Trump Downs Dale To Reach Betway UK Championship Third Round!

Sam Craigie

  • Title

  • Nationality

    English
  • Turned Pro

    2011
  • Highest Tournament Break

    141
  • Location

    Walkerville, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
  • D.O.B

    29 December 1993
  • Money List Earnings

    £87,000
  • Nickname

    -

Best ranking performance: Quarter-finals

Career highlights:

2010: Wins the World Under-21 Championship, beating his brother Stephen 7-6 in the semi-finals and Li Hang 9-8 in the final.
2017: Reaches the last 16 of the Northern Ireland Open.
2018: Drops off the pro tour but immediately regains his place via Q School.
2019: Reaches the quarter-finals of a ranking event for the first time at the China Open in Beijing, earning a career best pay day of £27,000. Knocks out Sunny Akani, Ryan Day, Ali Carter and Liang Wenbo before losing to Neil Robertson. Reaches the last 16 of the Indian Open. Climbs into the world’s top 70.