2004 EMBASSY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - INFORMATION Stage One - Stage Two - Stage Three - Crucible Draw - NEWS

 

 

SCHEDULE

Date

Round

Time Matches
11 January 2004

Stage One Round 1

10.00 am 1-7
11 January 2004

Stage One Round 1

2.30 pm 8-15
11 January 2004

Stage One Round 2

7.00 pm 16-23
12 January 2004

Stage Two Round 1

10.00 am 1-8
12 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

2.30 pm 10,11,12,13,14,15,17,18
12 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

7.00 pm 19,20,21,22,23,24,26,27
13 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

10.00 am 9,16,25,26,29,30,31,32
13 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

2.30 pm 33-40
13 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

7.00 pm 41-48
14 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

10.00 am 49-56
14 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

2.30 pm 57-64
14 January 2004

Stage Two Round 2

7.00 pm 65-72
15 January 2004

Stage Two Round 3

10.00 am 73-80
15 January 2004

Stage Two Round 3

2.30 pm 81-88
15 January 2004

Stage Two Round 3

7.00 pm 89-96
16 January 2004

Stage Two Round 3

10.00 am 97-104
16 January 2004

Stage Two Round 4

2.30 pm 105-112
16 January 2004

Stage Two Round 4

7.00 pm 113-120
17 January 2004 Stage Two Round 5 11.00 am 121-128
10 February 2004 Stage Three Round 1 11.00 am 1-7 start
10 February 2004 Stage Three Round 1 5.00 pm 1-7 finish
11 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 11.00 am 8-15 start
11 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 5.00 pm 8-15 finish
12 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 11.00 am 16-23 start
12 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 5.00 pm 16-23 finish
13 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 11.00 am 24-31 start
13 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 5.00 pm 24-31 finish
14 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 11.00 am 32-39 start
14 February 2004 Stage Three Round 2 5.00 pm 32-39 finish
15 February 2004 Stage Three Round 3 11.00 am 40-47 start
15 February 2004 Stage Three Round 3 5.00 pm 40-47 finish
16 February 2004 Stage Three Round 3 11.00 am 48-55 start
16 February 2004 Stage Three Round 3 5.00 pm 48-55 finish
17 February 2004 Stage Three Round 4 11.00 am 56-63 start
17 February 2004 Stage Three Round 4 5.00 pm 56-63 finish
18 February 2004 Stage Three Round 4 11.00 am 64-71 start
18 February 2004 Stage Three Round 4 5.00 pm 64-71 finish
19 February 2004 Stage Three Round 5 11.00 am 72-79 start
19 February 2004 Stage Three Round 5 5.00 pm 72-79 finish
20 February 2004 Stage Three Round 5 11.00 am 80-87 start
20 February 2004 Stage Three Round 5 5.00 pm 80-87 finish
17 March 2004 Stage Three Round 6 11.00 am 88-95 start
17 March 2004 Stage Three Round 6 5.00 pm 88-95 finish
18 March 2004 Stage Three Round 6 11.00 am 96-103 start
18 March 2004 Stage Three Round 6 5.00 pm 96-103 finish
17 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 10.00 am 1, 14 start
17 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 2.30 pm 3, 12 start
17 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 7.00 pm 1 finish, 10 start
18 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 10.00 am 2 start, 14 finish
18 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 2.30 pm 8 start, 10 finish
18 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 7.00 pm 3, 12 finish
19 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 10.00 am 2 finish, 13 start
19 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 2.30 pm 8 finish, 15 start
19 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 6.45 pm 7 start, 13 finish
20 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 10.00 am 5 start, 15 finish
20 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 2.30 pm 7 finish, 9 start
20 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 6.45 pm 5 finish, 16 start
21 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 10.00 am 6 start, 9 finish
21 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 2.30 pm 4 start, 16 finish
21 April 2004 Crucible Last 32 6.45 pm 6 finish, 11 start
22 April 2004 Crucible Last 32/Last 16 2.00 pm 4 finish, 21 start
22 April 2004 Crucible Last 32/Last 16 6.45 pm 17 start, 11 finish
23 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 10.00 am 18, 21 start
23 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 2.30 pm 17 continue, 22 start
23 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 6.45 pm 18 continue, 21 finish
24 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 10.00 am 17 finish, 22 continue
24 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 2.30 pm 18 finish, 24 start
24 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 7.00 pm 19 start, 22 finish
25 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 2.00 pm 20, 23 start
25 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 7.00 pm 19, 24 continue
26 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 10.00 am 20, 23 continue
26 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 2.30 pm 19, 24 finish
26 April 2004 Crucible Last 16 6.45 pm 20, 23 finish
27 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 10.00 am QF1, QF3 start
27 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 2.30 pm QF2, QF4 start
27 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 6.45 pm QF1, QF3 continue
28 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 10.00 am QF2 continue, QF2 finish
28 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 2.30 pm QF1 finish, QF4 continue
28 April 2004 Crucible Quarter Final 6.45 pm QF2, QF4 finish
29 April 2004 Crucible Semi Final 2.00 pm SF1 session one
29 April 2004 Crucible Semi Final 6.45 pm SF2 session one
30 April 2004 Crucible Semi Final 10.00 am SF1 session two
30 April 2004 Crucible Semi Final 2.30 pm SF2 session two
30 April 2004 Crucible Semi Final 6.45 pm SF1 session three
1 May 2004 Crucible Semi Final 10.00 am SF2 session three
1 May 2004 Crucible Semi Final 2.30 pm SF1 finish
1 May 2004 Crucible Semi Final 7.00 pm SF2 finish
2 May Crucible FINAL 3.00pm Fist session
2 May Crucible FINAL 8.00 pm Second session
3 May Crucible FINAL 3.00 pm Third session
3 May Crucible FINAL 8.00 pm Final session
Stage One-Two Matches are best of nine frames over one session
Stage Three up and including Last 32 Matches are best of 19 over two sessions
Last 16 and Quarter Finals are best of 25 over three sessions. Semi Final is best of 33 over four sessions
Final is best of 35 frames over four sessions.
Stage One is for amateur & non-tour professionals. Stage Two is Challenge Tour & Stage Three Main Tour

