Higgins: "The Whole Snooker World Will Be Tuning In" | 2021 Players Championship Last 16

Soheil Vahedi

  • Title

  • Nationality

    Iranian
  • Turned Pro

    2017
  • Highest Tournament Break

    124
  • Location

    Iran
  • D.O.B

    15 March 1989
  • Money List Earnings

    £18\,500
  • Nickname

    The King of Persia
Season Stats
  • Frames Played

    68
  • Frames Won

    27
  • Frames Lost

    41
  • Frames Won Percentage

    39.71%
  • Shots Played

    1669
  • Shots Per Frame

    24.54
  • Breaks Over 50

    11
  • 50 Break Rate

    6.18
  • Breaks Over 100

    0
  • 100 Break Rate

    N/A

Best ranking event performance: Last 16

Career highlights:

2009: Gets to the final of the World Under-21 Championship before losing to Noppon Saengkham.
2016: Wins the World Amateur Championship, beating Andrew Pagett 8-1 in the final, to earn a place on the pro tour.
2017: Wins a bronze medal at the World Games.
2018: Reaches the last 32 of a ranking event for the first time at the Gibraltar Open.
2019: Reaches the last 32 of the Indian Open.
2020: Makes the last 16 of the Welsh Open, beating Jack Lisowski and Thepchaiya Un-Nooh.