finish Prize Money
    (GBP)
    England 1980 Pontins Camber Sands Winner 2,000
    England 1980 World Championship Final 8,000
    Northern Ireland 1980 Irish Professional Championship Final 0
    England 1980 British Gold Cup Winner 4,000
    Ireland 1980 Irish Masters Semi-final 800
    England 1980 Masters Final 2,500
    England 1980 Tolly Cobbold Classic Winner 1,500
    England 1980 Classic Final 1,500
    England 1980 Padmore / Super Crystalate International Winner 2,000
    England 1979 UK Championship Quarter-final 625
    Canada 1979 Canadian Open Semi-final 0
    Total 22,925