1984 Warld Snooker Championship

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1984 Embassy Warld Snooker Championship
Tournament information
Dates21 April – 7 May 1984
VenueCrucible Theatre
CeetySheffield
KintraEngland
Organisation(s)WPBSA
Formatrankin event
Tot prize fund£200,000
Winner's share£44,000
Heichest brak Rex Williams (ENG) (138)
Feenal
Champion Steve Davis (ENG)
Rinner-up Jimmy White (ENG)
Score18–16
1983
1985

The 1984 Warld Snooker Championship (an aw referitit tae a the 1984 Embassy Warld Snooker Championship fae the purpose o sponsorship) wis a rankin professional snooker toornament that teuk place atween 21 Apryle an 7 Mae 1984 a the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England. The event wis organisit bi the Warld Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA), and wis the aicht consecutive Warld Snooker Championship tae be held at the Crucible syne the event wis first held thare in 1977. The event featurit 94 participants, wit a qualifyin event for 78 players held in Bristol frae 1 tae 13 Apryle; 16 o thir players qualified for the main stage in Sheffield, whaur thay met 16 invitit seedit competitors. The tot prize fund for the event wis £200,000, the heichest tot pool for ony snooker toornament tae that date; the winner received £44,000.

Main draw[eedit | eedit soorce]

Shawn ablo are the results for each roond. Numbering in brackets shows player's seed.[1][2]

First round Second round Quarter-finals Semi-finals
Best of 19 frames Best of 25 frames Best of 25 frames Best of 31 frames
                           
21 April            
  Steve Davis (ENG) (1)  10
26 & 27 April
  Warren King (AUS)  3  
 Ingland Steve Davis (1)  13
21 & 22 April
   Ingland John Spencer (16)  5  
  John Spencer (ENG) (16)  10
1 & 2 May
  Graham Miles (ENG)  3  
 Ingland Steve Davis (1)  13
22 & 23 April
   Wales Terry Griffiths (9)  10  
  Terry Griffiths (WAL) (9)  10
27 & 28 April
  Paul Mifsud (MLT)  2  
 Wales Terry Griffiths (9)  13
22 & 23 April
   Canadae Bill Werbeniuk (8)  5  
  Bill Werbeniuk (CAN) (8)  10
3, 4 & 5 May
  Fred Davis (ENG)  4  
 Ingland Steve Davis (1)  16
23 & 24 April
   Northren Ireland Dennis Taylor (13)  9
  Alex Higgins (NIR) (5)  9
28, 29 & 30 April
  Neal Foulds (ENG)  10  
 Ingland Neal Foulds  6
24 & 25 April
   Wales Doug Mountjoy (12)  13  
  Doug Mountjoy (WAL) (12)  10
1 & 2 May
  Mike Hallett (ENG)  4  
 Wales Doug Mountjoy (12)  8
24 & 25 April
   Northren Ireland Dennis Taylor (13)  13  
  Dennis Taylor (NIR) (13)  10
29 & 30 April
  Joe Johnson (ENG)  1  
 Northren Ireland Dennis Taylor (13)  13
25 & 26 April
   Ingland John Parrott  11  
  Tony Knowles (ENG) (4)  7
  John Parrott (ENG)  10  
25 & 26 April            
  Cliff Thorburn (CAN) (3)  10
29 & 30 April
  Mario Morra (CAN)  3  
 Canadae Cliff Thorburn (3)  13
25 April
   Ingland Willie Thorne  11  
  John Virgo (ENG) (14)  9
1 & 2 May
  Willie Thorne (ENG)  10  
 Canadae Cliff Thorburn (3)  8
24 April
   Ingland Jimmy White (11)  13  
  Jimmy White (ENG) (11)  10
28, 29 & 30 April
  Rex Williams (ENG)  6  
 Ingland Jimmy White (11)  13
23 & 24 April
   Australie Eddie Charlton (6)  7  
  Eddie Charlton (AUS) (6)  10
3, 4 & 5 May
  Roy Andrewartha (WAL)  4  
 Ingland Jimmy White (11)  16
22 & 23 April
   Canadae Kirk Stevens (7)  14
  Kirk Stevens (CAN) (7)  10
27 & 28 April
  Eddie Sinclair (SCO)  1  
 Canadae Kirk Stevens (7)  13
22 & 23 April
   Ingland David Taylor (10)  10  
  David Taylor (ENG) (10)  10
1 & 2 May
  Marcel Gauvreau (CAN)  5  
 Canadae Kirk Stevens (7)  13
21 & 22 April
   Wales Ray Reardon (2)  2  
  Tony Meo (ENG) (15)  5
26, 27 & 28 April
  Silvino Francisco (RSA)  10  
 Sooth Africae Silvino Francisco  8
21 April
   Wales Ray Reardon (2)  13  
  Ray Reardon (WAL) (2)  10
  Jim Wych (CAN)  7  
Final (Best of 35 frames) Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 6 & 7 May 1984. Referee: Jim Thorpe[3]
Steve Davis (1)
 Ingland
18–16 Jimmy White (11)
 Ingland
73–14, 84–24, 70–65, 51–73, 69–39, 110–15, 77–38, 68–25, 81–0, 0–137, 57–40, 8–104, 120–0, 43–67, 65–61, 73–22, 6–127, 29–62, 1–76, 68–56, 42–65, 29–68, 4–80, 43–67, 64–15, 82–43, 19–91, 73–40, 6–84, 22–72, 40–74, 59–55, 60–65, 77–40 Century breaks: 1 (White 1)

Highest break by Davis: 84
Highest break by White: 119

73–14, 84–24, 70–65, 51–73, 69–39, 110–15, 77–38, 68–25, 81–0, 0–137, 57–40, 8–104, 120–0, 43–67, 65–61, 73–22, 6–127, 29–62, 1–76, 68–56, 42–65, 29–68, 4–80, 43–67, 64–15, 82–43, 19–91, 73–40, 6–84, 22–72, 40–74, 59–55, 60–65, 77–40
Ingland Steve Davis wins the 1984 Embassy Warld Snooker Championship

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Warld Championship 1984". Global Snooker. Archived frae the original on 6 Mairch 2012. Retrieved 5 Apryle 2012.[deid airtin]
  2. "Embassy Warld Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived frae the original on 24 Januar 2013. Retrieved 3 Apryle 2012. Archived 2013-01-24 at the Wayback Machine
  3. Downer, Chris (2012). Crucible Almanac. p. 143.