Jordan Brown (snooker player)

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Jordan Brown
Jordan Brown PHC 2012.jpg
Paul Hunter Classic 2012
Born (1987-10-09) 9 October 1987 (age 31)
Antrim, Northern Ireland
Sport countryNorthern Ireland Northern Ireland
NicknameBomber Brown
Professional2009/2010, 2018–
Highest ranking79 (June 2019)
Current ranking 104 (as of 7 May 2019)
Career winnings£26,081
Highest break136:
2010 PTC – Event 1
Century breaks12
Best ranking finishLast 32 (2018 Paul Hunter Classic, 2018 English Open)

Jordan Brown (born 9 October 1987 in Antrim) is a Northern Irish professional snooker player, who made his debut on the Main Tour for the 2009/2010 season, but lasted only one season. He qualified for the tour once again in 2018 after qualifying via Q School.

Career[edit]

He was winner of the Northern Ireland Championship in 2008 and 2009. In 2016, he received a wildcard invitation to the inaugural 2016 Northern Ireland Open.[1] He defeated professional and world number 26 Ben Woollaston 4–2 in the first round before losing out to Kyren Wilson in the second round by the same scoreline.

In May 2018 he entered Q School in a bid to re-enter the professional snooker tour.[2] Although he lost to Jak Jones in the final round of the first event he secured his place at the second event after beating Andy Hicks and Jamie Cope.[3]

Performance and rankings timeline[edit]

Tournament 2009/
10
2010/
11
2011/
12
2012/
13
2013/
14
2014/
15
2015/
16
2016/
17
2017/
18
2018/
19
2019/
20
Ranking[4][nb 1] [nb 2] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 3] [nb 2] 79
Ranking tournaments
Riga Masters[nb 4] Tournament Not Held MR A A LQ
International Championship Not Held A A A A A A 1R
China Championship Tournament Not Held NR A LQ
European Masters Tournament Not Held A A LQ
English Open Tournament Not Held A A 3R
World Open[nb 5] LQ A A A A Not Held A A LQ
Northern Ireland Open Tournament Not Held 2R 1R 1R
UK Championship LQ A A A A A 1R A A 1R
Scottish Open Not Held MR Not Held A A 1R
German Masters Not Held LQ A A A A A LQ
World Grand Prix Tournament Not Held NR DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ
Welsh Open LQ A A LQ A A 1R A A 1R
Shoot-Out Non-Ranking Event A A 1R
Players Championship[nb 6] NH DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ
Gibraltar Open Tournament Not Held MR A A 1R
Tour Championship Tournament Not Held DNQ
China Open LQ A A A A A LQ A A LQ
World Championship LQ A A A A A A LQ LQ LQ
Non-ranking tournaments
The Masters LQ A A A A A A A A A
Former ranking tournaments
Wuxi Classic Non-Ranking A A A Tournament Not Held
Australian Goldfields Open Not Held A A A A A Tournament Not Held
Shanghai Masters LQ A A A A A LQ A A Non-Rank.
Paul Hunter Classic PA Minor-Ranking Event A A 3R NR
Indian Open Not Held A A NH A A LQ NH
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
DQ disqualified from the tournament
NH / Not Held event was not held.
NR / Non-Ranking Event event is/was no longer a ranking event.
R / Ranking Event event is/was a ranking event.
MR / Minor-Ranking Event 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 New players don't have a ranking.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h He was an amateur.
  4. ^ The event was called the Riga Open (2014/2015–2015/2016)
  5. ^ The event was also called the Grand Prix (2009/2010)
  6. ^ The event was also called the Players Tour Championship Grand Final (2010/2011–2012/2013) and the Players Championship Grand Final (2013/2014–2015/2016)

Career finals[edit]

Amateur finals: 8 (4 titles, 4 runner-ups)[edit]

Outcome No. Year Championship Opponent in the final Score
Winner 1. 2008 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Julian Logue 10–9
Winner 2. 2009 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Dermot McGlinchey 10–4
Runner-up 1. 2013 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Patrick Wallace 4–10
Runner-up 2. 2015 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Patrick Wallace 2–10
Runner-up 3. 2016 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Patrick Wallace 8–10
Winner 3. 2017 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Dermot McGlinchey 10–8
Runner-up 4. 2018 EBSA European Snooker Championship England Harvey Chandler 2–7
Winner 4. 2018 Northern Ireland Amateur Championship Northern Ireland Patrick Wallace 10–5

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.irishnews.com/sport/othersports/2016/11/14/news/joe-swail-and-jordan-brown-feature-as-big-time-snooker-returns-to-belfast-781639/
  2. ^ http://www.worldsnooker.com/q-school-event-two-final-day-line-up/
  3. ^ http://www.worldsnooker.com/brown-earns-tour-return/
  4. ^ "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 7 April 2018.

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