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Jamie Jones

NameDate of Birth Country
Jamie Jones14-02-1987United Kingdom

Name                                    :               Jamie Jones

Highest Ranking              :               29 (May –July 2012)

Current Ranking               :               33 (After 2017 Grand Prix)

Highest Break                    :               143 (2010 PTC5)

Century Breaks                 :               73

Jamie Jones (born 14 February 1988) is a Welsh professional snooker player, from Neath. He was the youngest ever player, at age 14, to make a maximum 147 break in competition, a record that has since been beaten by Judd Trump. At the 2012 World Snooker Championship he reached his first ranking quarter-final.               

Early career

In 2002, he became the youngest-ever player to make a 147 in an official event, making it aged 14, a record that has since been beaten by Judd Trump. Jones began his professional career by playing Challenge Tour in 2004, at the time the second-level professional tour. He qualified for the Main Tour for 2006/2007 by finishing top of the 2005/06 Welsh rankings, although he could not maintain his place there. His best result in his first season as a professional was to the last 48 of the Royal London Watches Grand Prix. After another spell on the tour in 2008/2009, in which, despite some strong performances, he again fell away, he regained a place for the 2010/2011 season. 

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