Paul Mcgowan(Credit: WPBSA – Paul Mcgowan pictured with Roxton Chapman)

Overview

  • Location:
  • Kirkcaldy, Scotland
  • Profession:
  • Highest Break (Practice):
  • 264
  • Highest Break (Match):
  • 163
  • Cue:
  • Tip:
  • World Billiards 100+ Breaks:
  • 2
  • World Billiards High Breaks:
  • 115, 110, 96, 96, 95

Achievement(s):

  • Scottish Boys Billiards Champion.
  • Scottish Billiards Champion.
  • British Junior Billiards Runner-Up.
  • Fife County Billiards Champion.
  • Scottish Masters (Over 60’s) 8 Ball Pool Singles Champion.
  • Scottish Amateur Snooker Doubles Runner-Up.
  • Fife County Snooker Champion.
  • Scottish Senior 8-ball Pool Champion.
  • Scottish Senior 8-ball Pool Tour Winner.
  • World Senior 8-ball Pool Championship Player of the Tournament Runner-Up.

Biography/Information:

  • Paul began playing Snooker and Billiards at the age of 12. By the time he was 16, he was already making hundred breaks at both games. He has won and lost a few Scottish National title finals. Among Paul’s most satisfying achievements is winning a Friday night club handicap at the age of 15, his prize was a family size steak pie!
  • Paul is a regular on the WBL tour and has represented Scotland at Billiards, Snooker and 8-ball Pool.
  • He has been coaching on and off for many years, having qualified through Jack Karnehm and the BASCC many years ago, and is now a WBL coach.
  • Outside of cue sports, Paul has interests in philately and tennis.

Paul’s Statistics:

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

2023/24
Tournaments Played
3
Match Win %
50% (6 of 12)
Hourly Rate
219
Rank (Pts)
29 (14353)
Best K/O perf
L16
High Break
80
2022/23
Tournaments Played
9
Match Win %
51% (20 of 39)
Hourly Rate
201
Rank (Pts)
20 (21146)
Best K/O perf
L16 (x2)
High Break
74
2021/22
Tournaments Played
3
Match Win %
31% (4 of 13)
Hourly Rate
176
Rank (Pts)
42 (7753)
Best K/O perf
L16
High Break
59

Contacting Paul:

You can contact Paul via email here.