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Ronnie O'Sullivan has made 12 official maximum breaks in competition, the most by any professional player

The maximum break in snooker under normal circumstances is 147.[1] This is often known as a maximum, a 147, or verbally a one-four-seven. The 147 is amassed by potting all fifteen reds with fifteen blacks for 120 points, then all six colours for a further 27 points.[1]

History[edit]

Joe Davis compiled the first officially ratified maximum break in 1955, while Steve Davis made the first in professional competition in 1982. The following year, Cliff Thorburn became the first player to make a maximum at the World Championship.[2] The maximum break has now been officially achieved 108 times in professional competition.[3] Ronnie O'Sullivan has compiled twelve ratified competitive maximum breaks, the most by any professional player.[4] Following him are Stephen Hendry with eleven maximums, John Higgins with seven, and Ding Junhui with five. O'Sullivan also holds the record for the fastest competitive maximum break at 5 minutes 20 seconds, which he set at the 1997 World Championship.[5]

Breaks above 147 are possible when an opponent fouls and leaves a free ball with all fifteen reds still remaining on the table. A break greater than 147 has happened only once in professional competition, when Jamie Burnett made a 148 at the qualifying stage of the 2004 UK Championship.[6] Jamie Cope attained a break of 155, the highest possible break including a free ball, in a practice frame in 2005.[7]

In six-red snooker, the maximum break is 75 points, as there are fewer reds and thus fewer black-scoring opportunities. In snooker plus the maximum is 210 due to the additional, high point-value colours. However this has never been achieved due to the distance between the purple ball and the reds.[8]

List of official maximum breaks[edit]

108 official maximum breaks have been achieved in professional competition.[9][10][11]

