2013 World Seniors Championship

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Tournament information
Dates 19–20 October 2013
Venue Mountbatten Centre
City Portsmouth
Country England
Organisation(s) WPBSA
Format Non-ranking event
Total prize fund £50,000
Winner's share £18,000
Highest break 94
Final
Champion England Steve Davis
Runner-up England Nigel Bond
Score 2–1
2012
2015

The 2013 888casino.com World Seniors Championship was a professional non-ranking snooker tournament that took place between 19–20 October 2013 at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth, England.[1]

Steve Davis won his 81st professional title by defeating defending champion Nigel Bond 2–1 in the final.[2][3]

Prize fund[edit]

The breakdown of prize money for this year is shown below:[4]

  • Winner: £18,000
  • Runner-up: £8,000
  • Semi-finalist: £4,000
  • Quarter-finalist: £2,000
  • Last 16: £1,000
  • Total: £50,000

Main draw[edit]

The draw for the last 16 was made on 12 August 2013 at the Doncaster Dome in Doncaster during the qualifying stage of the 2013 Indian Open. The draw for the quarter-finals and semi-finals was made on a random basis. All matches were best of 3 frames and all frames were subject to a 30 second shot clock after ten minutes of play. All times are BST.[4][5][6] The highest break of the tournament was 94 made by Steve Davis.[4]

Last 16[edit]

Quarter-finals[edit]

Semi-finals[edit]

Final[edit]

Qualifying[edit]

These matches were held on 3 October 2013 at the Barnsley Metrodome in Barnsley, England.[7][8][9] There was only one century break during the qualifying. Philip Williams made a 100 break against Karl Townsend.[10]

  Round 1
Best of 3 frames
Round 2
Best of 3 frames
Round 3
Best of 3 frames
Round 4
Best of 3 frames
Round 5
Best of 3 frames
                                               
England  Jimmy O'Shea 0     Republic of Ireland  John Leahy 2  
Republic of Ireland  John McBride 2     Republic of Ireland  John McBride 0  
  Republic of Ireland  John Leahy 2  
  England  Surinder Gill 1  
       England  Ashley Beal 1
           England  Surinder Gill 2  
  Republic of Ireland  John Leahy 0  
  England  Dave Harold 2  
           England  Gary Miller 0  
           England  Dave Harold 2  
  England  Dave Harold 2
  England  Sean Lanigan 0  
England  Sean Lanigan w/o England  Andrew Milliard 0
Scotland  Guilio Rea w/d     England  Sean Lanigan 2  
  England  Dave Harold 2
  Wales  Wayne Jones 0
           England  Paul Stockwell 1  
           England  Nigel Gilbert 2  
  England  Nigel Gilbert 1
  England  Hassan Vaizie 2  
England  Anthony Harris w/d England  Hassan Vaizie 2
England  Bill Oliver w/o     England  Bill Oliver 0  
  England  Hassan Vaizie 0
  Wales  Wayne Jones 2  
           England  Robert Marshall w/d  
           England  Dean Reynolds w/o  
  England  Dean Reynolds 0
  Wales  Wayne Jones 2  
England  Mike Hallett 1 Wales  Wayne Jones 2
England  Steve Ventham 2     England  Steve Ventham 0  
  Round 1
Best of 3 frames
Round 2
Best of 3 frames
Round 3
Best of 3 frames
Round 4
Best of 3 frames
Round 5
Best of 3 frames
                                               
England  Tony Jones 0     England  Nick Pearce 1  
Wales  Darren Thompson 2     Wales  Darren Thompson 2  
  Wales  Darren Thompson 2  
  Jersey  Gabriel Burns 1  
England  Bill Kelly 0 Jersey  Gabriel Burns 2
England  Stefan Mazrocis 2     England  Stefan Mazrocis 1  
  Wales  Darren Thompson 0  
  England  Les Dodd 2  
Scotland  John Rea w/d     England  Barry West 1  
England  Les Dodd w/o     England  Les Dodd 2  
  England  Les Dodd 2
  England  Roger Leighton 1  
England  Gary Filtness 0 England  John Welsh 0
England  Roger Leighton 2     England  Roger Leighton 2  
  England  Les Dodd 0
  Wales  Philip Williams 2
           England  Tony Brown 2  
           Republic of Ireland  Dessie Sheehan 1  
  England  Tony Brown 0
  Republic of Ireland  Patsy Fagan 2  
England  Steven Gough 1 Republic of Ireland  Patsy Fagan 2
England  Ian Barry Stark 2     England  Ian Barry Stark 0  
  Republic of Ireland  Patsy Fagan 0
  Wales  Philip Williams 2  
England  Stephen Meakin 1     Wales  Philip Williams 2  
England  Gary Wilkinson 2     England  Gary Wilkinson 0  
  Wales  Philip Williams 2
  England  Karl Townsend 0  
       England  Ali Bassiri 0
           England  Karl Townsend 2  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tournament Calendar 2013/2014". Snooker.org. Retrieved 22 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "World Seniors Championship: Steve Davis beats Nigel Bond 2–1 in Portsmouth final". Sky Sports. 20 October 2013. Retrieved 20 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Davis On Top Of The World Again". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 21 October 2013. Retrieved 22 October 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "888casino.com World Seniors Championship (2013)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 30 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "2013 888casino World Seniors Championship: Provisional Format of Play" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  6. ^ "2013 World Seniors Championship Results". Snooker Database. Retrieved 21 October 2013. 
  7. ^ "World Seniors Championship Qualifiers Draw & Results". World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 4 October 2013. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 October 2013. Retrieved 4 October 2013. 
  8. ^ "World Seniors Championship Qualifiers Provisional Format" (PDF). worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Retrieved 30 August 2013. 
  9. ^ "888casino.com World Seniors Championship Qualifiers (2013)". Snooker.org. Retrieved 30 August 2013. 
  10. ^ "World Seniors Championship qualifiers: century breaks". worldsnookerdata.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 6 October 2013. Retrieved 3 October 2013.