1956 News Of The World Tournament

Tournament Info

Status: Professional Non-ranking
Season: 1955-1956
Dates: October 31st 1955 - February 18th 1956
Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
Location: England Various, Various, England
Sponsor: News of the World
Broadcaster: None
Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Amount - - - - - 2 2
Frame rate - - - - - 277.5 277.5
Note: Tournament based on round-robin results, Joe Davis finished top of the group, thus won the tournament.
Players:
Professional Amateur Total
4 2 6
Matches: 15
Frames: 555
Centuries:
Qualifiers Venue Total
0 2 2
Prize fund: GBP 500
Points scored: 4,651

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Group
20 (37) 17
Played on
1955-11-10 - 11-12
Group
Played on
1955-10-31 - 11-02
Davis
Williams
Total
50+ Breaks
105
Group
21 (37) 16
Played on
1956-01-16 - 01-18
Group
21 (37) 16
Played on
1956-01-23 - 01-25
Group
23 (37) 14
Played on
1956-02-16 - 02-18
Group
Played on
1956-02-13 - 02-15
Group
Played on
1956-02-09 - 02-11
Group
Played on
1956-01-19 - 01-21
Group
Played on
1955-12-05 - 12-07
Group
Played on
1956-01-26 - 01-28
Group
Played on
1955-11-03 - 11-05
Group
20 (37) 17
Played on
1955-12-15 - 12-17
Group
Played on
1955-12-08 - 12-10
Pulman
Williams
Total
50+ Breaks
106
Group
Played on
1955-12-12 - 12-14
Group
Played on
1955-11-07 - 11-09
Frame scores
78-43; 88-49; 70-59; 67-47; 76-71; 62-73; 93-26; 89-54; 46-79; 66-36; 54-68; 94-36; 59-50; 57-58; 60-69; 73-37; 82-25; 39-78; 33-107; 91-33; 77-36; 84-36; 43-76; 86-55; 46-87; 49-72; 38-81; 103-45; 41-87; 72-60; 22-83; 47-64; 91-51; 38-99; 43-98; 79-46; 64-77
Match progress
1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 5-0, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, 8-3, 9-3, 10-3, 10-4, 10-5, 11-5, 12-5, 12-6, 12-7, 13-7, 14-7, 15-7, 15-8, 16-8, 16-9, 16-10, 16-11, 17-11, 17-12, 18-12, 18-13, 18-14, 19-14, 19-15, 19-16, 20-16, 20-17
Williams
Donaldson
Total
50+ Breaks
Points Scored
2400
2251
4651
Avg. points/frame
64.86
60.84
125.7
Breaks
50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
Williams - - - - - - 0
Donaldson - - - - - - 0