Table Legend
Televised
(Q) Qualifying rounds
No. Date Player Opponent Event Video
001 11 January 1982 England Davis, SteveSteve Davis England Spencer, JohnJohn Spencer Classic [video 1]
002 23 April 1983 Canada Thorburn, CliffCliff Thorburn Wales Griffiths, TerryTerry Griffiths World Championship [video 2]
003 28 January 1984 Canada Stevens, KirkKirk Stevens England White, JimmyJimmy White Masters [video 3]
004 17 November 1987 England Thorne, WillieWillie Thorne Northern Ireland Murphy, TommyTommy Murphy UK Championship
005 20 February 1988 England Meo, TonyTony Meo Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Matchroom League
006 24 September 1988 Canada Robidoux, AlainAlain Robidoux England Meadowcroft, JimJim Meadowcroft European Open (Q)
007 18 February 1989 Scotland Rea, JohnJohn Rea Scotland Black, IanIan Black Scottish Professional Championship
008 8 March 1989 Canada Thorburn, CliffCliff Thorburn England White, JimmyJimmy White Matchroom League
009 16 January 1991 Thailand Wattana, JamesJames Wattana Wales Dawkins, PaulPaul Dawkins World Masters
010 5 June 1991 England Ebdon, PeterPeter Ebdon England Martin, WayneWayne Martin Strachan Open (Q)[12]
011 February 1992 Thailand Wattana, JamesJames Wattana Malta Drago, TonyTony Drago British Open [video 4]
012 22 April 1992 England White, JimmyJimmy White Malta Drago, TonyTony Drago World Championship [video 5]
013 9 May 1992 England Parrott, JohnJohn Parrott England Meo, TonyTony Meo Matchroom League
014 24 May 1992 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Thorne, WillieWillie Thorne Matchroom League
015 November 1992 England Ebdon, PeterPeter Ebdon Republic of Ireland Doherty, KenKen Doherty UK Championship
016 September 1994 England McDonnell, DavidDavid McDonnell England Barrow, NicNic Barrow British Open (Q)
017 27 April 1995 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England White, JimmyJimmy White World Championship [video 6]
018 25 November 1995 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Wilkinson, GaryGary Wilkinson UK Championship [video 7]
019 5 January 1997 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Charity Challenge [video 8]
020 21 April 1997 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan England Price, MickMick Price World Championship [video 9]
021 18 September 1997 Thailand Wattana, JamesJames Wattana China Pang Wei Guo China International
022 16 May 1998 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Republic of Ireland Doherty, KenKen Doherty Premier League [video 10]
023 10 August 1998 England Gunnell, AdrianAdrian Gunnell Netherlands Wehrmann, MarioMario Wehrmann Thailand Masters (Q)
024 13 August 1998 Cyprus Husnu, MehmetMehmet Husnu England Barker, EddieEddie Barker China International (Q)
025 13 January 1999 Northern Ireland Prince, JasonJason Prince England Brumby, IanIan Brumby British Open (Q)
026 29 January 1999 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Thailand Wattana, JamesJames Wattana Welsh Open [video 11]
027 4 February 1999 England Bingham, StuartStuart Bingham England Hawkins, BarryBarry Hawkins UK Tour – Event 3
028 22 March 1999 England Dyson, NickNick Dyson England Gunnell, AdrianAdrian Gunnell UK Tour – Event 4
029 6 April 1999 Scotland Dott, GraemeGraeme Dott England Roe, DavidDavid Roe British Open
030 19 September 1999 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Ebdon, PeterPeter Ebdon British Open [video 12]
031 21 September 1999 England Pinches, BarryBarry Pinches England Joe Johnson Welsh Open (Q)
032 13 October 1999 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Scotland Dott, GraemeGraeme Dott Grand Prix [video 13]
033 4 November 1999 England Burrows, KarlKarl Burrows England Rosa, AdrianAdrian Rosa Benson & Hedges Championship
034 22 November 1999 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Wykes, PaulPaul Wykes UK Championship [video 14]
035 21 January 2000 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins Northern Ireland Taylor, DennisDennis Taylor Nations Cup [video 15]
036 24 March 2000 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins England White, JimmyJimmy White Irish Masters [video 16]
037 28 March 2000 Scotland Maguire, StephenStephen Maguire Thailand Phonbun, PhaitoonPhaitoon Phonbun Scottish Open (Q)
