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1995 Welsh Open (snooker)

The 1995 Regal Welsh Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 22–29 January 1995 at the Newport Centre in Newport, Wales.

Regal Welsh Open
Tournament information
Dates22–29 January 1995
VenueNewport Centre
CityNewport
CountryWales
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£196,400
Winner's share£32,500
Highest breakEngland Peter Ebdon (135)
Final
ChampionEngland Steve Davis
Runner-upScotland John Higgins
Score9–3
1994
1996

Steve Davis was the defending champion, and managed to successfully retain his title, winning the final 9–3 against John Higgins and as a result earned £32,500.[1] This was the 28th and final ranking event he won. The highest break of the televised stage was 135 made by Peter Ebdon.[1]

Ranking pointsEdit

[2]

Champion 3600
Runner-up 2700
Semi-final 2025
Quarter-final 1520
Last 16 1140
Last 32 855
Last 64 Unseeded 640
Seeded 427

Main drawEdit

[1][2]

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 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
                  
1   Steve Davis 5
  Paul Cavney 0
1   Steve Davis 5
19   Dave Harold 3
19   Dave Harold 5
53   Tony Chappel 4
1   Steve Davis 5
58   Mark Williams 3
30   Brian Morgan 2
58   Mark Williams 5
58   Mark Williams 5
37   Joe Johnson 3
13   David Roe 3
37   Joe Johnson 5
1   Steve Davis 5
  Mark Flowerdew 3
32   Alain Robidoux 2
  Mark Flowerdew 5
    Mark Flowerdew 5
  Michael Judge 4
7   Ken Doherty 4
  Michael Judge 5
    Mark Flowerdew 5
  Antony Bolsover 3
16   Tony Drago 0
  Antony Bolsover 5
    Antony Bolsover 5
  Jeff Cundy 3
21   Tony Knowles 1
  Jeff Cundy 5
1   Steve Davis 6
10   Peter Ebdon 3
10   Peter Ebdon 5
  Troy Shaw 2
10   Peter Ebdon 5
24   Dennis Taylor 4
24   Dennis Taylor 5
  Graeme Dott 1
10   Peter Ebdon 5
  John Read 4
18   Martin Clark 0
  John Read 5
  John Read 5
8   Darren Morgan 3
8   Darren Morgan 5
33   Andy Hicks 2
10   Peter Ebdon 5
12   Joe Swail 4
12   Joe Swail 5
56   Jim Wych 2
12   Joe Swail 5
63   Stephen Murphy 3
29   Dean Reynolds 2
63   Stephen Murphy 5
12   Joe Swail 5
27   Mick Price 2
27   Mick Price 5
  Matthew Couch 1
27   Mick Price 5
4   Jimmy White 4
4   Jimmy White 5
  Jason Weston 4
1   Steve Davis 9
51   John Higgins 3
3   James Wattana 3
40   Stephen Lee 5
40   Stephen Lee 4
51   John Higgins 5
20   Dene O'Kane 4
51   John Higgins 5
51   John Higgins 5
55   Paul Davies 2
22   Gary Wilkinson 4
55   Paul Davies 5
55   Paul Davies 5
15   Willie Thorne 4
15   Willie Thorne 5
59   Paul McPhillips 2
51   John Higgins 5
9   Ronnie O'Sullivan 4
9   Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
39   Drew Henry 4
9   Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
23   Mike Hallett 0
23   Mike Hallett 5
  Graham McDonald 2
9   Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
35   Anthony Hamilton 4
31   Mark Bennett 3
35   Anthony Hamilton 5
35   Anthony Hamilton 5
6   Alan McManus 3
6   Alan McManus 5
44   Mark Johnston-Allen 1
51   John Higgins 6
  Chris Small 1
11   Nigel Bond 0
  Chris Small 5
  Chris Small 5
61   Peter Francisco 2
17   Steve James 3
61   Peter Francisco 5
  Chris Small 5
42   Fergal O'Brien 1
5   John Parrott 3
42   Fergal O'Brien 5
42   Fergal O'Brien 5
25   Neal Foulds 1
25   Neal Foulds 5
  Terry Murphy 2
  Chris Small 5
2   Stephen Hendry 1
14   Terry Griffiths 0
  Chris Scanlon 5
  Chris Scanlon 5
28   Jason Ferguson 2
28   Jason Ferguson 5
46   Danny Fowler 0
  Chris Scanlon 0
2   Stephen Hendry 5
26   Doug Mountjoy 2
  Karl Payne 5
  Karl Payne 2
2   Stephen Hendry 5
2   Stephen Hendry 5
57   Silvino Francisco 0

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 19 frames. Referee:   John Williams.
Newport Centre, Newport, Wales, 29 January 1995[1][2]
Steve Davis (1)
  England
9–3 John Higgins (51)
  Scotland
Afternoon: 62–10, 0–89 (89), 36–70, 79–28, 71–8, 95–0 (95), 32–85 (65), 85–17 (83)
Evening: 66–58, 68–7 (63), 62–30
95 Highest break 89
0 Century breaks 0
3 50+ breaks 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "1995 Welsh Open". Global Snooker. Archived from the original on 4 February 2010. Retrieved 5 January 2011.
  2. ^ a b c "1995 Regal Welsh". Snooker.org. Retrieved 3 January 2011.