1999 UK Championship (snooker)

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Liverpool Victoria UK Championship
Tournament information
Dates 13–28 November 1999
Venue Bournemouth International Centre
City Bournemouth
Country England
Organisation(s) WPBSA
Format Ranking event
Total prize fund £500,000
Highest break 147
Final
Champion Wales Mark Williams
Runner-up Wales Matthew Stevens
Score 10–8
1998
2000

The 1999 Liverpool Victoria UK Championship was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place at the Bournemouth International Centre in Bournemouth, England. The event started on 13 November 1999 and the televised stages were shown on BBC between 20 and 28 November 1999.

Stephen Hendry becomes the first player to make two maximum break in the tournament's history after scoring a 147 against Paul Wykes in the last 16.

In the final Mark Williams defeated Matthew Stevens 10–8. This was Stevens' second consecutive final at the event.

Main draw[edit]

[1][2][3]

Round of 16 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
                           
           
 Scotland John Higgins  9
 England Steve Davis  4  
 Scotland John Higgins  9
   England Michael Holt  6  
 England Michael Holt  9
 Wales Lee Walker  4  
 Scotland John Higgins  7
   Wales Matthew Stevens  9  
 Wales Matthew Stevens  9
 Northern Ireland Joe Swail  4  
 Wales Matthew Stevens  9
   England Ronnie O'Sullivan  3  
 England Ronnie O'Sullivan  9
 England Anthony Hamilton  1  
 Wales Matthew Stevens  8
   Wales Mark Williams  10
 Wales Mark Williams  9
 England Jimmy White  8  
 Wales Mark Williams  9
   Wales Darren Morgan  1  
 Wales Darren Morgan  9
 Scotland Drew Henry  7  
 Wales Mark Williams  9
   Scotland Stephen Hendry  6  
 England Dave Harold  9
 Republic of Ireland Ken Doherty  8  
 England Dave Harold  5
   Scotland Stephen Hendry  9  
 Scotland Stephen Hendry  9
 England Paul Wykes  3  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liverpool Victoria UK Championship 1999". Snooker.org. Retrieved 19 August 2011. 
  2. ^ "UK Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 18 March 2012. 
  3. ^ "1999 UK Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 16 March 2013.