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The 2001 Blue Eagle/Thai Airways Thailand Masters was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place between 11–17 March 2001 at the Merchant Court Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.[1]

Thailand Masters
Tournament information
Dates11–17 March 2001
VenueMerchant Court Hotel
CityBangkok
CountryThailand
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatRanking event
Total prize fund£282,000
Winner's share£44,000
Final
ChampionRepublic of Ireland Ken Doherty
Runner-upScotland Stephen Hendry
Score9–3
2000
2002

Ken Doherty won in the final 9–3 against Stephen Hendry. The defending champion, Mark Williams, was defeated by John Parrott in the last 16.[2]

Main drawEdit

FinalEdit

Final: Best of 17 frames.
Merchant Court Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand. 17 March 2001.[3]
Ken Doherty
  Ireland
9–3 Stephen Hendry
  Scotland
Afternoon: 58–7, 41–66 (57), 50–66 (59), 105–0 (105), 85–0 (85), 132–0 (132), 72–15 (72), 0–71 (71)
Evening: 71–63 (71), 108–5 (51), 91–27 (91), 91–27 (48)
132 Highest break 71
2 Century breaks 0
8 50+ breaks 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Thailand Open, Thailand Classic, Thailand Masters". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Retrieved 17 January 2018.
  2. ^ Layton, Eric. Cuesport Book of Professional Snooker. p. 179.
  3. ^ a b "Blue Eagle/Thai Airways Thailand Masters 2001". snooker.org. Retrieved 17 January 2018.