038 5 April 2000 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Australia Hann, QuintenQuinten Hann Scottish Open [video 17]
039 25 October 2000 Hong Kong Fu, MarcoMarco Fu Republic of Ireland Doherty, KenKen Doherty Scottish Masters [video 18]
040 7 November 2000 Scotland McLellan, DavidDavid McLellan England Meakin, SteveSteve Meakin Benson & Hedges Championship
041 19 November 2000 England Dyson, NickNick Dyson England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins UK Championship
042 25 February 2001 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams Malta Grand Prix [video 19]
043 17 October 2001 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Scotland Henry, DrewDrew Henry LG Cup [video 20]
044 12 November 2001 England Murphy, ShaunShaun Murphy England Rosa, AdrianAdrian Rosa Benson & Hedges Championship
045 28 October 2002 Malta Drago, TonyTony Drago England Bingham, StuartStuart Bingham Benson & Hedges Championship
046 22 April 2003 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Hong Kong Fu, MarcoMarco Fu World Championship [video 21]
047 12 October 2003 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams LG Cup [video 22]
048 12 November 2003 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins Republic of Ireland Judge, MichaelMichael Judge British Open [video 23]
049 4 October 2004 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins England Walden, RickyRicky Walden Grand Prix [video 24]
050 17 November 2004 England David Gray England Selby, MarkMark Selby UK Championship
051 20 April 2005 Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins World Championship [video 25]
052 22 November 2005 England Bingham, StuartStuart Bingham Scotland Campbell, MarcusMarcus Campbell Masters Qualifying Event
053 14 March 2006 England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins England Selby, MarkMark Selby World Championship (Q)
054 23 October 2006 England Cope, JamieJamie Cope England Holt, MichaelMichael Holt Grand Prix
055 14 January 2007 China Ding Junhui England Hamilton, AnthonyAnthony Hamilton Masters [video 26]
056 15 February 2007 England Higginson, AndrewAndrew Higginson England Carter, AliAli Carter Welsh Open [video 27]
057 19 September 2007 Scotland Burnett, JamieJamie Burnett China Liu Song Grand Prix (Q)
058 14 October 2007 England Ford, TomTom Ford England Davis, SteveSteve Davis Grand Prix
059 8 November 2007 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan England Carter, AliAli Carter Northern Ireland Trophy [video 28]
060 15 December 2007 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan England Selby, MarkMark Selby UK Championship [video 29]
061 29 March 2008 Scotland Maguire, StephenStephen Maguire Wales Day, RyanRyan Day China Open [video 30]
062 28 April 2008 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams World Championship [video 31]
063 29 April 2008 England Carter, AliAli Carter England Ebdon, PeterPeter Ebdon World Championship [video 32]
064 2 October 2008 England Cope, JamieJamie Cope Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams Shanghai Masters [video 33]
065 29 October 2008 China Liang Wenbo England Gould, MartinMartin Gould Bahrain Championship (Q)
066 8 November 2008 Scotland Campbell, MarcusMarcus Campbell Oman Al-Khusaibi, Ahmed BasheerAhmed Basheer Al-Khusaibi Bahrain Championship
067 16 December 2008 China Ding Junhui Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins UK Championship [video 34]
068 28 April 2009 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Murphy, ShaunShaun Murphy World Championship [video 35]
069 5 June 2009 England Selby, MarkMark Selby England Perry, JoeJoe Perry Jiangsu Classic
070 1 April 2010 Australia Robertson, NeilNeil Robertson England Ebdon, PeterPeter Ebdon China Open [video 36]
071 25 June 2010 Norway Maflin, KurtKurt Maflin Poland Zielinski, MichalMichal Zielinski Players Tour Championship – Event 1
072 6 August 2010 England Hawkins, BarryBarry Hawkins England McGouran, JamesJames McGouran Players Tour Championship – Event 3
073 20 September 2010 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan England King, MarkMark King World Open (Q) [video 37]
