Pot Luck Quiz – Week Two Answers

Yesterday we asked you 15 more questions to examine your snooker brains. Here are the answers. Let us know how you got on via @WeAreWST on Twitter.

  1. Iran’s Hossein Vafaei has reached three ranking event semi-finals, can you name them? – 2017 China Open, 2019 Welsh Open, 2019 China Championship
  2. Mark Williams claimed the 24th ranking title of his career at the recent British Open. Who did he beat in the semi-finals? – Jimmy Robertson
  3. Name the winner of the inaugural Scottish Open, held in 2016. – Marco Fu
  4. Neil Robertson became Australia’s first World Champion of the Crucible era in 2010. Who did he defeat in the final? – Graeme Dott
  5. Judd Trump is making his 9-ball debut this week, competing in the US Open. Name his first round opponent, who he whitewashed 9-0. – Joe Magee
  6. Former Masters champion Alan McManus retired at the end of last season. Who defeated him in his final match at Betfred World Championship qualifying? – Bai Langning
  7. Jack Lisowski is still chasing his maiden ranking event title, but how many ranking finals has he appeared in so far? – Six
  8. Who currently occupies 5th position in the world rankings? – Kyren Wilson
  9. How many ranking titles has 2005 World Champion Shaun Murphy won? – Nine
  10. Which two players fired in 147 breaks at the recent British Open? – John Higgins and Ali Carter
  11. Who did Reanne Evans beat 10-8 in her first round tie at World Championship qualifying in 2017? – Robin Hull
  12. How many Scottish players currently have tour cards? – 8
  13. Who did Mark Allen defeat in the final of last season’s Champion of Champions? – Neil Robertson 
  14. Which referee officiated this year’s Crucible final between Mark Selby and Shaun Murphy? – Paul Collier
  15. How many 147 breaks has Ronnie O’Sullivan made in his career so far? – 15