1997 European Open

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    Status: Professional Ranking
    Season: 1996-1997
    Dates: February 23rd 1997 - March 2nd 1997
    Qualifying dates: June 29th 1996 - August 31st 1996
    Location: Malta Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valetta, Malta
    Sponsor: None
    Broadcaster: None
    Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Amount 34 24 13 15 6 29 121
    Frame rate 88.59 125.5 231.69 200.8 502 103.86 24.89
    Players:
    Professional Amateur Total
    421 1 422
    Matches: 421
    Frames: 3,012
    Centuries:
    Qualifiers Venue Total
    16 13 29
    Prize fund: GBP 321,760
    Points scored: 20,742
    Final
    Higgins
    Parrott
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    100
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    80-0; 97(84)-1; 62(61)-19; 73-32; 73(52)-9; 66-1
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 6-0
    Higgins
    Wattana
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    84, 61, 52
    Points Scored
    451
    62
    513
    Avg. points/frame
    75.17
    10.33
    85.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 1 - 1 - - 3
    Wattana - - - - - - 0
    Semi-final
    Parrott
    Doherty
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    107
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    96(90)-30; 20-115(71); 23-57; 34-61; 66-6; 65-62(59); 100(80)-8; 63-36
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Doherty
    Ebdon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    90, 80
    71, 59
    Points Scored
    467
    375
    842
    Avg. points/frame
    58.38
    46.88
    105.25
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Doherty - - - 1 1 - 2
    Ebdon 1 - 1 - - - 2
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    63(63)-15; 60-9; 31-67; 68-45; 44-52; 1-89(66); 81(80)-0; 68(66)-1
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Higgins
    Lee
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    80, 66, 63
    66
    Points Scored
    416
    278
    694
    Avg. points/frame
    52
    34.75
    86.75
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins - 2 - 1 - - 3
    Lee - 1 - - - - 1
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    51-32; 20-59; 58-69; 84-9; 7-67(67); 64-57; 15-65; 57-8; 71-12
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 3-4, 4-4, 5-4
    Parrott
    McManus
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    67
    Points Scored
    427
    378
    805
    Avg. points/frame
    47.44
    42
    89.44
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Parrott - - - - - - 0
    McManus - 1 - - - - 1
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    58-40; 89(69)-43; 102(85)-15; 0-106(106); 0-80(50); 76(76)-39; 69-43
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Wattana
    Hendry
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    85, 76, 69
    106, 50
    Points Scored
    394
    366
    760
    Avg. points/frame
    56.29
    52.29
    108.57
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wattana - 1 1 1 - - 3
    Hendry 1 - - - - 1 2
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    53-43; 81-2; 53-61; 65-38; 0-88(71); 17-102(87); 83(54)-6; 73-7
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Doherty
    Hicks
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    54
    87, 71
    Points Scored
    425
    347
    772
    Avg. points/frame
    53.13
    43.38
    96.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Doherty 1 - - - - - 1
    Hicks - - 1 1 - - 2
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    1-100(77); 82(82)-1; 33-73(60); 75(53)-45; 63-49; 42-68; 58-52; 110(107)-0
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Ebdon
    Robidoux
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    107, 82, 53
    77, 60
    Points Scored
    464
    388
    852
    Avg. points/frame
    58
    48.5
    106.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Ebdon 1 - - 1 - 1 3
    Robidoux - 1 1 - - - 2
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    60-52; 46-68; 0-71(53); 90(63)-0; 19-61; 124(124)-1; 95(59)-27; 109(64)-5
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Hendry
    Birch
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    124, 64, 63, 59
    53
    Points Scored
    543
    285
    828
    Avg. points/frame
    67.88
    35.63
    103.5
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Hendry 1 2 - - - 1 4
    Birch 1 - - - - - 1
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    84(83)-11; 22-65; 17-57; 98(91)-1; 59-28; 44-57; 70(53)-16; 74(74)-24
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Higgins
    White
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    91, 83, 74, 53
    Points Scored
    468
    259
    727
    Avg. points/frame
    58.5
    32.38
    90.88
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 - 1 1 1 - 4
    White - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    107(58)-17; 1-64(58); 72(62)-0; 90-0; 101(94)-7; 97(65)-0
