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1993 UK Championship

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The 1993 Royal Liver Assurance UK Championship was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place at the Guild Hall in Preston, England. The event started on 12 November 1993, and the televised stages were shown on BBC between 20 and 28 November 1993. The highest break of the tournament was a 141 made by David Roe.

Royal Liver Assurance UK Championship
Tournament information
Dates12–28 November 1993
VenueGuild Hall
CityPreston
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£375,000
Winner's share£70,000
Highest breakEngland David Roe (141)
Final
ChampionEngland Ronnie O'Sullivan
Runner-upScotland Stephen Hendry
Score10–6
1992
1994

Ronnie O'Sullivan became the youngest winner of a ranking event at the age of 17 years and 358 days[1] by defeating Stephen Hendry 10–6 in the final, the record still stands to this day.

This was the first of O'Sullivan's record seven titles at the tournament.

Main drawEdit

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Round of 16Quarter-finalsSemi-finalsFinal
 
              
 
 
 
 
  Darren Morgan9
 
 
 
  Jimmy White7
 
  Darren Morgan9
 
 
 
  Terry Griffiths5
 
  Terry Griffiths9
 
 
 
  Dean Reynolds6
 
  Darren Morgan5
 
 
 
  Ronnie O'Sullivan9
 
  Ronnie O'Sullivan9
 
 
 
  Ken Doherty5
 
  Ronnie O'Sullivan9
 
 
 
  Steve Davis6
 
  Steve Davis9
 
 
 
  Tony Drago3
 
  Ronnie O'Sullivan10
 
 
 
  Stephen Hendry6
 
  John Parrott9
 
 
 
  David Roe3
 
  John Parrott9
 
 
 
  Nigel Bond5
 
  Nigel Bond9
 
 
 
  Drew Henry6
 
  John Parrott3
 
 
 
  Stephen Hendry9
 
  James Wattana9
 
 
 
  Tony Jones2
 
  James Wattana7
 
 
 
  Stephen Hendry9
 
  Stephen Hendry9
 
 
  Martin Clark5
 

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee: John Williams
The Guild Hall, Preston, England, 28 November 1993.
Ronnie O'Sullivan
  England
10–6 Stephen Hendry
  Scotland
First session: 78–45 (78), 108–23 (103), 8–132 (132), 64–73, 123–0 (121), 61–60, 85–35 (52), 72–32
Second session: 69–42, 16–74, 6–113 (67), 68–44 (62), 16–97 (65), 102–27 (73), 1–77 (76), 85–0 (85)
121 Highest break 132
2 Century breaks 1
7 50+ breaks 4

Century breaksEdit

All Rounds

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Various Snooker Records". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 16 August 2011.
  2. ^ "1993 UK Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 13 October 2010.
  3. ^ "UK Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2011.