Tony Jones (snooker player)

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Tony Jones
Born (1960-04-15) 15 April 1960 (age 55)
Sport country  England
Highest ranking 15 (1991–1992)
Highest break 135 (1992)[clarification needed]
Tournament wins
Ranking 1 (European Open 1991)

Tony Jones (born 15 April 1960) is an English professional snooker player.


In 1983, Jones became the English Amateur Champion, beating John Parrott 13–9. He was also a World Championship doubles finalist (with partner Ray Reardon) in 1985.

Jones was the surprise winner of the 1991 European Open when, ranked no. 35 in the world, he beat Mark Johnston-Allen 9–7. He reached no. 15 in the 1991/1992 rankings as a result, but dropped out of the top sixteen the following season.