1977 Canadian Open

The 1977 Canadian Open was the fourth edition of the professional invitational snooker tournament, the Canadian Open, which took place from August to September 1977.[1]

Canadian Open
Tournament information
Dates17 August–5 September 1977
VenueCanadian National Exhibition Stadium
CityToronto
CountryCanada
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-ranking event
Final
ChampionNorthern Ireland Alex Higgins
Runner-upEngland John Spencer
Score17–14
1976
1978

Alex Higgins won the title defeating John Spencer 17–14 in the final.[2]

Main drawEdit

[2]

Last 16
Best of 17 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 17 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 17 frames
Final
Best of 33 frames
  Alex Higgins 9
  John Dillon 1   Alex Higgins 9
  Cliff Thorburn 9   Cliff Thorburn 6
  Eddy Agha 1   Alex Higgins 9
  Ray Reardon 9   Ray Reardon 7
  Kirk Stevens 6   Ray Reardon 9
  Stan Holden 9   Stan Holden 2
  John Pulman 6   Alex Higgins 17
  John Spencer 9   John Spencer 14
  Mario Morra 3   John Spencer 9
  Kevin Robitaille 9   Kevin Robitaille 3
  Doug Mountjoy 8   John Spencer 9
  Dennis Taylor 9   Dennis Taylor 6
  Jim Wych 8   Dennis Taylor 9
  Bill Werbeniuk 9   Bill Werbeniuk 7
  Willie Thorne 7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Canadian Open, Canadian Masters". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 22 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b Hayton, Eric. Cuesport Book of Professional Snooker. p. 146.