 

TICKET BOOKING

Qualifying Rounds @ Pontins:

Tickets will be sold on the day on a first come first served basis, priced at �00 which includes free parking

and use of Pontins facilities. Call 01745 854523.

World Snooker Centre @ Pontins, Prestatyn, Clwyd Ll19 7LA

Crucible:

Telephone Bookings: 0114 249 6006

www.sheffieldtheatres.co.uk

www.worldsnooker.com

Embassy World Box Office

The Crucible Theatre

55 Norfolk Street

SHEFFIELD S1 1DA

World Snooker

Ground Floor

Albert House

111-117 Victoria Street

BRISTOL BS1 6AX

0117 317 8200

 

PRIZE FUND

Total Prize Fund:    �378,920

Winner �0,000

Runner up �5,000

Semi Final �,200

Quarter Final �,600

Last 16 �,600

Last 32 �,000

Last 48 �200

Last 64 �720

Last 80 �560

Last 96 �440

Last 128 �000

High break pre-tv �000

High break Crucible �,600

Maximum pre-tv �000

Maximum Crucible �7,000

 

RANKING POINTS

Winner 8000 points

Runner up 6000

Semi Final 5000

Quarter Final 4100

Last 16 3500

Last 32 2900 (seeded loser 1450)

Last 48 2300 (1150)

Last 64 1800 (900)

Last 80 1300 (650)

Last 96 800

Last 128 400

 

CHALLENGE TOUR PLAYERS ORDER OF MERIT POINTS

Main Tour Stages:

Win 9750

Runner up 9000

Semi Final 8250

Quarter Final 7500

Last 16 6750

Last 32 6000

Last 48 5250

Last 64 4500

Last 80 3750

Last 96 3075

Last 128 2625

Last 136 2175

Challenge Tour Qualifying Stage:

Last 16 1725

Last 32 1350

Last 64 975

Last 128 600

Last 136

Non Tour Qualifying Stage

Round Two 150

Round One 75

 

EVENT HISTORY

 

