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Chris Wakelin

  • Title

  • Nationality

    English
  • Turned Pro

    2013
  • Highest Tournament Break

    144
  • Location

    Rugby
  • D.O.B

    16 March 1992
  • Money List Earnings

    £78,250
  • Nickname

    -

Best ranking performance: Quarter-finals

Career highlights:

2013: Earns a tour card by coming through Q School.
2015: Reaches his first ranking event quarter-final at the Indian Open in Mumbai, winning four matches before losing to Michael White.
2016: Beats Ronnie O’Sullivan at the English Open, on his way to the quarter-finals.
2018: Makes his Crucible debut after coming through World Championship qualifying and pushes Judd Trump all the way only to lose 10-9. Quarter-finalist at the Riga Masters. Climbs into the world’s top 50.