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1991 UK Championship

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The 1991 UK Championship was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 23 November and 1 December 1991 at the Guild Hall in Preston, England.[1] The televised stages were shown on BBC.

UK Championship
Tournament information
Dates23 November–1 December 1991
VenueGuild Hall
CityPreston
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Winner's share£35,000
Highest breakEngland Martin Clark (142)
Final
ChampionEngland John Parrott
Runner-upEngland Jimmy White
Score16–13
1990
1992

The highest break of the televised stages was 142 made by Martin Clark and the same for the non-televised stages was 137 made by Mark Bennett.

John Parrott won his first and only UK Championship by defeating Jimmy White 16–13 in the final.[1]

Prize fundEdit

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:

Winner: £35,000
Runner-up: £20,000
Highest break: £2,500

Main drawEdit

[2][3]

Last 64

Best of 17 frames

Last 32
Best of 17 frames
Last 16
Best of 17 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 17 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 17 frames
Final
Best of 31 frames
  Stephen Hendry 9
  Peter Francisco 1   Stephen Hendry 9
  Martin Clark 9   Martin Clark 3
  Mark Bennett 5   Stephen Hendry 9
  Rod Lawler 6   Tony Drago 6
  Steve Newbury 9   Steve Newbury 1
  Gary Wilkinson 6   Tony Drago 9
  Tony Drago 9   Stephen Hendry 2
  Neal Foulds 9   Jimmy White 9
  Nick Terry 7   Neal Foulds 9
  Terry Griffiths 9   Terry Griffiths 2
  Bob Chaperon 5   Neal Foulds 7
  Anthony Davies 4   Jimmy White 9
  Darren Morgan 9   Darren Morgan 1
  Jimmy White 9   Jimmy White 9
  Dave Martin 3   Jimmy White 13
  Steve Davis 9   John Parrott 16
  Eddie Charlton 4   Steve Davis 6
  Alain Robidoux 2   James Wattana 9
  James Wattana 9   James Wattana 9
  Tony Jones 9   Steve James 5
  Billy Snaddon 2   Tony Jones 6
  Steve James 9   Steve James 9
  Drew Henry 7   James Wattana 7
  Jason Prince 9   John Parrott 9
  Nigel Bond 8   Jason Prince 7
  Dean Reynolds 9   Dean Reynolds 9
  Dene O'Kane 4   Dean Reynolds 6
  Dennis Taylor 6   John Parrott 9
  Willie Thorne 9   Willie Thorne 4
  John Parrott 9   John Parrott 9
  David McDonnell 4

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 31 frames. Referee: John Street
The Guild Hall, Preston, England, 30 November and 1 December 1991.
John Parrott
  England
16–13 Jimmy White
  England
First session: 9–103, 39–67, 74–10 (74), 8–80, 83–17 (83), 73–50 (White 50), 66–52
Second session: 61–1, 141–0 (137), 74–14, 55–60, 1–144 (55), 12–79 (53), 33–73
Third session: 51–63, 92–1, 75–45, 95–41 (81), 24–66, 85–31, 102–0 (58)
Fourth session: 0–121 (56, 65), 57–48, 0–92 (54), 79–41, 5–114 (65), 94–24 (51), 0–83 (83), 92–0 (83)
137 Highest break 83
1 Century breaks 0
7 50+ breaks 8

Century breaksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Turner, Chris. "UK Championship". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 1 March 2011.
  2. ^ "1991 UK Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 13 October 2010.
  3. ^ "UK Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 5 February 2013.