1954 English Amateur Championship

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    Status: Amateur National Championship
    Season: 1953-1954
    Dates: March 8th 1954 - March 30th 1954
    Qualifying dates: November 4th 1953 - January 14th 1954
    Location: England Burroughes & Watts Hall, London, England
    Sponsor: None
    Broadcaster: None
    Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Amount 2 6 2 - - - 10
    Frame rate 372.5 124.17 372.5 - - - 74.5
    Players:
    Professional Amateur Total
    0 161 161
    Matches: 155
    Frames: 745
    Centuries:
    Qualifiers Venue Total
    0 0 0
    Prize fund: GBP 0
    Points scored: 25,349

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    Final
    Played on
    1954-03-29 - 03-30
    Frame scores
    111-0; 93-22; 35-68; 74(61)-50; 99-12; 26-65; 37-57; 66-61; 45-55; 114-19; 33-84(68); 26-78; 66-53; 30-74; 80(63)-53; 68-41; 13-96; 49-61; 88-24; 70-58
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4, 6-5, 6-6, 7-6, 7-7, 8-7, 9-7, 9-8, 9-9, 10-9, 11-9
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Wilson
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    63, 61
    68
    Points Scored
    1223
    1031
    2254
    Avg. points/frame
    61.15
    51.55
    112.7
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - 2 - - - - 2
    Wilson - 1 - - - - 1
    Semi-final
    Played on
    1954-03-26
    Frame scores
    66-24; 87-21; 51-62; 38-48; 68-54; 50-34; 75-19
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Brindle
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    435
    262
    697
    Avg. points/frame
    62.14
    37.43
    99.57
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - - - - - - 0
    Brindle - - - - - - 0
    Semi-final
    Played on
    1954-03-27
    Frame scores
    82-38; 24-83; 102-7; 134(62,68)-5; 56-74; 19-93; 67-30; 97-34
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Wilson
    T Buck
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    68, 62
    Points Scored
    581
    364
    945
    Avg. points/frame
    72.63
    45.5
    118.13
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wilson - 2 - - - - 2
    T Buck - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1954-03-22
    Frame scores
    37-71; 16-65; 55-38; 79-42; 61-52; 47-21; 56-58; 62-35
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    Brindle
    Graham
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    413
    382
    795
    Avg. points/frame
    51.63
    47.75
    99.38
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Brindle - - - - - - 0
    Graham - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1954-03-23
    Frame scores
    94-14; 46-25; 56-32; 41-43; 86-43; 115-6
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Cullington
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    438
    163
    601
    Avg. points/frame
    73
    27.17
    100.17
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - - - - - - 0
    Cullington - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1954-03-24
    Frame scores
    74-17; 41-54; 95(53)-34; 50-71; 81-27; 29-81; 64-35; 64-35; 57-66; 62-41
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
    T Buck
    Houlihan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    53
    Points Scored
    617
    461
    1078
    Avg. points/frame
    68.56
    51.22
    119.78
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    T Buck 1 - - - - - 1
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1954-03-25
    Frame scores
    70-20; 80-47; 46-60; 78-28; 58-25; 74-32
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Wilson
    Kilbank
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    406
    212
    618
    Avg. points/frame
    67.67
    35.33
    103
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wilson - - - - - - 0
    Kilbank - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-13
    Frame scores
    44-52; 58-47; 55-63; 79-23; 59-36; 71-26; 84-27
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Brindle
    Fitzmaurice
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    450
    274
    724
    Avg. points/frame
    64.29
    39.14
    103.43
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Brindle - - - - - - 0
    Fitzmaurice - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-15
    Frame scores
    23-55; 61-37; 74-72; 41-40; 57-35; 53-39
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Cullington
    H Poole
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    309
    278
    587
    Avg. points/frame
    51.5
    46.33
    97.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Cullington - - - - - - 0
    H Poole - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-16
    Frame scores
    60-55; 11-89; 33-66; 71-38; 61-53; 69-26; 11-65; 13-81; 74-45
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Gordon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    403
    518
    921
    Avg. points/frame
    44.78
    57.56
    102.33
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - - - - - - 0
    Gordon - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-12
    Frame scores
    66-39; 57-43; 79-19; 49-78; 67-13; 60-73; 62-15
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
    Graham
    Calvert
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    440
    280
    720
    Avg. points/frame
    62.86
    40
    102.86
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Graham - - - - - - 0
    Calvert - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-17
    Frame scores
    34-91; 28-91; 55-44; 51-54; 59-33; 50-60; 62-47; 79-17; 79-1
