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Encyclopedia > World Snooker Championship 1991

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The event

The 1991 Embassy World Snooker Championship took place at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield between 20 April and 6 May 1991. John Parrott took the title, beating Jimmy White 18-11 in the final. It was the third time that White had lost in the final. The World Snooker Championship, currently held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, is the climax of snookers annual calendar and the most important snooker event of the year in terms of prestige, prize money and world ranking points. ... The Crucible Theatre, located in the city centre of Sheffield, England is known for being a producing theatre, meaning shows are designed and rehearsed in-house. ... For other uses, see Sheffield (disambiguation). ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ...


Future champion Ken Doherty made his Crucible debut, while former champion Joe Johnson qualified for the last time. Ken Doherty (born September 17, 1969) is an Irish professional snooker player. ... Joe Johnson can be one of several persons: Joe Johnson, snooker player Joe Johnson, U.S democratic politician Joe Johnson, basketball player This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...


1st Qualifying Round

R Lawler beat D Mienie 5-0 ret, B Werbeniuk w/o C Everton scr, V Potaznyk w/o J Meadowcroft scr, J Birch bt P Burke 10-4, C Cookson bt D Heaton 10-5, P Thornley bt P Morgan 10-7, F Chan bt I Black 10-1, J Ferguson bt D Greaves 10-1, A McManus bt B Kelly 10-1, G Natale bt B Demarco 10-3, J Whittaker bt B Bennett 10-2, J Prince bt F Davis 10-4, K Doherty w/o P Fagan scr,


2nd Qualifying Round

R Lawler bt A Harris 10-5, J Fitzmaurice bt M Gauvreau 10-9, M Price bt B Werbeniuk 10-1, V Potaznyk bt G Cripsey 10-4, J Birch bt K Stevens 10-4, M Morra bt V Harris 10-5, T Wilson bt D Hughes 10-2, J Wright bt M Watterson 10-0, I Brumby bt T Whitthread 10-4, C Cookson bt R Bales 10-1, John Rea bt R Foldvari 10-9, J Smith bt J Bear 10-9, P Medati bt I Williamson 10-7, R Edmonds bt P Thornley 10-3, E Sinclair bt M Bradley 10-4, N Terry bt F Chan 10-8, S Campbell bt T Kearney 10-4, D Gilbert bt D Sheehan 10-3, B Harris bt M Darrington 10-5, J Grech bt J Dunning 10-1, J Ferguson bt P Houlihan 10-4, A McManus bt T Murphy 10-6, S Meakin bt G Miles 10-6, B Pinches bt J Donnelly 10-3, A Cairns bt G Natale 10-2, P Gibson w/o P Watchorn scr, J Whittaker bt S Murphy 10-8, B Oliver bt D Campbell 10-7, G Scott bt M Fisher 10-7, J Prince bt R Reardon 10-5, K Doherty bt M Smith 10-9, K Owers bt M Gibson 10-2


3rd Qualifying Round

R Lawler bt B Rowswell 10-4, W King bt J Fitzmaurice 10-3, M Price bt J McLaughlin 10-4, L Dodd bt V Potaznyk 10-3, I Graham bt J Birch 10-7, M Morra bt David Taylor 10-8, R Marshall bt T Wilson 10-9, M Johnston-Allen bt J Wright 10-0, B Morgan bt I Brumby 10-3, C Cookson bt M Macleod 1-04, M Bennett bt John Rea 10-5, J Smith bt J Chambers 10-8, D Morgan bt P Medati 10-5, R Edmonds bt J Spencer 10-4, N Dyson bt J Sinclair 10-8, M Rowing bt N Terry 10-6, N Gilbert bt S Campbell 10-8, J Campbell bt D Gilbert 10-8, B Harris bt S Longworth 10-9, J Wych bt J Grech 10-1, J Ferguson bt T Chappel 10-9, A McManus bt D Roe 10-6, S Meakin w/o J O’Boye scr, B Pinches bt B Gollan 10-6, T Jones bt A Cairns 10-6, S Duggan bt P Gibson 10-7, E Hughes bt J Whittaker 10-6, N Bond bt B Oliver 10-2, C Edwards bt G Scott 10-3, J Prince bt C Roscoe 10-9, K Doherty bt R Williams 10-4, P Browne bt K Owers 10-6,


4th Qualifying Round

W King bt R Lawler 10-7, L Dodd bt M Price 10-7, I Graham bt M Morra 10-7, R Marshall bt M Johnston-Allen 10-9, C Cookson bt B Morgan 10-4, M Bennett bt J Smith 10-6, R Edmonds bt D Morgan 10-7, N Dyson bt M Rowing 10-3, N Gilbert bt J Campbell 10-9, J Wych bt B Harris 10-7, A McManus bt J Ferguson 10-6, B Pinches bt S Meakin 10-8, T Jones bt S Duggan 10-5, N Bond bt E Hughes 10-5, C Edwards bt J Price 10-6, K Doherty bt P Browne 10-6


5th Qualifying Round

W King bt B West 10-2, S Newbury bt L Dodd 10-5, I Graham bt D O’Kane 10-7, R Marshall bt P Francisco 10-9, G Wilkinson bt C Cookson 10-2, M Bennett bt W Jones 10-8, E Charlton bt R Edmonds 10-2, N Dyson bt C Thorburn 10-5, N Gilbert bt B Chaperon 10-8, T Knowles bt J Wych 10-2, A McManus bt T Drago 10-8, B Pinches bt D Fowler 10-5, T Jones bt S Francisco 10-6, J Johnson bt N Bond 10-8, C Edwards bt J Wattana 10-8, K Doherty bt C Wilson 10-5


Main Results

First Round Second Round Quarter-Finals Semi-Finals
Best of 19 frames Best of 25 frames Best of 25 frames Best of 31 frames
                           
