30 June 1983 |
|Nickname||The Golden Boy|
|Professional||2000 - present|
Gareth 'Golden Boy' Potts (born 30 June 1983) is an English 3 time world champion eight-ball pool player, winning the English Pool Association World Rules World Championship in 2005, 2007 and 2008.
He also won the 2000 Junior World Pool Championships.
Gareth won the Chinese 8 Ball Masters in 2013 beating Chris Melling 17-9 in the final. The Match was best of 33.
Gareth Successfully defended the Chinese 8 Ball Masters in 2014 by beating Shi Hang-Qing 15-6 in a 2 hour 10 minute match. 
Gareth had signed a contract with Joy Billiard so he can play in the Chinese 8 Ball Tournament. As of 2015 Gareth has concentrated his career on Chinese 8 Ball pool. 
- Pool Champion - Gareth Potts at bbc.co.uk, 7 December 2005
- World Pool Champions - Eight Ball at wepf.org
- "Gareth Potts Biography". Retrieved 25 February 2015.
- "Gareth Potts retains his International 8-Ball Masters Crown". Retrieved 25 February 2015.
- http://www.homeleisuredirect.com/gareth_potts/. Retrieved 25 February 2015. Missing or empty
- "Gareth Potts Videos". Retrieved 25 February 2015.
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