1992 UK Championship (snooker)

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UK Championship
Tournament information
Dates 13–29 November 1992
Venue Guild Hall
City Preston
Country England
Organisation(s) WPBSA
Format Ranking event
Winner's share £70,000
Highest break 136
Final
Champion England Jimmy White
Runner-up England John Parrott
Score 16–9
1991
1993

The 1992 UK Championship was a professional ranking snooker tournament that took place at the Guild Hall in Preston, England. The event started on 13 November 1992 and the televised stages were shown on BBC between 21 and 29 November 1992.

It was the last UK Final to be staged over two days and to use the best of 31 frames format.[1] The highest break of the televised stages was 136 made by James Wattana and the same of the non-televised stages was 147 made by Peter Ebdon.

Jimmy White won his first and only UK Championship title by defeating defending champion John Parrott 16–9 in the final, winning back-to-back ranking events after winning the Grand Prix a month earlier.

Prize fund[edit]

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:

  • Winner: £70,000
  • Runner-up: £35,000
  • High Break: £5000

Main draw[edit]

[2][3]

Last 64

Best of 17 frames

Last 32
Best of 17 frames
  Last 16
Best of 17 frames
  Quarter-finals
Best of 17 frames
  Semi-finals
Best of 17 frames
  Final
Best of 31 frames
                                   
England John Parrott 9  
Republic of Ireland Ken Doherty 5     England John Parrott 9  
England Nigel Bond 7   England Dean Reynolds 2  
England Dean Reynolds 9       England John Parrott 9  
England Martin Clark 1       Northern Ireland Joe Swail 3  
New Zealand Dene O'Kane 9     New Zealand Dene O'Kane 3
Scotland Billy Snaddon 7   Northern Ireland Joe Swail 9  
Northern Ireland Joe Swail 9       England John Parrott 9  
England Jason Ferguson 9       England Steve Davis 5  
Scotland John Rea 3     England Jason Ferguson 3  
Wales Darren Morgan 9   Wales Darren Morgan 9  
Malta Tony Drago 6       Wales Darren Morgan 2
England Steve James 9       England Steve Davis 9  
Northern Ireland Jason Prince 4     England Steve James 4
England Steve Davis 9   England Steve Davis 9  
Republic of Ireland Eugene Hughes 0       England John Parrott 9
England Jimmy White 9       England Jimmy White 16
England David Roe 8     England Jimmy White 9  
England Willie Thorne 9   England Willie Thorne 4  
England Mark Davis 0       England Jimmy White 9  
Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 3       Thailand James Wattana 2  
England Mike Hallett 9     England Mike Hallett 1
Thailand James Wattana 9   Thailand James Wattana 9  
Wales Doug Mountjoy 1       England Jimmy White 9
England Gary Wilkinson 9       Scotland Alan McManus 7  
England Joe Johnson 1     England Gary Wilkinson 7  
Scotland Alan McManus 9   Scotland Alan McManus 9  
Australia Eddie Charlton 3       Scotland Alan McManus 9
England Ronnie O’Sullivan 8       Scotland Stephen Hendry 8  
Wales Cliff Wilson 9     Wales Cliff Wilson 3
Scotland Stephen Hendry 9   Scotland Stephen Hendry 9  
England Tony Knowles 5  

Century breaks[edit]

All Rounds

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Chris. "UK Championship". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 4 December 2010. 
  2. ^ "1992 UK Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 13 October 2010. 
  3. ^ "UK Championship". Snooker Scene. Archived from the original on 24 January 2013. Retrieved 25 May 2012.