1981 UK Championship (snooker)

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Coral UK Championship
Tournament information
Dates 22 November–5 December 1981
Venue Guild Hall
City Preston
Country England
Organisation(s) WPBSA
Format Non-ranking event
Total prize fund £40,000
Winner's share £10,000
Final
Champion England Steve Davis
Runner-up Wales Terry Griffiths
Score 16–3
1980
1982

The 1981 Coral UK Championship was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place at the Guild Hall in Preston, England. The event began on 22 November 1981 and the televised stages were shown on BBC between 28 November and 5 December 1981.

Tournament summary[edit]

Main draw[edit]

[1][2]


Round of 16 Quarter Finals Semi Finals Final
                           
           
 England Steve Davis  9
 England Willie Thorne  2  
 England Steve Davis  9
   Canada Bill Werbeniuk  5  
 Canada Bill Werbeniuk  9
 Canada Kirk Stevens  7  
 England Steve Davis  9
   England Jimmy White  0  
 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor  5
 England Jimmy White  9  
 England Jimmy White  9
   Wales Ray Reardon  8  
 Wales Ray Reardon  9
 England Joe Johnson  7  
 England Steve Davis  16
   Wales Terry Griffiths  3
 Wales Terry Griffiths  9
 England Graham Miles  4  
 Wales Terry Griffiths  9
   England Tony Knowles  5  
 Wales Doug Mountjoy  6
 England Tony Knowles  9  
 Wales Terry Griffiths  9
   England Tony Meo  3  
 England David Taylor  5
 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins  9  
 Northern Ireland Alex Higgins  4
   England Tony Meo  9  
 Canada Cliff Thorburn  6
 England Tony Meo  9  

Qualifying[edit]

Best of 17 frames

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1981 UK Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 13 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "UK Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 3 November 2011.