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Lee
    Bond
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    94, 65, 62, 58
    58
    Points Scored
    468
    88
    556
    Avg. points/frame
    78
    14.67
    92.67
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Lee 1 2 - - 1 - 4
    Bond 1 - - - - - 1
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    20-82(59); 46-72(53); 75(75)-24; 4-76; 64(58)-8; 60-27; 97(97)-0; 70-18
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    McManus
    Morgan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    97, 75, 58
    59, 53
    Points Scored
    436
    307
    743
    Avg. points/frame
    54.5
    38.38
    92.88
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    McManus 1 - 1 - 1 - 3
    Morgan 2 - - - - - 2
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    68(68)-32; 34-68; 28-68; 121(101)-0; 63-58; 57-27; 67-24
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Parrott
    Drago
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    101, 68
    Points Scored
    438
    277
    715
    Avg. points/frame
    62.57
    39.57
    102.14
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Parrott - 1 - - - 1 2
    Drago - - - - - - 0
    Last 16
    Frame scores
    0-88(88); 70-49; 0-141(141); 58-40; 6-79; 68-28; 55-47; 73-4
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Wattana
    Small
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    141, 88
    Points Scored
    330
    476
    806
    Avg. points/frame
    41.25
    59.5
    100.75
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wattana - - - - - - 0
    Small - - - 1 - 1 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    67-62(62); 96-0; 27-92(74); 84(70)-41; 67-31; 72-32
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Birch
    Harold
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    70
    74, 62
    Points Scored
    413
    258
    671
    Avg. points/frame
    68.83
    43
    111.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Birch - - 1 - - - 1
    Harold - 1 1 - - - 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    62-18; 0-80(64); 115(96)-12; 64(63)-5; 8-73(51); 56-72(61); 79-17; 75(60)-16
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3
    Bond
    Lawler
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    96, 63, 60
    64, 61, 51
    Points Scored
    459
    293
    752
    Avg. points/frame
    57.38
    36.63
    94
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Bond - 2 - - 1 - 3
    Lawler 1 2 - - - - 3
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    70-14; 80-10; 71(61)-9; 71(61)-66; 56-40; 0-88(88); 0-100(100); 64-62(54)
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2
    Doherty
    Milkins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    61, 61
    100, 88, 54
    Points Scored
    412
    389
    801
    Avg. points/frame
    51.5
    48.63
    100.13
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Doherty - 2 - - - - 2
    Milkins 1 - - 1 - 1 3
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    123(52,70)-4; 96(82)-4; 62-37; 75(50)-18; 67-27
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
    Drago
    Davies
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    82, 70, 52, 50
    Points Scored
    423
    90
    513
    Avg. points/frame
    84.6
    18
    102.6
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Drago 2 - 1 1 - - 4
    Davies - - - - - - 0
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    105(105)-0; 42-63; 67-15; 1-131(126); 115(110)-17; 55-54; 61-57
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Ebdon
    Chappel
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    110, 105
    126
    Points Scored
    446
    337
    783
    Avg. points/frame
    63.71
    48.14
    111.86
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Ebdon - - - - - 2 2
    Chappel - - - - - 1 1
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    86(86)-0; 94(53)-28; 62-26; 56-47; 48-61; 73-13
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1
    Hendry
    Burnett
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    86, 53
    Points Scored
    419
    175
    594
    Avg. points/frame
    69.83
    29.17
    99
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Hendry 1 - - 1 - - 2
    Burnett - - - - - - 0
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    104(55)-12; 81(58)-59(54); 0-79; 79-0; 1-85(50); 121(84)-4; 15-58; 61-14
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    Hicks
    Williams
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    84, 58, 55
    54, 50
    Points Scored
    462
    311
    773
    Avg. points/frame
    57.75
    38.88
    96.63
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Hicks 2 - - 1 - - 3
    Williams 2 - - - - - 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    0-129(129); 118(86)-1; 86-0; 0-73; 69-55; 76(76)-1; 25-92; 72(50)-8
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3
    Higgins
    Swail
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    86, 76, 50
    129
