1998 Irish Masters

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  • Tournament Info

    Status: Professional Invitational
    Season: 1997-1998
    Dates: March 24th 1998 - March 29th 1998
    Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
    Location: Ireland Goffs, Kill, Ireland
    Sponsor: Benson and Hedges
    Broadcaster: None
    Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Amount 13 17 6 5 4 7 52
    Frame rate 7.54 5.76 16.33 19.6 24.5 14 1.88
    Players:
    Professional Amateur Total
    12 0 12
    Matches: 11
    Frames: 98
    Centuries:
    Qualifiers Venue Total
    0 7 7
    Prize fund: GBP 135,297
    Points scored: 9,566

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    Final
    Frame scores
    52-51; 84(83)-0; 115(107)-18; 65(64)-0; 0-129(129); 77(77)-46; 37-82; 89-31; 118(68)-1; 34-57; 96-21; 84(84)-0(O'Sullivan was disqualified after the tournament due to a failed drugs test, the title and winners prize money was awarded to Doherty)
    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
    O'Sullivan
    Doherty
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    107, 84, 83, 77, 68, 64
    129
    Points Scored
    851
    436
    1287
    Avg. points/frame
    70.92
    36.33
    107.25
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    O'Sullivan - 2 1 2 - 1 6
    Doherty - - - - - 1 1
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    9-77(65); 66-17; 69-9; 60(60)-6; 65-32; 74(65)-15; 70-0
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1
    Doherty
    Parrott
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    65, 60
    65
    Points Scored
    413
    156
    569
    Avg. points/frame
    59
    22.29
    81.29
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Doherty - 2 - - - - 2
    Parrott - 1 - - - - 1
    Semi-final
    Frame scores
    73-41; 0-82(57); 91(91)-0; 0-105(81); 77-13; 123(123)-8; 0-99(99); 68(56)-17; 50(50)-59; 58-39
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4
    O'Sullivan
    Higgins
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    123, 91, 56, 50
    99, 81, 57
    Points Scored
    540
    463
    1003
    Avg. points/frame
    54
    46.3
    100.3
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    O'Sullivan 2 - - - 1 1 4
    Higgins 1 - - 1 1 - 3
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    115(111)-0; 41-76; 74(74)-1; 82(60)-0; 99(69)-15; 68(54)-4; 74(70)-28
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1
    Doherty
    O'Brien
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    111, 74, 70, 69, 60, 54
    Points Scored
    553
    124
    677
    Avg. points/frame
    79
    17.71
    96.71
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Doherty 1 2 2 - - 1 6
    O'Brien - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    15-75; 64(56)-58; 81(81)-10; 0-114(51); 21-82; 71(58)-0; 76(54)-6; 56-43; 70(64)-44
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
    Higgins
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    81, 64, 58, 56, 54
    51
    Points Scored
    454
    432
    886
    Avg. points/frame
    50.44
    48
    98.44
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Higgins 3 1 - 1 - - 5
    Davis 1 - - - - - 1
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    43-59(53); 85(81)-17; 67-22; 65-13; 41-78; 16-84; 122(73)-16; 66(62)-25; 117(109)-16
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
    O'Sullivan
    Hendry
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    109, 81, 73, 62
    53
    Points Scored
    622
    330
    952
    Avg. points/frame
    69.11
    36.67
    105.78
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    O'Sullivan - 1 1 1 - 1 4
    Hendry 1 - - - - - 1
    Quarter-final
    Frame scores
    65-61; 72-15; 0-118(112); 25-58(50); 70-58; 8-102(101); 62-2; 86-5; 88-12
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3
    Parrott
    Williams
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    112, 101, 50
    Points Scored
    476
    431
    907
    Avg. points/frame
    52.89
    47.89
    100.78
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Parrott - - - - - - 0
    Williams 1 - - - - 2 3
    Round 1
    Frame scores
    49-56; 0-117(60,52); 52-61; 85(65)-36; 52-59; 57-32; 70(70)-32; 35-58
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 1-4, 2-4, 3-4, 3-5
    Davis
    Bond
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    70, 65
    60, 52
    Points Scored
    400
    451
    851
    Avg. points/frame
    36.36
    41
    77.36
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis - 1 1 - - - 2
    Bond 1 1 - - - - 2
    Round 1
    Frame scores
    100(65)-12; 85(64)-21; 78(59)-34; 90(64)-21; 31-100; 76-38; 28-58; 81-8
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2
    O'Brien
    Ebdon
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    65, 64, 64, 59
    Points Scored
    569
    292
    861
    Avg. points/frame
    71.13
    36.5
    107.63
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    O'Brien 1 3 - - - - 4
    Ebdon - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Frame scores
    94(56)-20; 76-44; 56-63; 67-55; 65-30; 96(96)-4; 29-58; 99-0
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 5-2, 6-2
    O'Sullivan
    White
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    96, 56
    Points Scored
    582
    274
    856
    Avg. points/frame
    72.75
    34.25
    107
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    O'Sullivan 1 - - - 1 - 2
    White - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    Frame scores
    6-97(97); 57-16; 0-79(65); 75-14; 76(75)-27; 70(64)-1; 78-17; 76(67)-28
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 1-2, 2-2, 3-2, 4-2, 5-2, 6-2
    Parrott
    Drago
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    75, 67, 64
    97, 65
    Points Scored
    438
    279
    717
    Avg. points/frame
    54.75
    34.88
    89.63
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Parrott - 2 1 - - - 3
    Drago - 1 - - 1 - 2