1991 Grand Prix (snooker)

The 1991 Rothmans Grand Prix was a professional snooker tournament and the second of ten WPBSA ranking events in the 1991/1992 season, following the Dubai Classic and preceding the UK Championship. It was held from 14 to 27 October 1991 at the Hexagon Theatre in Reading, England.[1]

Rothmans Grand Prix
Tournament information
Dates14–27 October 1991
VenueHexagon Theatre
CityReading
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£399,300
Winner's share£75,000
Highest breakEngland Steve Davis (131)
Final
ChampionScotland Stephen Hendry
Runner-upEngland Steve Davis
Score10–6
1990
1992

Stephen Hendry successfully defended the title by defeating Steve Davis 10–6 in the final. This was Hendry's third Grand Prix and his 12th ranking title overall.

Tournament summaryEdit

Defending champion Stephen Hendry was the number 1 seed with World Champion John Parrott seeded 2. The remaining places were allocated to players based on the world rankings.

Main drawEdit

[2][3]

Last 64
Best of 9 frames
Last 32
Best of 9 frames
Last 16
Best of 9 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 17 frames
Final
Best of 19 frames
                  
1   Stephen Hendry 5
  Mark Rowing 4
1   Stephen Hendry 5
  Dave Harold 0
27   Eddie Charlton 3
  Dave Harold 5
1   Stephen Hendry 5
24   Silvino Francisco 1
24   Silvino Francisco 5
  Steve Duggan 3
24   Silvino Francisco 5
12   Dean Reynolds 2
12   Dean Reynolds 5
  Sam Chong 2
1   Stephen Hendry 5
11   Terry Griffiths 3
11   Terry Griffiths 5
  Andrew Cairns 2
11   Terry Griffiths 5
  Jason Ferguson 4
25   Wayne Jones 2
  Jason Ferguson 5
11   Terry Griffiths 5
7   Steve James 2
31   John Virgo 3
  Jason Prince 5
  Jason Prince 2
7   Steve James 5
7   Steve James 5
  Robert Marshall 0
1   Stephen Hendry 9
41   Alan McManus 4
6   Neal Foulds 5
  Craig MacGillivray 2
6   Neal Foulds 5
17   Willie Thorne 2
17   Willie Thorne 5
  Joe Grech 4
6   Neal Foulds 4
41   Alan McManus 5
22   Tony Drago 0
51   Ken Doherty 5
51   Ken Doherty 2
41   Alan McManus 5
9   Dennis Taylor 4
41   Alan McManus 5
41   Alan McManus 5
  Ian Graham 1
14   Martin Clark 4
  Barry West 5
  Barry West 1
18   Dene O'Kane 5
18   Dene O'Kane 5
  Malcolm Bradley 4
18   Dene O'Kane 3
  Ian Graham 5
23   Steve Newbury 0
  Eugene Hughes 5
    Eugene Hughes 3
  Ian Graham 5
4   Jimmy White 4
  Ian Graham 5
1   Stephen Hendry 10
3   Steve Davis 6
3   Steve Davis 5
  Jon Wright 0
3   Steve Davis 5
  Jim Chambers 1
19   Peter Francisco 0
  Jim Chambers 5
3   Steve Davis 5
13   Alain Robidoux 2
30   Bob Chaperon 1
  Peter Daubney 5
  Peter Daubney 1
13   Alain Robidoux 5
13   Alain Robidoux 5
  Franky Chan 2
3   Steve Davis 5
  Dave Finbow 2
10   Doug Mountjoy 5
34   Tony Meo 4
10   Doug Mountjoy 2
  Dave Finbow 5
20   James Wattana 4
  Dave Finbow 5
  Dave Finbow 5
29   Mark Bennett 4
29   Mark Bennett 5
  Jonathan Birch 4
29   Mark Bennett 5
5   Gary Wilkinson 3
5   Gary Wilkinson 5
36   Cliff Thorburn 1
3   Steve Davis 9
21   Nigel Bond 1
8   Mike Hallett 5
33   Darren Morgan 2
8   Mike Hallett 5
32   Cliff Wilson 3
32   Cliff Wilson 5
  Les Dodd 3
8   Mike Hallett 2
26   Joe Johnson 5
26   Joe Johnson 5
  Warren King 2
26   Joe Johnson 5
15   Tony Jones 4
15   Tony Jones 5
  Mick Price 2
26   Joe Johnson 2
21   Nigel Bond 5
16   Tony Knowles 3
  Peter Ebdon 5
    Peter Ebdon 5
  Paul Davies 4
28   Danny Fowler 1
  Paul Davies 5
  Peter Ebdon 4
21   Nigel Bond 5
21   Nigel Bond 5
  David Taylor 1
21   Nigel Bond 5
  Brian Morgan 4
2   John Parrott 4
  Brian Morgan 5

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee: John Williams .
Hexagon Theatre, Reading, England, 27 October 1991.
Stephen Hendry (1)
  Scotland
10–6 Steve Davis (3)
  England
Afternoon: 50–75 (67), 83–23 (83), 85–0 (68), 76–30 (75), 70–56, 123–23 (119), 85–46 (85), 40–60, 33–94 (94)
Evening: 38–72 (65), 75–51, 35–106 (59), 61–71 (Hendry 60, Davis 71), 76–34 (56), 119–16 (101)
119 Highest break 94
2 Century breaks 0
8 50+ breaks 5

Century breaksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Turner, Chris. "Professional Players Tournament, Grand Prix, LG Cup". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 14 December 2011.
  2. ^ "1991 World Open Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 14 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Grand Prix". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 11 July 2012.