1987 Matchroom Professional Championship

The 1987 Matchroom Professional Championship was the second edition of the professional invitational snooker tournament which took place in October 1987 in Southend-on-Sea, England.[1]

1987 Matchroom Professional Championship
Tournament information
DatesOctober 1987
VenueCliffs Pavilion
CitySouthend-on-Sea
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)Matchroom Sport
FormatNon-ranking event
Total prize fund£50,000
Final
ChampionNorthern Ireland Dennis Taylor
Runner-upEngland Willie Thorne
Score10–3
1986
1988

The tournament featured seven professional players, all part of Barry Hearn's Matchroom Sport stable. The tournament was won by Dennis Taylor, who defeated reigning champion Willie Thorne 10–9 in the final.[2]

Main drawEdit

First roundEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

FinalEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Other Non-Ranking and Invitation Events". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Retrieved 21 October 2018.
  2. ^ "1987 Matchroom Professional Championship Results". snookerdatabase.co.uk. Retrieved 21 October 2017.