1938 World Championship

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  • Tournament Info

    Status: Professional Non-ranking
    Season: 1937-1938
    Dates: March 6th 1938 - April 7th 1938
    Qualifying dates: No qualifier dates available
    Location: England Thurstons Hall, London, England
    Sponsor: None
    Broadcaster: None
    Breaks 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Amount 9 7 2 - 6 1 25
    Frame rate 33.11 42.57 149 - 49.67 298 11.92
    Players:
    Professional Amateur Total
    10 0 10
    Matches: 9
    Frames: 298
    Centuries:
    Qualifiers Venue Total
    1 1 2
    Prize fund: GBP 0
    Points scored: 26,361

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    Final
    37 (61) 24
    Played on
    1938-04-04 - 04-09
    Frame scores
    69-33; 93-32; 44-68; 39-69; 60-46; 38-67; 73-38; 79-39; 29-73; 89-31; 57-48; 24-92; 67-30; 24-76; 50-28; 23-73; 20-68; 112-21; 69(69)-43; 79-57; 57(55)-69; 25-87; 66-80; 91(67)-30; 20-99; 37-50; 72-46; 66-49; 69-22; 55-62; 75-53; 89-39; 77-29; 114(93)-15; 15-99(68); 101(61)-35; 36-81; 50-63; 86-32; 89(57)-34; 42-70; 46-67; 87-25; 58-53; 98(56)-17; 54-80; 61-50; 100(77)-33; 88-48; 58-51; 31-85; 39-55; 24-95; 105(98)-21; 50-73(55); 72-30; 80-47; 110(54)-8; 81-44; 61-48; 71-33
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 2-2, 3-2, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 5-4, 6-4, 7-4, 7-5, 8-5, 8-6, 9-6, 9-7, 9-8, 10-8, 11-8, 12-8, 12-9, 12-10, 12-11, 13-11, 13-12, 13-13, 14-13, 15-13, 16-13, 16-14, 17-14, 18-14, 19-14, 20-14, 20-15, 21-15, 21-16, 21-17, 22-17, 23-17, 23-18, 23-19, 24-19, 25-19, 26-19, 26-20, 27-20, 28-20, 29-20, 30-20, 30-21, 30-22, 30-23, 31-23, 31-24, 32-24, 33-24, 34-24, 35-24, 36-24, 37-24
    Davis
    Smith
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    98, 93, 77, 69, 67, 61, 57, 56, 55, 54
    68, 55
    Points Scored
    3844
    3139
    6983
    Avg. points/frame
    63.02
    51.46
    114.48
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis 4 3 1 - 2 - 10
    Smith 1 1 - - - - 2
    Semi-final
    Played on
    1938-03-28 - 03-30
    Frame scores
    65-69; 63-49; 110(59)-0; 73-36; 76-38; 112(104)-8; 108(96)-23; 45-56; 71-51; 78-30; 66-58; 53-55; 70-33; 100(61)-16; 25-100(91); 69-22; 28-78; 78(59)-24; 75-48; 68-44; 87-26; 48-66; 60-25; 84-21; 45-67; 90(55)-31; 71-36; 61-53; 86-21; 69-35; no scores recorded for 1 frame
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 6-2, 7-2, 8-2, 9-2, 9-3, 10-3, 11-3, 11-4, 12-4, 12-5, 13-5, 14-5, 15-5, 16-5, 16-6, 17-6, 18-6, 18-7, 19-7, 20-7, 21-7, 22-7, 23-7,
    Davis
    Smith
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    104, 96, 61, 59, 59, 55
    91
    Points Scored
    2134
    1219
    3353
    Avg. points/frame
    68.84
    39.32
    108.16
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis 3 1 - - 1 1 6
    Smith - - - - 1 - 1
    Semi-final
    Played on
    1938-03-31 - 04-02
    Frame scores
    92(68)-38; 52-32; 39-54; 101(71)-10; 64-46; 61-47; 85-27; 101-40; 7-113; 76-47; 1-91; 61-37; 74-27; 98-49; 33-80; 71-42; 40-60; 39-61; 107(97)-15; 78-37; 46-60; 33-62; 67-44; 32-47; 67-15; 99-37; 65-77; 34-55; 85-23; 4-108(63); 94-28
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, 8-3, 9-3, 10-3, 11-3, 11-4, 12-4, 12-5, 12-6, 13-6, 14-6, 14-7, 14-8, 15-8, 15-9, 16-9, 17-9, 17-10, 17-11, 18-11, 18-12, 19-12
    Smith
    Davis
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    97, 71, 68
    63
    Points Scored
    1906
    1509
    3415
    Avg. points/frame
    61.48
    48.68
    110.16
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Smith - 1 1 - 1 - 3
    Davis - 1 - - - - 1
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1938-03-21 - 03-23
    Frame scores
    57-49; 63-48; 62-51; 110-0; 48-69; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 74-22; 80-37; 64-52; 32-90; 64-44; no scores recorded for 5 frames
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 3-0, 4-0, 4-1, , , , , , 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 7-2, 8-2, , , , ,
