The 2007 Pot Black was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that was held on 6 October 2007 at the Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield, England.[2] All matches were played over one frame.[3]

Pot Black
Tournament information
Dates6 October 2007
VenueSheffield City Hall
CitySheffield
CountryEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
FormatNon-ranking event
Highest break67 – Graeme Dott[1]
Final
ChampionRepublic of Ireland Ken Doherty
Runner-upEngland Shaun Murphy
Score71–36
2006
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Ken Doherty became the first Irish Pot Black champion by defeating Shaun Murphy 71–36 in the final.[4][5] The two-time world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan turned down an invitation to participate in the tournament, citing "personal commitments".[6]

Main drawEdit

[1]

Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
  Peter Ebdon 4
  Shaun Murphy 74   Shaun Murphy 63
  Stephen Hendry 63   Stephen Hendry 0
  Neil Robertson 45   Shaun Murphy 36
  Ken Doherty 72   Ken Doherty 71
  John Higgins 20   Graeme Dott 6
  Mark Williams 1   Ken Doherty 79
  Graeme Dott 80

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "2007 Pot Black". Global Snooker Centre. Archived from the original on 30 January 2009.
  2. ^ "Pot Black heading for city venue". Sheffield Star. 21 June 2007. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Pot Black, Junior Pot Black". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 17 May 2010.
  4. ^ "Doherty secures Pot Black title". BBC Sport. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  5. ^ "Doherty remaining confident". Sky Sports. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  6. ^ Everton, Clive (2 October 2007). "O'Sullivan jumps out of frame for Pot Black". The Guardian. Retrieved 16 March 2019.