Best ranking event performance: Last 32
2011: Achieves one of his biggest dreams in snooker by making it to the Crucible for the first time, winning four qualifying matches. Runs Jamie Cope close in the first round before losing 10-7.
2012: Reaches the semi-finals of the Antwerp Open European Tour event, beating Neil Robertson in the quarter-finals before losing to Mark Allen.
2014: Reaches the last 32 of the Welsh Open.
2020: Wins the European Amateur Championship in Portugal, beating Heikki Niva in the final, to regain a place on the pro tour. “I can’t wait to get back on tour and bash a few people up. I know I might be on the wrong end of a few bashings as well but I feel I have the game to shoot up the rankings,” he said.
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