    Davis
    Brown
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    654
    462
    1116
    Avg. points/frame
    32.7
    23.1
    55.8
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis - - - - - - 0
    Brown - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    24 (31) 7
    Played on
    1938-03-14 - 03-16
    Frame scores
    83-17; 33-88; 65-17; 59-29; 99-35; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 83-28; 64-57; 61-52; 84-25; 100-27; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 84-33; 16-68; 92-24; 72-44; 71-52; no scores recorded for 6 frames
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, , , , , , 5-1, 6-1, 7-1, 8-1, 9-1, , , , , , 10-1, 10-2, 11-2, 12-2, 13-2, , , , , ,
    Davis
    Lee
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    1066
    596
    1662
    Avg. points/frame
    34.39
    19.23
    53.61
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis - - - - - - 0
    Lee - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1938-03-24 - 03-26
    Frame scores
    49-61; 58-67; 47-54; 60-36; 75-21; 106-11; 50-38; 73-31; 85-38; 68-37; 75-20; 62-54; 86-12; 91-18; 85-50; 49-47; 68-32; 76-32; 64-48; 74-26; 64-30; 79-26; 64-50; 77-34; 59-42; 28-74; 78(56)-32; 94-14; 68-46; 71-50; 107(95)-26
    Match progress
    0-1, 0-2, 0-3, 1-3, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 5-3, 6-3, 7-3, 8-3, 9-3, 10-3, 11-3, 12-3, 13-3, 14-3, 15-3, 16-3, 17-3, 18-3, 19-3, 20-3, 21-3, 22-3, 22-4, 23-4, 24-4, 25-4, 26-4, 27-4
    Smith
    Stanbury
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    95, 56
    Points Scored
    2190
    1157
    3347
    Avg. points/frame
    70.65
    37.32
    107.97
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Smith 1 - - - 1 - 2
    Stanbury - - - - - - 0
    Quarter-final
    Played on
    1938-03-17 - 03-19
    Frame scores
    35-63; 72-56; 62-36; 18-69; 28-67; 87-24; 54-47; 12-73; 59-36; no scores recorded for 1 frame; 61-36; 31-65; 48-68; 21-81; 93-42; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 43-82; 43-52; 75-40; 51-42; 72-38; 69-44; 57-54; 33-78; 59-57; no scores recorded for 2 frames
    Match progress
    0-1, 1-1, 2-1, 2-2, 2-3, 3-3, 4-3, 4-4, 5-4, , 6-4, 6-5, 6-6, 6-7, 7-7, , , , , , 7-8, 7-9, 8-9, 9-9, 10-9, 11-9, 12-9, 12-10, 13-10, ,
    Smith
    Newman
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    1183
    1250
    2433
    Avg. points/frame
    38.16
    40.32
    78.48
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Smith - - - - - - 0
    Newman - - - - - - 0
    Round 2
    Played on
    1938-03-10 - 03-12
    Frame scores
    57-40; 84-38; 53-54; 76-14; 83-35; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 68-42; 29-63; 87-27; 71-53; 84-37; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 36-75; 81-34; 36-81; 42-58; 89-27; 73-29; 81-43; 75-61; 50-81; 43-73; 76-30
    Match progress
    1-0, 2-0, 2-1, 3-1, 4-1, , , , , , 5-1, 5-2, 6-2, 7-2, 8-2, , , , , , 8-3, 9-3, 9-4, 9-5, 10-5, 11-5, 12-5, 13-5, 13-6, 13-7, 14-7
    Davis
    Holt
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    1374
    995
    2369
    Avg. points/frame
    44.32
    32.1
    76.42
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Davis - - - - - - 0
    Holt - - - - - - 0
    Round 1
    21 (31) 10
    Played on
    1938-03-07 - 03-09
    Frame scores
    57-44; 34-78; 38-92; 37-64; 64-66; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 69-27; 72-40; 49-47; 59-80; 75-43; no scores recorded for 5 frames; 65-39; 66-54; 79-35; 79-23; 32-76; no scores recorded for 6 frames
    Match progress
    1-0, 1-1, 1-2, 1-3, 1-4, , , , , , 2-4, 3-4, 4-4, 4-5, 5-5, , , , , , 6-5, 7-5, 8-5, 9-5, 9-6, , , , , ,
    Holt
    Read
    Total
    50+ Breaks
    Points Scored
    875
    808
    1683
    Avg. points/frame
    28.23
    26.06
    54.29
    Breaks
    50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s Total
    Holt - - - - - - 0
    Read - - - - - - 0