           
  Scotland Stephen Hendry  10
  Australia Warren King  4  
  Scotland Stephen Hendry  13
    Canada Alain Robidoux  8  
  Canada Alain Robidoux  10
  Wales Steve Newbury  5  
  Scotland Stephen Hendry  11
    England Steve James  13  
  England Steve James  10
  England Ian Graham  3  
  England Steve James  13
    England Dean Reynolds  12  
  England Dean Reynolds  10
  England Robert Marshall  8  
  England Steve James  9
    England Jimmy White  16
  England Gary Wilkinson  10
  Wales Doug Mountjoy  2  
  England Gary Wilkinson  13
    England Martin Clark  9  
  England Martin Clark  10
  Wales Mark Bennett  6  
  England Gary Wilkinson  3
    England Jimmy White  13  
  England Neal Foulds  10
  Australia Eddie Charlton  7  
  England Neal Foulds  12
    England Jimmy White  13  
  England Jimmy White  10
  England Nick Dyson  3  
           
  England John Parrott  10
  England Nigel Gilbert  6  
  England John Parrott  13
    England Tony Knowles  1  
  England Tony Knowles  10
  England John Virgo  8  
  England John Parrott  13
    Wales Terry Griffiths  10  
  Scotland Alan McManus  10
  England Willie Thorne  8  
  Scotland Alan McManus  12
    Wales Terry Griffiths  13  
  Wales Terry Griffiths  10
  England Barry Pinches  3  
  England John Parrott  16
    England Steve Davis  10
  England Tony Jones  10
  England Mike Hallett  4  
  England Tony Jones  8
    Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor  13  
  Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor  10
  England Joe Johnson  6  
  Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor  7
    England Steve Davis  13  
  England Tony Meo  10
  England Craig Edwards  7  
  England Tony Meo  6
    England Steve Davis  13  
  England Steve Davis  10
  Ireland Ken Doherty  8  
Final (Best of 35 frames) Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, 5 May & 6 May, 1991 Referee: John Williams
England Jimmy White 11-18 John Parrott England
 ?  ? Century Breaks. Highest break ?, by ?  ?
England John Parrott wins the 1991 Embassy World Snooker Championship

Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Alain Robidoux (born July 25, 1960) is a Canadian professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Alain Robidoux (born July 25, 1960) is a Canadian professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve James (born May 2, 1961) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve James (born May 2, 1961) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve James (born May 2, 1961) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Dean Reynolds (born January 11, 1963) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Dean Reynolds (born January 11, 1963) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve James (born May 2, 1961) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Gary Wilkinson (born April 7, 1966) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Doug Mountjoy (born 8 June 1942) is a retired Welsh Snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Gary Wilkinson (born April 7, 1966) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Martin Clark (born October 27, 1968) is a retired English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Martin Clark (born October 27, 1968) is a retired English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Gary Wilkinson (born April 7, 1966) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Neal Foulds (born July 13, 1963) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Australia. ... Eddie Charlton (31 October 1929 - 7 November 2004) was a world-class Australian snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Neal Foulds (born July 13, 1963) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Nick Dyson is a professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Tony Knowles (born 13 June 1955) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Tony Knowles (born 13 June 1955) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Virgo (born 3 March 1946) is an English professional snooker player, commentator, and TV personality. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Terry Griffiths (born October 16, 1947) is a retired Welsh snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Alan McManus (born January 21, 1971) is a Scottish professional snooker player, known for his clever tactical play and safety shots. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... William Joseph Willie Thorne (born 4 March 1954) is an English professional snooker player and commentator. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Scotland. ... Alan McManus (born January 21, 1971) is a Scottish professional snooker player, known for his clever tactical play and safety shots. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Terry Griffiths (born October 16, 1947) is a retired Welsh snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Wales. ... Terry Griffiths (born October 16, 1947) is a retired Welsh snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Barry Pinches (born 13 July 1970) is an English professional snooker player, instantly recognisable for his fabulously bright waistcoats, which usually feature the yellow and green colours of Norwich City F.C.. He defeated Jimmy White in the 2004 Embassy World Championship, and has lost in the first round twice... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... This article is about Tony Jones, a professional English snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Mike Hallett (July 2, 1959 - April 19, 2006) was an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... This article is about Tony Jones, a professional English snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Northern_Ireland. ... Dennis Taylor (recte Denis) (born January 19, 1949) is a retired Irish snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Northern_Ireland. ... Dennis Taylor (recte Denis) (born January 19, 1949) is a retired Irish snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Joe Johnson (born 29 June 1952) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Northern_Ireland. ... Dennis Taylor (recte Denis) (born January 19, 1949) is a retired Irish snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Tony Meo (born 4 October 1959) is a retired English snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Tony Meo (born 4 October 1959) is a retired English snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Steve Davis OBE (born August 22, 1957) is an English professional snooker player who lives in Brentwood, Essex with his wife and two sons. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ireland. ... Ken Doherty (born September 17, 1969) is an Irish professional snooker player. ... The Crucible Theatre, located in the city centre of Sheffield, England is known for being a producing theatre, meaning shows are designed and rehearsed in-house. ... For other uses, see Sheffield (disambiguation). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_England. ... John Parrott (born 11 May 1964) is an English professional snooker player. ... The World Snooker Championship, currently held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, is the climax of snookers annual calendar and the most important snooker event of the year in terms of prestige, prize money and world ranking points. ...

Highest Break

140 Jimmy White James Warren Jimmy White MBE (born 2 May 1962) is an English professional snooker player. ...


There were 31 century breaks in the 1991 World Snooker Championship. A new championship record beating 1986's 20

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