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Ben Woollaston

NameDate of Birth Country
Ben Woollaston14-05-1987England

Ben Woollaston (born 14 May 1987 is an English professional snooker player from Leicester. His sole professional title came at the minor-ranking third Players Tour Championship event in 2011. Woollaston's one full ranking event final came at the 2015 Welsh Open, where he lost to John Higgins.
Woollaston began his professional career by playing Challenge Tour in 2003, at the time the second-level professional tour. He first entered Main Tour for the 2004/2005 season, but was unable to retain his place for the following season's tour. He regained his place for 2006/2007 by winning the European Under-19 Championship. He was awarded a concessionary place for the 2007/08 tour. Woollaston has twice reached the final group stages of the Grand Prix in 2006 and 2007, enjoying a marginally better tournament in 2006 by winning two matches compared to none in 2007. He also reached the final stages of the 2007 Welsh Open beating David Gray to reach the second round where he lost 2–5 to seven times World Champion Stephen Hendry.

 

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