Chris Norbury

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Chris Norbury
Born (1986-08-14) August 14, 1986 (age 28)
Accrington, England
Sport country  England
Professional 2003–2007, 2009/10, 2013–
Highest ranking 72 (2006/07)[1]
Current ranking 89 (as of 25 August 2014)
Highest break 135 (2006 Grand Prix Qualifying)
Best ranking finish Last 32 (2005 Grand Prix)

Christopher "Chris" Norbury[2] (born August 14, 1986) is an English professional snooker player. He began his professional career by playing Challenge Tour in 2003, at the time the second-level professional tour.[3] Norbury first entered Main Tour for the 2005/06 season, after finishing the 2004/05 Challenge Tour Rankings on the rank 5.[4][5] He played in the latter stages of the Paul Hunter Classic in both 2008 and 2009, losing in the first round to Shaun Murphy 4-1 in 2008, and losing to Dave Harold 4-2 in 2009.

He runs Elite Snooker Club in Lostock Hall, Lancashire along with fellow professional player, Shokat Ali.

Personal life[edit]

Chris supports his local football, team Accrington Stanley.

Performance and rankings timeline[edit]

Tournament 2002/
03
2003/
04
2004/
05
2005/
06
2006/
07
2009/
10
2010/
11
2011/
12
2012/
13
2013/
14
2014/
15
Ranking[6][nb 1] UR UR[nb 2][nb 3] UR[nb 3] UR[nb 2] 72[1] UR[nb 2] UR[nb 4] UR[nb 4] UR[nb 4] UR[nb 2] 108
Ranking tournaments
Wuxi Classic Not Held Non-Ranking A LQ LQ
Australian Goldfields Open Not Held A A LQ LQ
Shanghai Masters Not Held LQ A A A LQ LQ
Indian Open Not Held LQ
International Championship Not Held A LQ
UK Championship A A A LQ LQ LQ A A A 2R
World Open[nb 5] A A A 2R LQ LQ LQ A A LQ
German Masters Not Held A WR A LQ
Welsh Open A A A LQ LQ LQ A A A 1R
Players Championship Grand Final[nb 6] Not Held DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ
China Open Not Held A LQ LQ LQ A A A LQ
World Championship LQ LQ LQ LQ LQ LQ A A A LQ
Non-ranking tournaments
The Masters A A A LQ LQ LQ A A A A
Former Ranking tournaments
Malta Cup[nb 7] A A A LQ LQ Not Held
Northern Ireland Trophy Not Held NR LQ Not Held
Performance Table Legend
LQ lost in the qualifying draw #R lost in the early rounds of the tournament
(WR = Wildcard round, RR = Round robin)
QF lost in the quarter-finals
SF lost in the semi–finals F lost in the final W won the tournament
DNQ did not qualify for the tournament A did not participate in the tournament WD withdrew from the tournament
NH / Not Held means an event was not held.
NR / Non-Ranking Event means an event is/was no longer a ranking event.
R / Ranking Event means an event is/was a ranking event.
MR / Minor-Ranking Event means an event is/was a minor-ranking event.
  1. ^ From the 2010/2011 season it shows the ranking at the beginning of the season.
  2. ^ a b c d New players don't have a ranking.
  3. ^ a b He was not on the Main Tour.
  4. ^ a b c He was an amateur.
  5. ^ The event was called the LG Cup (2002/2003-2003/2004) and the Grand Prix (2004/2005-2009/2010)
  6. ^ The event was called the Players Tour Championship Grand Finals (2010/2011-2012/2013)
  7. ^ The event was called the European Open (2002/2003-2003/2004)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Official Rankings". worldsnooker.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 29 March 2007. 
  2. ^ "Christopher Norbury". worldsnookerdate.com. World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association. Archived from the original on 2 December 2013. Retrieved 2 December 2013. 
  3. ^ "Chris Norbury - Season 2003/2004". Retrieved 26 May 2013. 
  4. ^ "2005–6 Main Tour List". Archived from the original on 19 December 2008. Retrieved 10 July 2012. 
  5. ^ "2004–5 Challenge Tour Rankings". Global Snooker Centre. Archived from the original on 19 December 2008. Retrieved 10 July 2012. 
  6. ^ "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 

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