Snooker season 1990/1991

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Snooker season 1990/1991
Details
Duration August 1990–May 1991
Tournaments 23
Triple Crown winners
UK Championship Scotland Stephen Hendry
Masters Scotland Stephen Hendry
World Championship England John Parrott

The snooker season 1990/1991 was a series of snooker tournaments played during the years 1990 and 1991. The following table outlines the results for ranking and the invitational events.

Calendar[edit]

Date[n 1] Rank Tournament name Venue City Winner Runner-up Score Reference
08–?? 08–??  HKG NR Hong Kong Challenge Hilton Hotel Hong Kong Thailand James Wattana England Jimmy White 9–3 [1]
09–12 09–16  SCO NR Scottish Masters Civic Centre Motherwell Scotland Stephen Hendry Wales Terry Griffiths 10–6 [2]
09–?? 09–??  ENG NR Shoot-Out Trentham Gardens Stoke-on-Trent Wales Darren Morgan England Mike Hallett 2–1 [3]
10–?? 10–??  BEL NR Humo Masters Antwerp England John Parrott England Jimmy White 9–6 [1]
10–08 10–21  ENG WR Grand Prix Hexagon Theatre Reading Scotland Stephen Hendry England Nigel Bond 10–5 [4]
10–29 11–03  CHN WR Asian Open GDTV Studios Guangzhou Scotland Stephen Hendry Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor 9–3 [5]
11–05 11–11  UAE WR Dubai Classic Al Nasr Stadium Dubai Scotland Stephen Hendry England Steve Davis 9–1 [6]
11–?? 11–??  EUR NR Norwich Union Grand Prix England John Parrott England Steve Davis 4–2 [7]
11–16 12–02  ENG WR UK Championship Guild Hall Preston Scotland Stephen Hendry England Steve Davis 16–15 [8]
12–01 12–06  SCO NR Benson & Hedges Satellite Championship Masters Club Glasgow Scotland Alan McManus Thailand James Wattana 9–5 [9]
12–06 12–15  ENG NR World Matchplay Brentwood Centre Brentwood England Jimmy White Scotland Stephen Hendry 18–9 [10]
01–01 01–12  ENG WR The Classic Bournemouth International Centre Bournemouth England Jimmy White Scotland Stephen Hendry 10–4 [11]
01–13 01–26  ENG NR World Masters National Exhibition Centre Birmingham England Jimmy White Malta Tony Drago 10–6 [12][13]
England Mike Hallett
Scotland Stephen Hendry
Canada Brady Gollan
Canada Jim Wych
8–5
England Steve Davis
England Allison Fisher
England Jimmy White
England Caroline Walch
6–3
02–03 02–10  ENG NR The Masters Wembley Conference Centre London Scotland Stephen Hendry England Mike Hallett 9–8 [14][15]
02–17 03–02  ENG WR British Open Assembly Rooms Derby Scotland Stephen Hendry England Gary Wilkinson 10–9 [16][17]
03–11 03–16  NLD WR European Open Imax Centre Rotterdam England Tony Jones England Mark Johnston-Allen 9–7 [18][19]
04–02 04–07  IRL NR Irish Masters Goff's Kill England Steve Davis England John Parrott 9–5 [20]
04–?? 04–??  CHN NR Kent Cup Yeutan Stadium Beijing Northern Ireland Joe Swail Scotland Marcus Campbell 5–0 [7]
04–20 05–06  ENG WR World Snooker Championship Crucible Theatre Sheffield England John Parrott England Jimmy White 18–11 [21]
05–?? 05–??  WAL NR Welsh Professional Championship Newport Centre Newport Wales Darren Morgan Wales Mark Bennett 9–3 [22]
05–11 05–18  WAL NR Pontins Professional Pontins Prestatyn England Neal Foulds England Mike Hallett 9–6 [23]
01–?? 05–??  ENG NR Matchroom League Scotland Stephen Hendry England Steve Davis [n 2] [24]
10–?? 05–??  ENG NR Continental Airlines London Masters Café Royal London England Steve Davis Scotland Stephen Hendry 4–0 [7]
05–?? 05–??  EUR NR European Masters League England Steve Davis Thailand James Wattana [n 2] [25]
WR = World ranking event
NR = Non-ranking event

Official rankings[edit]

The top 16 of the world rankings, these players automatically played in the final rounds of the world ranking events and were invited for the Masters.[26][27][28][29]

No. Ch. Name
1 Rise Scotland Stephen Hendry
2 Fall England Steve Davis
3 Fall England John Parrott
4 Steady England Jimmy White
5 Rise Wales Doug Mountjoy
6 Fall Wales Terry Griffiths
7 Fall England Mike Hallett
8 Rise England Dean Reynolds
9 Rise England Steve James
10 Fall Northern Ireland Dennis Taylor
11 Fall England Willie Thorne
12 Rise England Martin Clark
13 Rise England Neal Foulds
14 Fall England John Virgo
15 Fall England Tony Meo
16 Rise Canada Alain Robidoux

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Dates use the month day format
  2. ^ a b No play-off was held and the title was decided on league table only.

References[edit]

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  20. ^ Turner, Chris. "Irish Masters". Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 16 February 2012. Retrieved 18 November 2010. 
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  25. ^ Snooker Scene, July 1991, page 6
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