1977 Masters (snooker)

The 1977 Benson & Hedges Masters was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place between Monday 7th and Friday 11 February 1977 at the New London Theatre in London, England.[1]

Benson & Hedges Masters
Tournament information
Dates7–11 February 1977
VenueNew London Theatre
CityLondon
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-Ranking event
Total prize fund£5,200
Winner's share£2,000
Highest breakWales Doug Mountjoy (88)
Final
ChampionWales Doug Mountjoy
Runner-upWales Ray Reardon
Score7–6
1976
1978

Doug Mountjoy won his first professional title, defeating Ray Reardon 7–6 in the final.

Main drawEdit

[2][3]

Round 1
Best of 7 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 7 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 9 frames
Final
Best of 13 frames
  Ray Reardon 4
  Rex Williams 1
  Ray Reardon 5
  Graham Miles 2
  Graham Miles 4
  Dennis Taylor 2   John Spencer 1
  John Spencer 4   Ray Reardon 6
  Doug Mountjoy 7
  Fred Davis 2
  John Pulman 2   Doug Mountjoy 4
  Doug Mountjoy 4   Doug Mountjoy 5
  Alex Higgins 3
  Alex Higgins 4
  Perrie Mans 2

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 13 frames. Referee:
New London Theatre, London, England, 11 February 1977.
Doug Mountjoy
  Wales
7–6 Ray Reardon
  Wales
First session: 57–74, 21–97 (51), 74–60 (54), 49–62, 99–6 (70), 96–32 (78), 61–29, 46–73, 6–120 (56), 95–28 (88), 59–75 (75), 76–25 (76), 55–41
88 Highest break 75
0 Century breaks 0
4 50+ breaks 4

Century breaksEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Turner, Chris. "The Masters". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 7 January 2012. Retrieved 7 March 2012.
  2. ^ "1977 Masters Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 5 May 2011.
  3. ^ "The Masters". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 7 March 2012.
  4. ^ "1977 Masters". CueTracker - Snooker Results and Statistics Database. Retrieved 19 January 2015.