1992 Masters (snooker)

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Benson & Hedges Masters
Tournament information
Dates 2–9 February 1992
Venue Wembley Conference Centre
City London
Country England
Organisation(s) WPBSA
Format Non-ranking event
Highest break England Jimmy White (139)
Final
Champion Scotland Stephen Hendry
Runner-up England John Parrott
Score 9–4
1991
1993

The 1992 Benson & Hedges Masters was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 2 and 9 February 1992 at the Wembley Conference Centre in London, England.

Stephen Hendry retained his title by beating John Parrott 9–4 in the final.

Field[edit]

Defending champion Stephen Hendry was the number 1 seed. Places were allocated to the top 16 players in the world rankings. Players seeded 15 and 16 played in the wild-card round against the winner of the qualifying event, Ken Doherty (ranked 51), and James Wattana (ranked 20), who was the wild-card selection. Ken Doherty and Tony Jones were making their debuts in the Masters.

Wild-card round[edit]

In the preliminary round, the wild-card players plays the 15th and 16th seeds:[1][2]

Match Date Score
WC1 Monday 3 February England Tony Jones (15) 4–5 Republic of Ireland Ken Doherty
WC2 Sunday 2 February England Tony Knowles (16) 1–5 Thailand James Wattana

Main draw[edit]

[1][2]

Last 16
Best of 9 frames
Quarter-finals
Best of 9 frames
Semi-finals
Best of 11 frames
Final
Best of 17 frames
                       
1 Scotland Stephen Hendry 5
14 England Martin Clark 0
1 Scotland Stephen Hendry 5
12 England Dean Reynolds 1
8 England Mike Hallett 3
12 England Dean Reynolds 5
1 Scotland Stephen Hendry 6
4 England Jimmy White 4
5 England Gary Wilkinson 2
13 Canada Alain Robidoux 5
13 Canada Alain Robidoux 3
4 England Jimmy White 5
4 England Jimmy White 5
10 Wales Doug Mountjoy 4
1 Scotland Stephen Hendry 9
2 England John Parrott 4
3 England Steve Davis 5
9 Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 4
3 England Steve Davis 4
6 England Neal Foulds 5
6 England Neal Foulds 5
11 Wales Terry Griffiths 3
6 England Neal Foulds 3
2 England John Parrott 6
7 England Steve James 1
Thailand James Wattana 5
Thailand James Wattana 3
2 England John Parrott 5
2 England John Parrott 5
Republic of Ireland Ken Doherty 1

Qualifying[edit]

Ken Doherty won the qualifying tournament, known as the 1991 Benson & Hedges Championship at the time.[3]

Century breaks[edit]

[4]

James Wattana's 130 was scored in the wild-card round.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1992 Masters Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 5 May 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "The Masters". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 8 August 2012. 
  3. ^ Turner, Chris. "Benson & Hedges Championship, Masters Qualifying Tournament". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 23 December 2010. 
  4. ^ "1992 Masters". CueTracker - Snooker Results and Statistics Database. Retrieved 19 January 2015.