18.11.10

THE THURSDAY QUIZ

This week's quiz is all about one man...Stephen Hendry

1) How many centuries did Hendry make in the 1994 UK Championship final?

2) Who were Hendry's opponents for his two Crucible 147s?

3) Hendry appeared in eight successive ranking tournament finals from the 1990 European Open to the 1991 British Open. How many did he win?

4) How many matches comprised Hendry's unbeaten run on the Wembley Masters from 1989 until Alan McManus beat him in the 1994 final?

5) Who did Hendry beat in the final to win the last of his 36 ranking titles?

10 comments:

Anonymous said...

Think I've got this one

1. 7

2. Jimmy White and Shaun Murphy

3. Six

4. 23

5. Greame Dott (2005 Malta Cup)

Alpha

G said...

1 - 7 centuries

2- Jimmy White and Shaun Murphy

3 - 7???

4 - 29

5 - Graham Dott

hegeland from TSF said...

1) Seven.
2) Jimmy White (1995) and Shaun Murphy (2009).
3) Six. The 1990 World Championship, 1990 Grand Prix, 1990 Asian Open, 1990 Dubai Duty Free Classic, 1990 UK Open and the 1991 British Open. Lost in the finals of the 1990 European Open and the 1991 Classic.
4) Twenty-three.
5) Graeme Dott (2005 Malta Cup, beat him 9-7).

Matt said...

1) Seven
2) Jimmy White and Shaun Murphy
3) Six
4) 27 matches
5) Graeme Dott

Anonymous said...

good quiz dave










think hegeland googled

João Esteves da Silva said...

1. 7
2. Jimmy White (1995), Shaun Murphy (2009)
3. 6
4. 23
5. Graeme Dott (Malta Cup 2005)

JAMIE O'REILLY said...

Hi David.

1. 7(Including 5 in 7 consecutive frames.)

2. Jimy White, in the 12th frame of the 1995 Semi-Final, which gave Hendry an 8-4 lead. He won the match 16-12. The secong was Shaun Murphy, in the 7th frame of the 2009 Quater-Final. The 147 gave Hendry a 5-2 lead. Murrphy won the match 13-11.

3. 6

4. A 23-match winning Steak at Wembley came to an end when McManus beat Hendry, 9-8 in the 1994 final.

5. Henday last ranking title was The Malta Cup in 2005, in which he beat Graeme Dott, 9-7, in The Final

JAMIE O'REILLY said...

Question 2, the 1st part of the answer is Jimmy White. Sorry 4 my erlier miss-print of Jimy White.

Anonymous said...

1.7
2.white murphy
3.5
4.23
5.dott

Anonymous said...

Finally, I thought I had a right answer to one of these questions but by looking at the other responses I realised that snooker trivia is not my thing.