074 22 October 2010 Thailand Thirapongpaiboon, ThanawatThanawat Thirapongpaiboon England Hawkins, BarryBarry Hawkins Rhein–Main Masters
075 23 October 2010 Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams Germany Schuler, DianaDiana Schuler Rhein–Main Masters [video 38]
076 19 November 2010 England McLeod, RoryRory McLeod Thailand Kachaiwong, IssaraIssara Kachaiwong Prague Classic
077 17 February 2011 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Scotland Maguire, StephenStephen Maguire Welsh Open [video 39]
078 26 August 2011 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan England Duffy, AdamAdam Duffy Paul Hunter Classic [video 40]
079[13] 22 November 2011 England Dunn, MikeMike Dunn Norway Maflin, KurtKurt Maflin German Masters (Q)
080[14] 27 November 2011 England Gray, DavidDavid Gray England Williams, RobbieRobbie Williams Players Tour Championship – Event 10 (Q)
081[15] 29 November 2011 England Walden, RickyRicky Walden Wales Allen, GarethGareth Allen Players Tour Championship – Event 10
082[16] 15 December 2011 Wales Stevens, MatthewMatthew Stevens England Wasley, MichaelMichael Wasley FFB Snooker Open
083[16] 15 December 2011 China Ding Junhui England Winstone, BrandonBrandon Winstone FFB Snooker Open
084[17] 17 December 2011 China Ding Junhui England Cahill, JamesJames Cahill Players Tour Championship – Event 11 [video 41]
085[18] 18 December 2011 England Cope, JamieJamie Cope Norway Maflin, KurtKurt Maflin Players Tour Championship – Event 11
086[19] 14 January 2012 Hong Kong Fu, MarcoMarco Fu England Selt, MatthewMatthew Selt World Open (Q) [video 42]
087[20] 11 April 2012 England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins China Xiao Guodong World Championship (Q) [video 43]
088[21] 21 April 2012 Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry England Bingham, StuartStuart Bingham World Championship [video 44]
089[22] 1 July 2012 England Bingham, StuartStuart Bingham England Walden, RickyRicky Walden Wuxi Classic [video 45]
090[23] 24 August 2012 Republic of Ireland Doherty, KenKen Doherty Germany Treiber, JulianJulian Treiber Paul Hunter Classic
091[24] 23 September 2012 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins England Trump, JuddJudd Trump Shanghai Masters [video 46]
092[25] 16 November 2012 England Ford, TomTom Ford Wales Stevens, MatthewMatthew Stevens Bulgarian Open [video 47]
093[26] 21 November 2012 England Hicks, AndyAndy Hicks Wales Wells, DanielDaniel Wells UK Championship (Q)
094[27] 22 November 2012 England Lisowski, JackJack Lisowski China Chen Zhe UK Championship (Q)
095[28] 5 December 2012 Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins England Davis, MarkMark Davis UK Championship [video 48]
096[29] 14 December 2012 Norway Maflin, KurtKurt Maflin England Carrington, StuartStuart Carrington Scottish Open
097[30] 16 March 2013 China Ding Junhui Northern Ireland Allen, MarkMark Allen Players Tour Championship – Finals [video 49]
098[31] 28 May 2013 Australia Robertson, NeilNeil Robertson Egypt Khairy, MohamedMohamed Khairy Wuxi Classic (Q) [video 50]
099[32] 15 November 2013 England Trump, JuddJudd Trump England Selby, MarkMark Selby Antwerp Open
100[33] 7 December 2013 England Selby, MarkMark Selby England Walden, RickyRicky Walden UK Championship [video 51]
101[34] 11 December 2013 Thailand Poomjaeng, DechawatDechawat Poomjaeng England Surety, ZakZak Surety German Masters (Q)
102[35] 12 December 2013 England Wilson, GaryGary Wilson England Walden, RickyRicky Walden German Masters (Q)
103[36] 8 January 2014 England Murphy, ShaunShaun Murphy England Davis, MarkMark Davis Championship League [video 52]
104[37] 9 February 2014 England Murphy, ShaunShaun Murphy Wales Jones, JamieJamie Jones Gdynia Open
105[38] 2 March 2014 England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan China Ding Junhui Welsh Open [video 53]
106[39] 22 August 2014 India Mehta, AdityaAditya Mehta Scotland Maguire, StephenStephen Maguire Paul Hunter Classic
107[40] 23 October 2014 Wales Day, RyanRyan Day China Yupeng, CaoCao Yupeng Haining Open [video 54]
108[3] 23 November 2014 England Murphy, ShaunShaun Murphy England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins Ruhr Open [video 55]

