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Snooker season 1989/1990

The snooker season 1989/1990 was a series of snooker tournaments played between July 1989 and May 1990. The following table outlines the results for ranking and the invitational events.

Snooker season 1989/1990
Details
DurationJuly 1989–May 1990
Tournaments22
Triple Crown winners
UK ChampionshipScotland Stephen Hendry
MastersScotland Stephen Hendry
World ChampionshipScotland Stephen Hendry

CalendarEdit

Date[n 1] Rank Tournament name Venue City Winner Runner-up Score Reference
08–03 08–06   NZL NR New Zealand Masters Wellington   Willie Thorne   Joe Johnson 7–4 [1]
08–07 08–13   HKG WR Hong Kong Open International Convention Centre Hong Kong   Mike Hallett   Dene O'Kane 9–8 [2]
08–17 08–27   THA WR Asian Open Channel 12 Studios Bangkok   Stephen Hendry   James Wattana 9–6 [3]
09–13 09–17   SCO NR Scottish Masters Scottish Exhibition Centre Glasgow   Stephen Hendry   Terry Griffiths 10–1 [4]
09–19 09–30   ENG WR International Open Trentham Gardens Stoke-on-Trent   Steve Davis   Stephen Hendry 9–4 [5]
10–09 10–22   ENG WR Grand Prix Hexagon Theatre Reading   Steve Davis   Dean Reynolds 10–0 [6]
10–27 11–03   UAE WR Dubai Classic Al Nasr Stadium Dubai   Stephen Hendry   Doug Mountjoy 9–2 [7][8]
11–?? 11–??   EUR NR Norwich Union Grand Prix Monte Carlo Monte Carlo   Joe Johnson   Stephen Hendry 5–3 [1]
11–17 12–03   ENG WR UK Championship Guild Hall Preston   Stephen Hendry   Steve Davis 16–12 [9]
12–07 12–16   ENG NR World Matchplay Brentwood Centre Brentwood   Jimmy White   John Parrott 18–9 [10]
01–02 01–13   ENG WR The Classic Norbreck Castle Hotel Blackpool   Steve James   Warren King 10–6 [11]
02–04 02–11   ENG NR The Masters Wembley Conference Centre London   Stephen Hendry   John Parrott 9–4 [12][13]
02–12 02–17   WAL NR Welsh Professional Championship Newport Centre Newport   Darren Morgan   Doug Mountjoy 9–7 [14][15]
02–18 03–04   ENG WR British Open Assembly Rooms Derby   Bob Chaperon   Alex Higgins 10–8 [16][17]
03–10 03–16   FRA WR European Open Palais des Sports Lyon   John Parrott   Stephen Hendry 10–6 [18][19]
03–21 03–24   ENG TE World Cup Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth   Canada   Northern Ireland 9–5 [20][21]
03–27 04–01   IRL NR Irish Masters Goff's Kill   Steve Davis   Dennis Taylor 9–4 [22]
04–13 04–29   ENG WR World Snooker Championship Crucible Theatre Sheffield   Stephen Hendry   Jimmy White 18–12 [23]
01–?? 05–??   ENG NR Matchroom League   Steve Davis   Stephen Hendry [n 2] [24]
01–?? 05–??   EUR NR International League   Tony Meo   Jimmy White [n 2] [24]
10–?? 05–15   ENG NR London Masters Café Royal London   Stephen Hendry   John Parrott 4–2 [1]
05–?? 05–??   WAL NR Pontins Professional Pontins Prestatyn   Stephen Hendry   Mike Hallett 9–6 [25]
WR = World ranking event
NR = Non-ranking event

Official rankingsEdit

The top 16 of the world rankings, these players automatically played in the final rounds of the world ranking events and were invited for the Masters.[26][27][28]

No. Ch. Name
1     Steve Davis
2     John Parrott
3     Stephen Hendry
4     Jimmy White
5     Terry Griffiths
6     Mike Hallett
7     Cliff Thorburn
8     Dennis Taylor
9     Willie Thorne
10     Doug Mountjoy
11     Joe Johnson
12     Tony Knowles
13     John Virgo
14     Tony Meo
15     Dean Reynolds
16     Steve James

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Dates use the month day format
  2. ^ a b No play-off was held and the title was decided on league table only.

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ Turner, Chris. "Other Asia Ranking Events". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 14 June 2011.
  3. ^ Turner, Chris. "Asian Open, Asian Classic, Hong Kong Open". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2012.
  4. ^ Turner, Chris. "Scottish Masters". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 24 October 2012.
  5. ^ Turner, Chris. "International Open, Goya Matchroom Trophy". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  6. ^ Turner, Chris. "Professional Players Tournament, Grand Prix, LG Cup". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2012.
  7. ^ Turner, Chris. "Dubai Classic, Dubai Masters, Bahrain Snooker Championship". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2012.
  8. ^ "1989 Dubai Duty Free Classic". Global Snooker Centre. Archived from the original on 7 September 2008. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
  9. ^ Turner, Chris. "UK Championship". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 1 March 2011.
  10. ^ Turner, Chris. "World Matchplay". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 28 February 2012. Retrieved 14 March 2011.
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  12. ^ Turner, Chris. "The Masters". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 7 January 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2012.
  13. ^ Turner, Chris. "On this Week: White becomes Brown". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 2 June 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011.
  14. ^ Turner, Chris. "Welsh Professional Championship". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archvie. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  15. ^ Turner, Chris. "On this Week: Hallett wins English Pro title". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 19 February 2014. Retrieved 22 November 2012.
  16. ^ Turner, Chris. "British Open Including British Gold Cup, Yamaha Organs Trophy and Yamaha International Masters". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  17. ^ Turner, Chris. "On this Week: British success for the Whirlwind". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 2 June 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011.
  18. ^ Turner, Chris. "Major European Tournaments". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 4 November 2011.
  19. ^ Turner, Chris. "On this Week: Birth of the Hurricane". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 2 June 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011.
  20. ^ Turner, Chris. "World Cup, World Team Classic, Nations Cup". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 3 April 2011.
  21. ^ "On this Week: Irish hat-trick success". Eurosport UK. Archived from the original on 2 June 2011. Retrieved 2 June 2011.
  22. ^ Turner, Chris. "Irish Masters". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 18 November 2010.
  23. ^ Turner, Chris. "World Professional Championship". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 April 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2011.
  24. ^ a b "Premier/Matchroom League, Matchroom Championship League". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012.
  25. ^ Turner, Chris. "Pontins Open, Pontins Professional, Pontins World Pro-Am Series". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 28 February 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
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  27. ^ "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
  28. ^ Hayton, Eric (2004). The CueSport Book of Professional Snooker. Lowestoft: Rose Villa Publications. pp. 119–123. ISBN 0-9548549-0-X.

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