Alex Borg

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Alex Borg
Born (1969-06-05) June 5, 1969 (age 45)
Sport country  Malta
Professional 1991–1999, 2001/02, 2003/04, 2005–2007, 2013–
Highest ranking 83 (June–July 2014)[1]
Current ranking 84 (as of 11 August 2014)
Career winnings £ 32,071[2]
Highest break 135 (2003 Challenge Tour Event 2)[3]
Century breaks 11[2]
Best ranking finish Wildcard round (2000 Malta Grand Prix, 2005 Malta Cup)[4]

Alex Borg is a professional Maltese snooker player. He regularly appeared as wild card in the Malta Grand Prix, where throughout the events history he managed to beat the likes of Nigel Bond and John Higgins. He has also competed as a wild card in the Malta Cup. However, in ranking events he hasn't had such success, his best finish being to the last 64, he has achieved this on three occasions, all in the Grand Prix. He has won the European Championship twice, the first in 2005 where he beat Kristjan Helgason 7-2 in the final, and the following year when he beat Jeff Cundy 7-5.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Rankings after the 2014 Wuxi Classic" (PDF). World Snooker. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. 30 June 2014. Retrieved 1 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Alex Borg". CueTracker - Snooker Database. Retrieved 26 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Century Breaks - Tournament Highest Break per Season - 2003/2004". CueTracker - Snooker Database. Retrieved 19 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Finishes - Wildcard - Alex Borg in Professional Ranking". CueTracker - Snooker Database. Retrieved 11 October 2013. 

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