Statistics[edit]

[9][10][11]

Multiple maximum breaks in tournaments[edit]

Table Legend
Televised
(Q) Qualifying rounds
No. Tournament Player(s) Venue(s) Year
1 Matchroom League England Parrott, JohnJohn Parrott Jimmy White Snooker Lodge, Aldershot 1992
Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Rhondda Sports Centre, Rhondda
2 British Open Northern Ireland Prince, JasonJason Prince (Q) Hazel Grove Snooker Club, Stockport 1999
(Spring)
Scotland Dott, GraemeGraeme Dott Plymouth Pavilions, Plymouth
3 Scottish Open Scotland Maguire, StephenStephen Maguire (Q) A.E.C.C, Aberdeen 2000
England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan
4 Grand Prix Scotland Burnett, JamieJamie Burnett (Q) World Snooker Centre, Prestatyn 2007
England Ford, TomTom Ford A.E.C.C, Aberdeen
5 World Snooker Championship England Carter, AliAli Carter Crucible Theatre, Sheffield 2008
England O'Sullivan, RonnieRonnie O'Sullivan
6 Bahrain Championship China Liang Wenbo (Q) World Snooker Centre, Prestatyn 2008
Scotland Campbell, MarcusMarcus Campbell Bahrain International Exhibition Centre, Manama
7 Rhein–Main Masters Thailand Thirapongpaiboon, ThanawatThanawat Thirapongpaiboon Walter Kobel Sporthalle, Rüsselsheim 2010
Wales Williams, MarkMark Williams
8[41] Players Tour Championship 2011/2012 – Event 10 England Gray, DavidDavid Gray (Q) World Snooker Academy, Sheffield 2011
England Walden, RickyRicky Walden
9[42] 2012 FFB Snooker Open Wales Stevens, MatthewMatthew Stevens World Snooker Academy, Sheffield 2011
China Ding Junhui
10[43] Players Tour Championship 2011/2012 – Event 11 China Ding Junhui English Institute of Sport, Sheffield 2011
England Cope, JamieJamie Cope
11[44] World Snooker Championship England Milkins, RobertRobert Milkins (Q) English Institute of Sport, Sheffield 2012
Scotland Hendry, StephenStephen Hendry Crucible Theatre, Sheffield
12[45] UK Championship England Hicks, AndyAndy Hicks (Q) World Snooker Academy, Sheffield 2012
England Lisowski, JackJack Lisowski (Q)
Scotland Higgins, JohnJohn Higgins Barbican Centre, York
13[46] 2014 German Masters Thailand Poomjaeng, DechawatDechawat Poomjaeng (Q) Barnsley Metrodome, Barnsley 2013
England Wilson, GaryGary Wilson (Q)

Records[edit]

Firsts
Multiple maximums
  • There have been at least four matches where more than one maximum was compiled. Peter Ebdon compiled two maximum breaks during an 11-frame exhibition match at Eastbourne Police Club on 15 April 1996. In 2003 he also compiled two consecutive maximum breaks against Steve Davis in an exhibition match.[47][48] In 2009 Jimmy White and Ronnie O'Sullivan compiled consecutive maximum breaks at an exhibition match in Ireland.[55] Mark King and Joe Jogia achieved the same feat at the Grove Open later in the same year.[56] The only player known to compile more than two maximum breaks on a single occasion is Adrian Gunnell, who compiled three maximums in four frames at a club in Telford in 2003 while practising against Ian Duffy.[57][58]
  • Higgins and O'Sullivan are the only players to record maximum breaks in consecutive ranking events. Higgins made one during his defeat by Mark Williams in the LG Cup final, and then one in his second round match at the British Open in 2003.[59][60] O'Sullivan made one at the Northern Ireland Trophy and another at the UK Championship in 2007.[61][62] Since top 16 players were seeded through to the second round at the 2003 British Open, Higgins' maximums also came in consecutive ranking matches, albeit not in the same tournament.
  • Higgins' maximum breaks at the 2003 LG Cup and 2004 Grand Prix made him the first and only player to record maximums in the same tournament in successive years (the LG Cup being the sponsor's name for that year's Grand Prix). Since Higgins made the maximums in the 2003 final and the 2004 first round, he made maximums in successive rounds of the same tournament but not at the same event.[63]
Final frames and matches
Chronological

Prize money[edit]

In professional tournaments there was usually a substantial prize awarded to any player achieving a 147 break. Ronnie O'Sullivan's maximum at the 1997 World Championship earned him £165,000. £147,000 of this was for making the 147 break and another £18,000 was for achieving the highest break of the tournament.[79] This was however abolished in the 2010/2011 season. In the 2011/2012 season World Snooker introduced a roll-over system for the maximum break prize money.[80] A maximum break is worth £5,000 in the televised stages and £500 in qualifying stages of major ranking events. There is a £500 prize in the Players Tour Championship events from the last 128 onwards.[81] If a maximum is not made then the prize rolls over to the next event until somebody wins it.[80]