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
    Houlihan
    A Heaton
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    497
    438
    935
    Avg. points/frame
    55.22
    48.67
    103.89
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    A Heaton - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-20
    Frame scores
    9-86; 25-66; 70-39; 61-45; 73-29; 62-41; 80-35
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Kilbank
    Downey
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    380
    341
    721
    Avg. points/frame
    54.29
    48.71
    103
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Kilbank - - - - - - 0
    Downey - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-18
    Frame scores
    55-69; 38-85; 41-53; 71-50; 66-20; 99-11; 72-27; 60-37
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    T Buck
    Wright
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    502
    352
    854
    Avg. points/frame
    62.75
    44
    106.75
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    T Buck - - - - - - 0
    Wright - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Played on
    1954-03-19
    Frame scores
    40-60; 80-42; 55-54; 46-53; 81(58)-39; 71-34; 8-78; 65-40
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    Wilson
    Plinston
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    58
    Points Scored
    446
    400
    846
    Avg. points/frame
    55.75
    50
    105.75
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wilson 1 - - - - - 1
    Plinston - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Played on
    1954-03-11
    Frame scores
    37-70; 61-33; 20-84; 88-28; 61-48; 65-57; 32-46; 77-25
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    A Heaton
    Seffers
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    441
    391
    832
    Avg. points/frame
    55.13
    48.88
    104
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    A Heaton - - - - - - 0
    Seffers - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Played on
    1954-03-09
    Frame scores
    85-37; 100-12; 55-34; 72-27; 56-30
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Lang
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    368
    140
    508
    Avg. points/frame
    73.6
    28
    101.6
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - - - - - - 0
    Lang - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Played on
    1954-03-08
    Frame scores
    37-65; 81-37; 73-33; 71-45; 31-61; 65-55; 44-52; 65-32
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    Gordon
    Sutcliffe
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    467
    380
    847
    Avg. points/frame
    58.38
    47.5
    105.88
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Gordon - - - - - - 0
    Sutcliffe - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Played on
    1954-03-10
    Frame scores
    94-16; 90-39; 57-53; 65-33; 86-29
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
    Houlihan
    Hobbs
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    392
    170
    562
    Avg. points/frame
    78.4
    34
    112.4
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    Hobbs - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    52-38; 93-17; 32-65; 80-47; 86-21; 56-46
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Brindle
    L Morgan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    399
    234
    633
    Avg. points/frame
    66.5
    39
    105.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Brindle - - - - - - 0
    L Morgan - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    5 (9) 4
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    78-28; 54-66; 67-21; 32-76; 37-59; 67-57; 64-22; 54-38
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Fitzmaurice
    Edwards
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    453
    367
    820
    Avg. points/frame
    56.63
    45.88
    102.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Fitzmaurice - - - - - - 0
    Edwards - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    35-64; 62-22; 48-62; 55-38; 24-59; 41-30; 41-39
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3
    Geoffrey Thompson
    Stokeley
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    306
    314
    620
    Avg. points/frame
    43.71
    44.86
    88.57
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Geoffrey Thompson - - - - - - 0
    Stokeley - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    82-27; 89(71)-32; 58-29; 109-18; 69-42
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
    Houlihan
    G Chapman
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    71
    Points Scored
    407
    148
    555
    Avg. points/frame
    81.4
    29.6
    111
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - 1 - - - 1
    G Chapman - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    75-37; 25-88; 46-79; 87-17; 74-43; 81-2; 52-38
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Kilbank
    C Percival
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    440
    304
    744
    Avg. points/frame
    62.86
    43.43
    106.29
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Kilbank - - - - - - 0
    C Percival - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    5 (9) 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    57-32; 72-43; 32-45; 69-60; 73-47; 66-64
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Plinston
    Todd
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    369
    291
    660
    Avg. points/frame
    61.5
    48.5
