Paul Hunter Classic 2017
|Born||August 5, 1997|
|Highest ranking||80 (June 2017)|
2016 UK Championship
|Best ranking finish||Last 32 (2013 Shanghai Masters)|
Wang Yuchen first drew international attention in September 2013 at the 2013 Shanghai Masters when competing as a wildcard he defeated Joe Perry to reach the last 32 of the tournament where he eventually lost to 3–5 Neil Robertson.
In March 2016, Wang won the Asian Under-21 Snooker Championship, beating former professional Ratchayothin Yotharuck of Thailand 6–5 in the final. This win earned him a two-year professional card for the 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 seasons. He secured a 6–5 victory over 2002 world champion Peter Ebdon in the opening round of the 2016 UK Championship, before losing 6–5 to Liam Highfield after having led 4–1. Wang also won a match at the Welsh Open by edging past Gareth Allen 4–3, but lost 4–2 to Stuart Carrington in the second round.
Performance and rankings timeline
|Ranking[nb 1]||[nb 2]||[nb 2]||[nb 2]||[nb 3]||81|
|Riga Masters[nb 4]||Not Held||MR||LQ||WD|
|China Championship||Not Held||NR||LQ|
|Paul Hunter Classic||Minor-Ranking||A||1R|
|World Open[nb 5]||WR||A||NH||1R||LQ|
|European Masters||Not Held||LQ||LQ|
|English Open||Not Held||1R||1R|
|Northern Ireland Open||Not Held||1R||2R|
|Scottish Open||MR||Not Held||1R||1R|
|World Grand Prix||Not Held||DNQ||DNQ||DNQ|
|Gibraltar Open||Not Held||MR||1R||A|
|Players Championship[nb 6]||DNQ||DNQ||DNQ||DNQ||DNQ|
|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|
|NH / Not Held||means an event was not held.|
|NR / Non-Ranking Event||means an event is/was no longer a ranking event.|
|R / Ranking Event||means an event is/was a ranking event.|
|MR / Minor-Ranking Event||means an event is/was a minor-ranking event.|
|PA / Pro-am Event||means an event is/was a pro-am event.|
|VF / Variant Format Event||means an event is/was a variant format event.|
- It shows the ranking at the beginning of the season.
- He was an amateur.
- New players on the Main Tour don't have a ranking.
- The event was called the Riga Open (2014/2015–2015/2016)
- The event was called the Haikou World Open (2012/2013–2013/2014)
- The event was called the Players Tour Championship Grand Finals (2012/2013) and the Players Championship Grand Final (2013/2014–2015/2016)
Amateur finals: 1 (1 title)
|Outcome||No.||Year||Championship||Opponent in the final||Score|
|Winner||1.||2016||Asian Under-21 Amateur Championship||Ratchayothin Yotharuck||6–5|
- "WORLD RANKINGS After 2017 Kaspersky Riga Masters". World Snooker. Retrieved 3 July 2017.
- "Career-total Statistics for Wang Yuchen – Professional". CueTracker Snooker Results & Statistics Database. Retrieved 29 November 2016.
- "Profile: Wang Yuchen". World Snooker. Retrieved 29 November 2016.
- "Birthday boy Liam Highfield seeks icing on his cake at Betway UK Snooker Championship". The Press. Retrieved 11 April 2017.
- "Wang Yuchen 2016/2017". Snooker.org. Retrieved 11 April 2017.
- "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Wang Yuchen.|
- Wang Yuchen at CueTracker.net: Snooker Results and Statistic Database