Breaks exceeding 147[edit]

A break higher than 147 can be achieved when an opponent fouls and leaves the incoming player snookered on all 15 reds. The player can nominate one of the other colours as a red, known as a "free ball", which carries the same value as a red for just that shot. By potting the free ball followed by a colour, then the reds with colours and the colours up to the pink or black, the player can compile a break of more than 147. If the free ball is followed by a black, and the player goes on to clear the table taking all reds with blacks and then all six colours, the total score for the break is 155. In six-red snooker this is 83 and in snooker plus 221.

In October 2004, during qualifying for the UK Championship, Jamie Burnett became the first player to record a break of more than 147 in tournament play, when he scored 148 against Leo Fernandez. He took the brown as the free ball, then potted the brown again followed by the 15 reds with 12 blacks, two pinks and a blue, then the six colours.[47][82]

There are also at least eight breaks exceeding 147 that have been recorded in non-tournament settings:

  • A 151 is reported to have been compiled by Wally West against Butch Rogers in West London's Hounslow Luciana snooker club during a club match in 1976. After Rogers fouled, Wally took the green as his free ball followed by the brown. He then took 14 reds and blacks and a pink off the last red. He then cleared up to make the 151.[47][83][84]
  • In April 1988 Steve Duggan made a 148 in a practice frame against Mark Rowing in Doncaster.[47][85]
  • In 1993 Stephen Hendry made a 148 in a practice match against Alfie Burden.[47]
  • In 1995 Tony Drago made a 149 in practice against Nick Manning in West Norwood, London, that was recorded by the Guinness Book of Records as the highest in this category. In that match Drago nominated the brown as the free ball, to score one point. He then potted the brown again, for four more points, before potting the 15 reds with 13 blacks, a pink and a blue, then all the colours.[47][85]
  • In 1997 Eddie Manning achieved a 149 break in a practice match against Kam Pandya at Willie Thorne's Snooker Club in Leicester. Like Drago he took brown, brown, 13 blacks, pink and blue.[47]
  • In April 2003 Jamie Cope made a 151 break at The Reardon Snooker Club during a practice game with David Fomm-Ward. After a foul by his opponent, Cope was snookered behind the brown ball. He took the brown as the free ball and then potted the blue, 13 reds with blacks and two with pinks, then the six colours.[47]
  • In the summer of 2005, Jamie Cope made snooker's first maximum 155 break in a witnessed practice frame.[86]
  • In November 2010 Sam Harvey made a 151 break in a practice match against Kyren Wilson at his home club in Bedford. Harvey potted the brown as the free ball and then the black, 12 reds with blacks, two with pinks and one with blue, then the six colours.[47][87]

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  33. ^ Jamie Cope, Shanghai Masters, 2008 on YouTube
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  36. ^ Neil Robertson, China Open, 2010 on YouTube
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  41. ^ Ding Junhui, PTC Event 1, 2011 on YouTube
  42. ^ Marco Fu, World Open Qualifying, 2012 on YouTube
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  44. ^ Stephen Hendry, World Championship, 2012 on YouTube
  45. ^ Stuart Bingham, Wuxi Classic, 2012 on YouTube
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  47. ^ Tom Ford, Bulgarian Open, 2012 on YouTube
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  49. ^ Ding Junhui, PTC Finals, 2013 on YouTube
  50. ^ Neil Robertson, Wuxi Classic Qualifying, 2013 on YouTube
  51. ^ Mark Selby, UK Championship, 2013 on YouTube
  52. ^ Shaun Murphy, Championship League, 2014 on YouTube
  53. ^ Ronnie O'Sullivan, Welsh Open, 2014 on YouTube
  54. ^ Ryan Day, Haining Open, 2014 on YouTube
  55. ^ Shaun Murphy, Ruhr Open, 2014 on YouTube