• World Championship 1998

    Final

    John Higgins 18-12 Ken Doherty

    34-73 (59) 80-20 (53) 86-7 71-1 (71) 113-0 (66) 73-52 (52-55) 130-0 (130) 0-89 (89)

    0-112 (112) 7-66 18-97 (58) 66-2 (51) 103-4 (103) 86-5 138-0 (64,74) 70-82

    39-90 (69) 89-0 (89) 6-61 (55) 130-0 (130) 0-90 (86) 1-99 (59) 58-48 44-82

    60-14 128-0 (128) 71-58 41-78 66-16 119-8 (118)


    Semi Finals

    Ken Doherty 17-14 Mark Williams

    89-2 67-47 92-52 38-85 (71) 54-47 10-52 71-54 73-69

    54-55 115-2 (50,50) 0-110 (63) 49-53 90-1 (59) 40-79 53-57 35-66 (53)

    31-81 1-79 (53) 39-84 (78) 33-74 (50) 74-51 79-4 (70) 63-60 41-65 (65)

    62-39 64-50 10-66 71-30 62-7 73-5 79-0 (79)

    John Higgins 17-9 Ronnie O'Sullivan

    0-95 (52) 50-65 72-49 104-0 106-21 (74) 0-141 (141) 109-32 (78) 44-67 (62)

    68(50)-54 70-51 (70) 75-12 79-38 (79) 84-0 (84) 132-0 (53,79) 122-1 (97) 96-1 (52)

    64-66 20-69(69) 85-8 39-64 59-64 79-55 66-64 46-75

    69-0 (69) 119-0 (119)

    Quarter Finals

    Ken Doherty 13-10 Matthew Stevens

    John Higgins 13-11 John Parrott

    Ronnie O'Sullivan 13-7 Jimmy White

    Mark Williams 13-11 Peter Ebdon


    Last 16  

      

    Doherty bt Lee  13-8

    Stevens bt King  13-9

    Ebdon bt O'Brien  13-5

    Williams bt Davies  13-6

    Higgins bt Hamilton  13-9

    Parrott bt Drago  13-7

    O'Sullivan bt McManus  13-4

    White bt Morgan  13-3


    Last 32

    Ken Doherty bt Lee Walker  10-8

    Mark Williams bt Quinten Hann  10-9

    Stephen Lee bt Andy Hicks  10-4

    Fregal O'Brien bt James Wattana  10-9

    Mark King bt Nigel Bond  10-5

    Steve Davies bt Simon Bedford  10-6

    Ronnie O'Sullivan bt Joe Swail  10-5

    Alan McManus bt David Gray  10-8

    John Higgins bt Jason Ferguson  10-8

    Anhony Hamilton bt Dave Harold  10-8

    John Parrott bt Peter Lines  10-4

    Peter Ebdon bt Terry Murphy  10-3

    Matthew Stevens bt Alain Robidoux  10-8

    Tony Drago bt Alfie Burden  10-8

    Jimmy White bt Stephen Hendry  10-4

    Darren Morgan bt Jason Prince  10-8


    Last 48

    Matthew Stevens (Wales)  10-3 Neal Foulds

    Quinten Hann (Australia) 10-6 Brian Morgan

    Mark King   10-8 Paul Hunter            

    Fergal O'Brien (Ireland) 10-7 Joe Perry              

    Jason Prince (N.Ireland) 10-8 Martin Clark

    Terry Murphy (N.Ireland) 10-2 Nick Pearce           

    Jimmy White   10-5 Bradley Jones

    Lee Walker (Wales)  10-9 Billy Snaddon (Scotland)

    Alfie Burden   10-3 Rod Lawler

    Dave Harold  10-7 Joe Delaney (Ireland) 

    Andy Hicks   10-1 David Roe              

    Joe Swail (N.Ireland)  10-3 Matthew Couch          

    Simon Bedford  10-9 Gary Wilkinson

    David Gray  10-5 Chris Small (Scotland)

    Peter Lines 10-6 Steve James

    Jason Ferguson  10-7 Mick Price

    Last 64

    Matthew Stevens 10-3 Drew Henry

    Quinten Hann 10-3 Anthony Davies

    Paul Hunter 10-5 Steve Judd

    Joe Perry 10-6 Nick Walker

    Jason Prince 10-6 Andrew Higginson

    Nick Pearce 10-8 Joe Johnson

    Bradley Jones 10-9 Ian McCulloch

    Lee Walker 10-5 Leigh Griffin

    Alfie Burden 10-2 Wayne Brown

    Joe Delaney 10-8 Gary Ponting

    David Roe 10-9 Graeme Dott

    Matthew Couch 10-2 Stefan Mazrocix

    Simon Bedford 10-7 Tony Jones

    David Gray 10-9 Karl Burrows

    Peter Lines 10-5 Stuart Pettman

    Jason Ferguson 10-6 Marcus Campbell



    Prize Fund

    Champion   £220,000

    Runner-up    £132,000

    Losing semi-finalists £66,000

    Losing quarter-finalists  £33,000

    Last 16  £17,750

    Last 32  £12,000

    Highest break (TV)  £19,000

    Maximum break (TV) £147,000


    High Breaks

    143 John Higgins, Jimmy White