Mark Hirst(Credit: Tony Cannon – Mark Hirst at The Portland Club, Carlisle 2019)

Overview

  • Location:
  • Shipley, West Yorkshire, England
  • Profession:
  • HMRC
  • Highest Break (Practice):
  • 461
  • Highest Break (Match):
  • 330unf
  • Cue:
  • 1 piece Maple Phoenix Master Cue
  • Tip:
  • Elk
  • World Billiards 100+ Breaks:
  • 66
  • World Billiards High Breaks:
  • 243, 220, 216, 202, 191

Achievement(s):

  • 330 in the South Bradford Billiards League on 2nd visit to the table.
  • 2010 Scottish Open Winner.
  • 2019 & 2014 – British Open Runner Up.
  • 2019 UK Open Runner Up.
  • 2019 World Matchplay Semi-Finalist.
  • 1987 Bradford Snooker Champion.

Biography/Information:

  • Lives with partner Tracy and has 2 grown-up children Alana & Elise from previous marriage.
  • Former Professional player from 1999 until the game moved to being open entry.
  • Enjoys running and has a personal best 10 kilometre time of 42 minutes.
  • Mark has a martial arts background, 30 years in aikido & 4 years in Judo.
  • He is a big fan of music, his favourite genre is Rock!

Mark’s Statistics:

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

2021/22
Tournaments Played
2
Match Win %
85% (11 of 13)
Hourly Rate
239
Rank (Pts)
7 (16364)
Best K/O perf
QF (x2)
High Break
114
2020/21
Tournaments Played
1
Match Win %
86% (6 of 7)
Hourly Rate
301
Rank (Pts)
10 (20296)
Best K/O perf
SF
High Break
160
2019/20
Tournaments Played
1
Match Win %
79% (11 of 14)
Hourly Rate
246
Rank (Pts)
15 (33241)
Best K/O perf
L16
High Break
83