Selby Battles Into Quarter-Finals In Milton Keynes | BetVictor European Masters

Tian Pengfei

  • Title

  • Nationality

    Chinese
  • Turned Pro

    2006
  • Highest Tournament Break

    139
  • Location

    China
  • D.O.B

    16 August 1987
  • Money List Earnings

    £105,750
  • Nickname

    -

Best ranking event performance: Quarter-finals

Career highlights:

2010: Plays as a wild card at the China Open and beats Ronnie O’Sullivan. Competes in the Wuxi Classic invitation event as an amateur and reaches the semi-finals.
2011: Turns pro after coming through Q School.
2015: Reaches the final of the Ruhr Open European Tour event, beating Shaun Murphy along the way, but is denied the title by Rory McLeod.
2016: Climbs to 48th in the world.
2017: Reaches the quarter-finals of a ranking event for the first time at the Northern Ireland Open, including a win over home favourite Mark Allen.
2018: Quarter-finalist at the European Masters.
2019: Qualifies for the final stages of the World Championship for the first time. Pushes Stephen Maguire all the way at the Crucible – leads 8-5 and 9-7 but eventually loses 10-9. Reaches the quarter-finals of both the Gibraltar Open and the English Open.