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1983 World Team Classic

The 1983 World Team Classic sponsored by State Express was a team snooker tournament played at the Hexagon Theatre in Reading. All matches including the final were played in the best of six matches with a tie break frame between the captains if it stayed 3-3. England regained the title beating Wales with same team of Ray Reardon, Terry Griffiths and Doug Mountjoy who won the first two titles 4-2.

State Express World Team Classic
Tournament information
Dates22–30 October 1983
VenueHexagon Theatre
FormatNon-ranking event
Total prize fund£60,000
Winner's share£20,000
ChampionEngland England
Runner-upWales Wales

Main drawEdit


Final: Best of 7 matches. Referee:
Hexagon Theatre, Reading, England. 30 October 1983.
Steve Davis, Tony Knowles, Tony Meo
4–2   Wales
Ray Reardon, Terry Griffiths, Doug Mountjoy
Davis v Mountjoy: 9–120, 43–83
Meo v Reardon: 76–8, 66–54
Knowles v Griffiths: 69–51, 70–67
Knowles v Mountjoy: 35–63, 35–3, 41–8
Meo v Griffiths: 5–65, 42–80
Davis v Reardon: 86–34, 81–15
Highest break
Century breaks
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