Darren Clark

Overview

  • Location:
  • Boston Spa, West Yorkshire, England
  • Profession:
  • User Interface/Experience Designer
  • Highest Break (Practice):
  • 437
  • Highest Break (Match):
  • 185
  • Cue:
  • 1 piece Precision Ash cue. Ebony butt with a bird’s eye Maple front splice
  • Tip:
  • Generally uses an ADR147 Pressed Tip or Elk/Elk Pro

Achievement(s):

  • Darren was appointed to the World Billiards board of Directors as a Player Representative in July ’19. Read more on that here.
  • World Championship Short Format Quarter Finalist in 2019.
  • English Open Semi Finalist in 2019.
  • Represented England 3 times in the Home Internationals.
  • In the Jim Williamson Open in Leeds 2018, in a 45 minute game Darren was trailing 50-136 with around 12 minutes to go. He made a break of 154 with his last visit to win the match.
  • As a 16 year old scored 303 points in a 30 minute match in the Teesside Boys Billiards League.

Biography/Information:

  • Darren lives with his wife Sarah and 2 young children Charlie & Molly.
  • Darren orginates from Middlesbrough, England and therefore is a product of the famous Teesside Boys Billiards League.
  • Darren had a break from Billiards post juniors (circa 2000), but returned to play again a few years ago (circa 2015).
  • He is very proud and counts himself lucky to have recently developed an area of his home to house his very own Billiard table. A heated Riley Aristocrat steel block table.
  • Now living in Boston Spa, West Yorkshire, Darren plays and supports his local league in York (the Fabershield Billiards League).
  • Middlesbrough Football Club fan (unfortunately).

Darren’s Statistics:

Below you will find statistics on the player performance over recent seasons:

2020/21
Tournaments Played
0
Match Win %
n/a
Hourly Rate
n/a
Rank (Pts)
Best K/O perf
n/a
High Break
n/a
2019/20
Tournaments Played
3
Match Win %
69% (11 of 16)
Hourly Rate
251
Rank (Pts)
14 (33559)
Best K/O perf
L16 (x2)
High Break
94
2018/19
Tournaments Played
10
Match Win %
76% (44 of 58)
Hourly Rate
231
Rank (Pts)
12 (54732)
Best K/O perf
SF
High Break
154

Contacting Darren:

You can contact Darren via email here.

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