    110
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Plinston - - - - - - 0
    Todd - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    72-40; 70-26; 59-31; 57-45; 42-67; 80-43
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1
    Sutcliffe
    W Aiden
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    380
    252
    632
    Avg. points/frame
    63.33
    42
    105.33
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Sutcliffe - - - - - - 0
    W Aiden - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Frame scores
    22-84; 23-78; 65-37; 28-78; 78-17; 42-31; 54-20; 54-80; 53-52
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
    Wilson
    Reardon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    419
    477
    896
    Avg. points/frame
    46.56
    53
    99.56
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wilson - - - - - - 0
    Reardon - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 6
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Frame scores
    66-24; 37-64; 55-32; 43-71; 69-55
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2
    C Percival
    Birks
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    270
    246
    516
    Avg. points/frame
    54
    49.2
    103.2
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    C Percival - - - - - - 0
    Birks - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    3 (5) 0
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    3 (5) 2
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Frame scores
    54-34; 52-40; 65-39
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0
    Houlihan
    Barnett
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    171
    113
    284
    Avg. points/frame
    57
    37.67
    94.67
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    Barnett - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    3 (5) 2
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Frame scores
    33-45; 59-47; 79-9; 29-50; 104-9
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2
    Reardon
    Thomas
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    304
    160
    464
    Avg. points/frame
    60.8
    32
    92.8
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Reardon - - - - - - 0
    Thomas - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Frame scores
    52-30; 47-38; 30-60; 46-43
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1
    Sutcliffe
    Hird
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    175
    171
    346
    Avg. points/frame
    43.75
    42.75
    86.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Sutcliffe - - - - - - 0
    Hird - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Pre-qualifying 5
    Frame scores
    45-34; 37-46; 43-28; 46-70; 91-38
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2
    W Aiden
    G Robertson
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    262
    216
    478
    Avg. points/frame
    52.4
    43.2
    95.6
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    W Aiden - - - - - - 0
    G Robertson - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Frame scores
    79-25; 38-51; 57-43; 47-40
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1
    Houlihan
    Armstrong
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    221
    159
    380
    Avg. points/frame
    55.25
    39.75
    95
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    Armstrong - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    3 (5) 1
    Pre-qualifying 4
    3 (5) 1
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 4
    3 (5) 2
    Pre-qualifying 4
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    3 (5) 2
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    England Alfred Burdett(Walkover)
    0 (5) 0
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    3 (5) 0
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    3 (5) 2
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Frame scores
    53-61; 42-29; 62-22; 65-35
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1
    Houlihan
    Hyams
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    222
    147
    369
    Avg. points/frame
    55.5
    36.75
    92.25
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - - - - - 0
    Hyams - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 3
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Played on
    1954-02-01
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Pre-qualifying 2
    3 (5) 0
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Frame scores
    56-44; 53-60; 30-60; 79-48; 103(74)-48
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2
    Houlihan
    E Hoare
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    74
    Points Scored
    321
    260
    581
    Avg. points/frame
    64.2
    52
    116.2
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - - 1 - - - 1
    E Hoare - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 2
    3 (5) 0
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Pre-qualifying 2
    Pre-qualifying 1
    Played on
    1953-12-12
    Pre-qualifying 1
    Played on
    1953-12-16
    Frame scores
    61-43; 80-27; 99(62)-16
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0
    Houlihan
    Hall
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    62
    Points Scored
    240
    86
    326
    Avg. points/frame
    80
    28.67
    108.67
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Houlihan - 1 - - - - 1
    Hall - - - - - - 0
    Pre-qualifying 1
    Played on
    1953-11-07
    Pre-qualifying 1
    Played on
    1953-11-13