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 England Steve Davis (94)
Final
Champion England Steve Davis
Runner-up England Nigel Bond
Score 2–1
2012
2015

The 2013 888casino 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 82nd 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" (PDF). 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.