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Ray Reardon

Ray Reardon About Welsh former snooker player nicknamed “Dracula” who won six World Snooker Championships during his illustrious career. In 1979 and 1980, he won back-to-back World Cup titles as a member of the Welsh team. Other Informations He became a coal miner at age fourteen and later became a police officer. At age fifty, …

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John Parrott

John Parrott About Professional snooker player who won a World Championship in 1991. Other Informations He played bowls until he was 12, at which point he discovered snooker and his talent for it. After retiring from playing snooker, he became a snooker expert and TV personality for BBC Sport. He raised two children with his …

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Stephen Hendry

Stephen Hendry About Scottish master of snooker, billiards, and pool. Other Informations After two years of playing snooker, he won a local tournament at the age of foureen. At twenty-one, he became the youngest ever snooker World Champion. He married Mandy in 1995 and together they had two sons, Blaine and Carter, born in 1996 …

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John Virgo

John Virgo About This famous snooker player won the United Kingdom Championship in 1979; the Bombay International Championship in 1980; and the Pontins Professional and Professional Snooker League championships in 1980 and 1984, respectively. Other Informations He began his professional snooker career at the age of thirty and soon earned the nickname of “Mr. Perfection.” …

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Ronnie O'Sullivan

Ronnie O'Sullivan About Snooker player known for his quick style of play and incredible natural talent, he won back-to-back World Snooker Championship in 2012 and 2013. He won his seventh Masters title in 2017.¬† Other Informations He attended Wanstead High School in England. He won the Shanghai Masters in 2009. His mother left when he …

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Kelly Fisher

Kelly Fisher About Women’s pool and snooker player famous for being one of the most dominant champions in the sport. She is a multiple-time winner of the World Ladies’ Snooker Championship and has been ranked number one in the World Women’s Pool rankings. Other Informations She began playing snooker at age thirteen and won the …

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Steve Davis

Steve Davis About Professional snooker player who became a six-time World Champion. Other Informations He was taught to play snooker at the age of twelve by his father. He was the number-one ranked snooker player in the world from 1983 to 1990. He had two children, Greg and Jack, with his wife Judith Davis. He …

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Matthew Stevens

Matthew Stevens About Snooker player from Wales who won the 2000 Benson and Hedges Masters and the 2003 UK Championship. He came in second at the World Snooker Championships in 2000 and 2005. Other Informations He began his professional career in 1994 and won the Benson & Hedges Championship in just his second season. He …

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Judd Trump

Judd Trump About Professional snooker player and former world one number one player. Other Informations He has been a snooker player his entire life, and was crowned both the English Under-13 and Under-15 Champion prior to turning professional. He won the inaugural International Championship in 2012 and thus became the world number one player. He …

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Florian Kohler

Florian Kohler About Trick shot pool player otherwise known as Venom, he has become incredibly popular through his Venom Trickshots YouTube channel where he’s gained more than 1 million subscribers for his tutorials and competition videos. He also assisted in the development of the Mezz mass√© cue, a cue specially designed for performing trick shots. …

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Ding Junhui

Ding Junhui About Snooker player widely considered to be the best Chinese player ever. He won six Asian titles between 2002 and 2013 and became the youngest-ever winner of the IBSF World Under-21 Championship. Other Informations He began training in snooker at age nine and won the Asian Under-21 Championship in 2002. He is just …

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Cliff Thorburn

Cliff Thorburn About Nicknamed “The Grinder,” this snooker player won the 1980 World Championship and the 1985 Goya Matchroom Trophy. Other Informations He began competing professionally in England during the early 1970s. He was the first player to get a maximum break at the World Championship, which he did in 1983. He has two sons, …