Chris Wakelin

World Ranking

63

Money List Earnings

£69,250

One Year List Earnings

£22,000

English
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16/03/1992

Date of Birth

2013

Turned Pro

Right

Hand

144

WST High Break

-

Cue

Season Stats

117

Frames Played

56

Frames Won

61

Frames Lost

47.86%

Frames Won Percentage

2,674

Shots Played

22.85

Shots Per Frame

31

Breaks Over 50

3.77

50 Break Rate

5

Breaks Over 100

23.4

100 Break Rate

Bio

Chris Wakelin has been an ever-present on the World Snooker Tour since 2013 and is a three-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.