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2000 Scottish Open (snooker)

The 2000 Regal Scottish Open was a professional ranking snooker tournament, that was held from March to April 2000 at the AECC, Aberdeen, Scotland.[1] Stephen Hendry, was the defending champion but he lost 2–5 in the last 16 to Matthew Stevens.[2]

Scottish Open
Tournament information
Dates28 March–9 April 2000
VenueAECC
CityAberdeen
CountryScotland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£400,000
Highest breakEngland Ronnie O'Sullivan (147)
Final
ChampionEngland Ronnie O'Sullivan
Runner-upWales Mark Williams
Score9–1
1999
2001

Ronnie O'Sullivan won the tournament by defeating Mark Williams nine frames to one in the final. O'Sullivan made a 147 maximum break in frame four of his 5–4 victory over Quentin Hann in the last 32. Stephen Maguire had also made a 147 in the qualifying stages (not televised) so this marked the first time that two maximum breaks had been made in the same ranking tournament.[3]

Main drawEdit

[4][5]

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
                  
  Stephen Hendry 5
  Lee Walker 0
  Stephen Hendry 5
  Craig Harrison 2
  Andy Hicks 4
  Craig Harrison 5
  Stephen Hendry 2
  Matthew Stevens 5
  Matthew Stevens 5
  Patrick Delsemme 1
  Matthew Stevens 5
  Steve James 1
  Brian Morgan 2
  Steve James 5
  Matthew Stevens 3
  Graeme Dott 5
  Fergal O'Brien 5
  Mark Gray 1
  Fergal O'Brien 5
  James Wattana 2
  James Wattana 5
  Peter Lines 2
  Fergal O'Brien 3
  Graeme Dott 5
  Stephen Lee w/d
  Nick Dyson w/o
  Nick Dyson 3
  Graeme Dott 5
  Graeme Dott 5
  Sean Storey 2
  Graeme Dott 5
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 6
  John Parrott 3
  Ali Carter 5
  Ali Carter 1
  Paul Davies 5
  Terry Murphy 3
  Paul Davies 5
  Paul Davies 1
  Dave Harold 5
  Steve Davis 5
  David McLellan 0
  Steve Davis 0
  Dave Harold 5
  Dave Harold 5
  Mick Price 3
  Dave Harold 1
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Jimmy White 4
  Marcus Campbell 5
  Marcus Campbell 5
  Ian Brumby 3
  Darren Morgan 3
  Ian Brumby 5
  Marcus Campbell 4
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Dave Finbow 4
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 5
  Quinten Hann 4
  Quinten Hann 5
  Wayne Brown 0
  Ronnie O'Sullivan 9
  Mark Williams 1
  Mark Williams 5
  John Lardner 1
  Mark Williams 5
  Kristján Helgason 3
  Jamie Burnett 3
  Kristján Helgason 5
  Mark Williams 5
  Mark King 4
  Mark King 5
  Drew Henry 3
  Mark King 5
  Alfie Burden 2
  Joe Swail 4
  Alfie Burden 5
  Mark Williams 5
  Anthony Hamilton 2
  Anthony Hamilton 5
  Karl Broughton 1
  Anthony Hamilton 5
  Chris Small 3
  Chris Small 5
  Rod Lawler 3
  Anthony Hamilton 5
  Ken Doherty 2
  Ken Doherty 5
  Ian McCulloch 2
  Ken Doherty 5
  Gary Wilkinson 2
  Gary Wilkinson 5
  Jonathan Birch 4
  Mark Williams 6
  Marco Fu 5
  Alan McManus 5
  Noppadon Noppachorn 0
  Alan McManus 4
  Marco Fu 5
  Tony Drago 2
  Marco Fu 5
  Marco Fu 5
  Gary Ponting 0
  Paul Hunter 2
  Gary Ponting 5
  Gary Ponting 5
  Billy Snaddon 0
  Billy Snaddon 5
  Joe Perry 2
  Marco Fu 5
  John Higgins 3
  Peter Ebdon 5
  Stuart Pettman 0
  Peter Ebdon 5
  Dominic Dale 3
  Dominic Dale 5
  Hugh Abernethy 0
  Peter Ebdon 1
  John Higgins 5
  John Higgins 5
  Anthony Davies 2
  John Higgins 5
  Martin Clark 1
  Nigel Bond 2
  Martin Clark 5

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 17 frames.
AECC, Aberdeen, Scotland. 9 April 2000.[4]
Ronnie O'Sullivan
  England
9–1 Mark Williams
  Wales
Afternoon: 75–68 (O'Sullivan 59 + re-spotted black, Williams 68), 85–5 (65), 69–0, 75–13, 65–53 (60), 24–69, 76–48 (67), 79–32 (69)
Evening: 71–0 (57), 94–1 (58)
69 Highest break 68
0 Century breaks 0
7 50+ breaks 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Layton, Eric. Cuesport Book of Professional Snooker. p. 177.
  2. ^ "Scottish Open". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
  3. ^ mymcmanaman (2007-12-19), 147 by Ronnie O'Sullivan 2000 Scottish Open vs Quinten Hann, retrieved 2019-07-11
  4. ^ a b "Regal Scottish Open 2000". snooker.org. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
  5. ^ "Scottish Open". Snooker Scene. Retrieved 16 January 2018.