Lee Walker

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For the Australian rules footballer see Lee Walker (footballer).
Lee Walker
Born (1976-02-11) 11 February 1976 (age 38)
Sport country  Wales
Professional 1994–2006, 2007/08, 2014–
Highest ranking 46 (1999/2000)
Current ranking 119 (as of 11 August 2014)
Highest break 140 (2004 European Open Qualifying)
Best ranking finish Quarter-finals (1997 World Championship)

Lee Walker (born 11 February 1976) is a Welsh professional snooker player.

Walker reached the quarter-finals of the World Championship in 1997, with victories over Dave Harold 10–7 and Alan McManus 13–10, before he lost 13–8 to Alain Robidoux. However he never followed up on this result, although he did reach the last 16 of the same tournament in 2004 with a win 10–7 win over Stephen Lee in the last 32, losing 13–5 to David Gray in the last 16. He dropped off the Main Tour after the 2005–2006 season, but returned a year later after a strong campaign on the Pontin’s International Open Series, from which the top 8 finishers gain Main Tour places. However he dropped off again at the end of the season. Walker did however return to the tour in 2014 as he won a tour year card be reaching the quarter final stage of the second event of the 2014 Q School.

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