Chris Wakelin

World Ranking

62

Money List Earnings

£70,000

One Year List Earnings

£28,000

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16/03/1992

Date of Birth

2013

Turned Pro

Right

Hand

144

WST High Break

-

Cue

Season Stats

127

Frames Played

64

Frames Won

63

Frames Lost

50.39%

Frames Won Percentage

2,986

Shots Played

23.51

Shots Per Frame

35

Breaks Over 50

3.63

50 Break Rate

7

Breaks Over 100

18.14

100 Break Rate

Bio

Chris Wakelin has been an ever-present on the World Snooker Tour since 2013 and is a four-time ranking event quarter-finalist.

From Rugby, England, Wakelin successfully qualified through Q School to turn professional for the first time.

In 2015 he reached his first ranking event quarter-final at the Indian Open, defeating Rhys Clark, Andrew Pagett and Nigel Bond, before losing out to eventual champion Michael White. A year later he equalled this run at the English Open, notably coming back from 2-0 down to defeat Ronnie O’Sullivan 4-3 at the last 32 stage.

He qualified for the televised stages of the World Championship for the first time in 2018, narrowly losing 10-9 to Judd Trump. He also reached the quarter-finals of the subsequent Riga Masers to climb into the world’s top 50 for the first time.

Away from the baize, Wakelin worked full-time as a deliver driver for ASDA prior to joining the main tour.