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1996 Irish Masters

The 1996 Irish Masters was the twenty-second edition of the professional invitational snooker tournament, which took place from 26 to 31 March 1996. The tournament was played at Goffs in Kildare, and featured twelve professional players.

Irish Masters
Tournament information
Dates26–31 March 1996
VenueGoffs
CityKildare
CountryRepublic of Ireland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-Ranking event
Final
ChampionWales Darren Morgan
Runner-upEngland Steve Davis
Score9–8
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1997

Darren Morgan won the title for the first time, beating Steve Davis 9–8 in the final.

Main drawEdit

[1][2]

Round 1
Best of 11 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 11 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
     
          Darren Morgan 6  
  Darren Morgan 6       Peter Ebdon 5  
  Alan McManus 4         Darren Morgan 6  
            Joe Swail 5  
          Joe Swail 6  
  Joe Swail 6       Ronnie O'Sullivan 5  
  John Parrott 4         Darren Morgan 9
            Steve Davis 8
          Steve Davis 6  
  James Wattana 6       James Wattana 3  
  John Higgins 4         Steve Davis 6  
            Ken Doherty 4  
          Ken Doherty 6      
  Ken Doherty 6       Stephen Hendry 5      
  Jimmy White 3  

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Irish Masters". Snooker Scene. Retrieved 21 November 2017.
  2. ^ "1996 Irish Masters Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 21 November 2017.