Best ranking performance: Runner-up, 2020 European Masters, 2020 Shoot Out
2013: Wins the World Amateur Championship at the age of 15.
2015: At the age of 17, wins the World Cup for China’s B Team alongside Yan Bingtao. They beat Scotland in the final in Wuxi.
2016: Reaches the last 16 of the UK Championship.
2017: Reaches the semi-finals of a ranking event for the first time at the European Masters in Belgium, losing 6-4 to Stuart Bingham. Climbs into the world’s top 32.
2019: After qualifying for the final stages of the World Championship, wins a match at the Crucible for the first time, beating Mark Allen 10-7. Makes his first 147 at the Indian Open. Reaches the final of the World Cup for China B alongside Liang Wenbo, before losing to Scotland.
2020: Reaches his maiden ranking final at the European Masters, only to suffer a whitewash 9-0 defeat to Neil Robertson. Makes the Shoot Out final, losing out to Michael Holt. Enjoys a fine run to the semi-finals of the UK Championship before losing to Neil Robertson.