Year Venue Winner Runner Up Score High Break
1927 Camkin's Hall, Birmingham Joe Davis Tom Dennis 20-11 60 Albert Cope
1928 Camkin's Hall, Birmingham Joe Davis Fred Lawrence 16-13 46 Alec Mann
1929 Lounge Hall, Nottingham Joe Davis Tom Dennis 19-14 61 Joe Davis
1930 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Tom Dennis 25-12 79 Joe Davis
1931 Lounge Hall, Nottingham Joe Davis Tom Dennis 25-21 72 Joe Davis
1932 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Clark McConachy 30-19  
1933 J. Davis Centre, Chesterfield Joe Davis Willie Smith 25-18  
1934 Lounge Hall, Nottingham Joe Davis Tom Newman 25-23  
1935 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Willie Smith 25-20 110 Joe Davis
1936 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Horace Lindrum 34-27 101 Horace Lindrum
1937 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Horace Lindrum 32-29 103 Joe Davis
1938 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Sidney Smith 37-24 104 Joe Davis
1939 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Sidney Smith 43-30  
1940 Thurston's Hall, London Joe Davis Fred Davis 37-36 113 Fred Davis
1941-45 No Tournament Held        
1946 Horticultural Hall, London Joe Davis Horace Lindrum 78-67 136 Fred Davis
1947 Leicester Sq. Hall, London Walter Donaldson Fred Davis 82-63 135 Fred Davis
1948 Leicester Sq. Hall, London Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 84-61 109 Fred Davis
1949 Leicester Sq. Hall, London Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 80-65 115 Walter Donaldson
1950 Tower Circus, Blackpool Walter Donaldson Fred Davis 51-46 140 Fred Davis
1951 Tower Circus, Blackpool Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 58-39 106 Walter Donaldson
1952 Tower Circus, Blackpool Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 38-35 140 Fred Davis
1953 Leicester Sq. Hall, London Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 37-34 133 John Pulman
1954 Houldsworth Hall, Manchester Fred Davis Walter Donaldson 39-21 109 Fred Davis
1955 Tower Circus, Blackpool Fred Davis John Pulman 37-34 103 John Pulman
1956 Tower Circus, Blackpool Fred Davis John Pulman 38-35 141 Rex Williams
1957 Jersey John Pulman Jackie Rea 39-34  
1958-63 No Championship        
1964 Burroughes Hall, London John Pulman Fred Davis 19-16 112 John Pulman
1964 Burroughes Hall, London John Pulman Rex Williams 40-33 107 Rex Williams
1965 Burroughes Hall, London John Pulman Fred Davis 37-36 142 Rex Williams
1965 South Africa John Pulman Rex Williams 25-22 142 Rex Williams
1966 South Africa John Pulman Freddie Van Rensburg 39-12  
1966 St George's Hall, Liverpool John Pulman Fred Davis 5-2  
1968 Co-operative Hall, Bolton John Pulman Eddie Charlton 39-34 122 Eddie Charlton
1969 Victoria Hall, London John Spencer Gary Owen 37-24 110 John Spencer
1970 Victoria Hall, London Ray Reardon John Pulman 37-33 118 Ray Reardon
1971 Sydney, Australia (Nov 1970) John Spencer Warren Simpson 37-29 126 John Spencer
1972 Selly Park British Legion, Birmingham Alex Higgins John Spencer 37-31 133 Alex Higgins
1973 City Exhibition Hall, Manchester Ray Reardon Eddie Charlton 38-32 139 John Spencer
1974 Belle Vue, Manchester Ray Reardon Graham Miles 22-12 131 Graham Miles
1975 Melbourne, Australia Ray Reardon Eddie Charlton 31-30 128 David Taylor
1976 Wythenshawe Forum, Manchester Ray Reardon Alex Higgins 27-16 138 John Spencer
1977 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield John Spencer Cliff Thorburn 25-12 135 John Spencer
1978 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Ray Reardon Perrie Mans 25-18 138 John Spencer
1979 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Terry Griffiths Dennis Taylor 24-16 143 Bill Werbeniuk
1980 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Cliff Thorburn Alex Higgins 18-16 136 Kirk Stevens, Steve Davis
1981 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis Doug Mountjoy 18-12 145 Doug Mountjoy
1982 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Alex Higgins Ray Reardon 18-15 143 Willie Thorne
1983 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis Cliff Thorburn 18-6 147 Cliff Thorburn
1984 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis Jimmy White 18-16 138 Rex Williams
1985 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Dennis Taylor Steve Davis 18-17 143 Bill Werbeniuk
1986 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Joe Johnson Steve Davis 18-12 134 Steve Davis
1987 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis Joe Johnson 18-14 127 Steve Davis
1988 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis Terry Griffiths 18-11 140 Steve James
1989 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Steve Davis John Parrott 18-3 141 Stephen Hendry
1990 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Jimmy White 18-12 140 John Parrott
1991 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield John Parrott Jimmy White 18-11 140 Jimmy White
1992 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Jimmy White 18-14 147 Jimmy White
1993 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Jimmy White 18-5 144 Steve Davis
1994 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Jimmy White 18-17 143 Alan McManus
1995 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Nigel Bond 18-9 147 Stephen Hendry
1996 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Peter Ebdon 18-12 144 Peter Ebdon, Tony Drago
1997 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Ken Doherty Stephen Hendry 18-12 147 Ronnie O'Sullivan
1998 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield John Higgins Ken Doherty 18-12 143 Jimmy White, John Higgins
1999 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Stephen Hendry Mark J. Williams 18-11 142 John Higgins
2000 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Mark J. Williams Matthew Stevens 18-16 143 Matthew Stevens
2001 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Ronnie O'Sullivan John Higgins 18-14 140 Joe Swail
2002 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Peter Ebdon Stephen Hendry 18-17 145 Matthew Stevens
2003 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Mark J. Williams Ken Doherty 18-16 147 Ronnie O'Sullivan
2004 Crucible Theatre, Sheffield