Snooker world rankings 1977/1978

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Snooker world rankings 1977/1978: The professional world rankings for the top 25 snooker players in the 1977/1978 season are listed below.

No. 1: Ray Reardon
Born (1932-10-08) October 8, 1932 (age 84)
Sport country  Wales
Professional 1967–1992
Highest ranking 1
No. 2: John Spencer
Born September 18, 1935
Died July 11, 2006(2006-07-11) (aged 70)
Sport country  England
Professional 1968–1991
Highest ranking 2
No. 3: Eddie Charlton
Born October 31, 1929
Died November 7, 2004(2004-11-07) (aged 75)
Sport country  Australia
Professional 1963–1995
Highest ranking 3
No.[1][2][3] Name Nationality
1 Ray Reardon  Wales
2 John Spencer  England
3 Eddie Charlton  Australia
4 Dennis Taylor  Northern Ireland
5 Alex Higgins  Northern Ireland
6 Cliff Thorburn  Canada
7 John Pulman  England
8 Graham Miles  England
9 Fred Davis  England
10 Perrie Mans  South Africa
11 Rex Williams  England
12 David Taylor  England
13 Gary Owen  Wales
14 Doug Mountjoy  Wales
15 Jim Meadowcroft  England
16 John Dunning  England
17 Bill Werbeniuk  Canada
18 John Virgo  England
19 Patsy Fagan  Ireland
20 Willie Thorne  England
21 Ian Anderson  Australia
22 Warren Simpson  Australia
23 Marcus Owen  England
24 Bernard Bennett  England
25 Paddy Morgan  Australia

References[edit]

  1. ^ Turner, Chris. "Historical World Rankings 1975/76 to 1989/90". cajt.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk. Chris Turner's Snooker Archive. Archived from the original on 8 June 2012. Retrieved 26 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011. 
  3. ^ Hayton, Eric (2004). The CueSport Book of Professional Snooker. Lowestoft: Rose Villa Publications. pp. 119–123. ISBN 0-9548549-0-X.