Ding Junhui

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Ding Junhui
Ding Junhui at Snooker German Masters (DerHexer) 2015-02-05 01.jpg
Born (1987-04-01) 1 Aprile 1987 (age 32)
Yixing, Jiangsu, China
Sport kintra Cheenae
Nickname
Professional2003–
Heichest rankin1 (December 2014, January–February 2015)
Current rankin9 (as o 16 December 2019[datit info])
Career winnins£3,600,854
Heichest break147: (6 times)
Century braks529
Toornament wins
Rankin14
Minor-rankin4
Non-rankin4
Ding Junhui
Semplifeed Cheenese丁俊晖
Tradeetional Cheenese丁俊暉

Ding Junhui (Cheenese: 丁俊晖; born 1 April 1987) i a Cheenese professional snooker player who hae been considered the most successful Asian player i the history o the sport. Throughout his career, he has won 14 major ranking titles, includin three UK Championships i 2005, 2009, an 2019; two Shanghai Masters titles i 2013 and 2016; an one German Masters title in 2014. He has also twice reached the feenal of the Masters, winning once in 2011. Representing Cheena at the Asian Games, Ding has won five gold medals i individual an team events. In 2016, he became the first Asian player to reach the feenal of the Warld Championship. The same year, he won his first Six-red World Championship.

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