    Points Scored
    446
    359
    805
    Avg. points/frame
    55.75
    44.88
    100.63
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 1 - 1 1 - - 3
    Swail - - - - - 1 1
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    58-49; 65(52)-37; 103(91)-0; 77-37; 70-47
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0
    Lee
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    91, 52
    Points Scored
    373
    170
    543
    Avg. points/frame
    74.6
    34
    108.6
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Lee 1 - - - 1 - 2
    Davis - - - - - - 0
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    72-28; 78-23; 0-119(65,54); 24-60; 69-6; 60-35; 65-13
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    McManus
    Clarke
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    65, 54
    Points Scored
    368
    284
    652
    Avg. points/frame
    52.57
    40.57
    93.14
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    McManus - - - - - - 0
    Clarke 1 1 - - - - 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    57-60(56); 58-43; 77(65)-50(50); 74-31; 98(64)-29; 0-102(56); 62-27
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
    Morgan
    Hamilton
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    65, 64
    56, 56, 50
    Points Scored
    426
    342
    768
    Avg. points/frame
    53.25
    42.75
    96
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Morgan - 2 - - - - 2
    Hamilton 3 - - - - - 3
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    67-31; 62-49; 84(84)-0; 59-48; 14-87(87); 27-72(57); 65-23
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 4-2, 5-2
    Parrott
    Henry
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    84
    87, 57
    Points Scored
    378
    310
    688
    Avg. points/frame
    54
    44.29
    98.29
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Parrott - - - 1 - - 1
    Henry 1 - - 1 - - 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    107(54)-26; 12-75; 13-52; 57(52)-79; 72-22; 73(52)-20; 61-18; 1-77(73); 68(54)-23
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4
    Robidoux
    Clark
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    54, 54, 52, 52
    73
    Points Scored
    464
    392
    856
    Avg. points/frame
    51.56
    43.56
    95.11
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Robidoux 4 - - - - - 4
    Clark - - 1 - - - 1
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    26-77(56); 68-30; 52-24; 129(79)-0; 76-17; 61-53
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    Small
    O'Sullivan
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    79
    56
    Points Scored
    412
    201
    613
    Avg. points/frame
    68.67
    33.5
    102.17
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Small - - 1 - - - 1
    O'Sullivan 1 - - - - - 1
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    57-37; 13-71(69); 75-43; 75-22; 59-71(71); 70-37; 69-1
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2
    Wattana
    Henderson
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    71, 69
    Points Scored
    418
    282
    700
    Avg. points/frame
    59.71
    40.29
    100
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Wattana - - - - - - 0
    Henderson - 1 1 - - - 2
    Last 32
    Frame scores
    80-0; 8-92(68); 71-7; 58-34; 65-63; 139(101)-0
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1
    White
    Stevens
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    101
    68
    Points Scored
    421
    196
    617
    Avg. points/frame
    70.17
    32.67
    102.83
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    White - - - - - 1 1
    Stevens - 1 - - - - 1
    Last 48
    Burnett
    Wilkinson
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    104, 110
    Last 48
    Clark
    Dott
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    141
    Last 48
    Lee
    O'Brien
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    137
    Last 48
    Stevens
    Thorne
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    105, 127
    Last 48
    Swail
    King
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    106
    120
    Last 64
    Clarke
    Hunter
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    100
    Last 64
    King
    Johnson
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    108
    Last 96
    Henderson
    Rowswell
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    134
    Last 96
    King
    Pinches
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    136
    Last 128
    Hunter
    Grech
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    124
    Round 5
    Brown
    Abernethy
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    140
    Round 5
    Duffy
    Wallace
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    140
    Round 5
    England Steve Harrison (Walkover)
    0 (9) 0
    Round 1
    England Karl Beare (Walkover)
    0 (9) 0
    Round 1
    Gray
    Paddon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    100