1985 Irish Professional Championship

The 1985 Strongbow Irish Professional Championship was a professional invitational snooker tournament, which took place in April 1985 at the Ulster Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland.[1]

Irish Professional Championship
Tournament information
Dates8–11 April 1985
VenueUlster Hall
CityBelfast
CountryNorthern Ireland
FormatNon-ranking event
Final
ChampionNorthern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Runner-upNorthern Ireland Alex Higgins
Score10–5
1983
1986

Dennis Taylor won the title beating Alex Higgins 10–5 in the final.[2]

Qualifying roundsEdit

[3]

Round 1Edit

Round 2Edit

Main drawEdit

[3]

Quarter-finals
Best of 11 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 19 frames
  Dennis Taylor 6
  Jackie Rea 0   Dennis Taylor 6
  Eugene Hughes 6   Eugene Hughes 5
  Billy Kelly 2   Dennis Taylor 10
  Alex Higgins 6   Alex Higgins 5
  Pascal Burke 0   Alex Higgins 6
  Patsy Fagan 6   Patsy Fagan 3
  Tommy Murphy 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Irish Professional Championship". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 2012-02-16. Retrieved 8 February 2018.
  2. ^ Hayton, Eric. Cuesport Book of Professional Snooker. p. 151.
  3. ^ a b "1985 Irish Professional Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 8 February 2018.