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Justin Astley

NameDate of Birth Country
Justin Astley20-05-1983United Kingdom

Name             :                  Justin Astley
Highest Ranking        :        78 (June-July 2010, June 2011)
Highest Break        :           137 (2005 World Snooker Championship)
Century Breaks        :         18


Justin Astley (born 20 May 1983) is an English former professional snooker player. He played on Challenge Tour in 2001/02, and first qualified for the Main Tour in 2002/03, but lost his place. Then he played on Challenge Tour again from 2003 to 2005. He returned for the 2005/2006 season, but he couldn't defend his place. In the 2009/2010 season he reached the finals of the last two events of the International Open Series and was ranked seventh in the 2009/2010 PIOS rankings. As a result, Astley qualified for the 2010/2011 professional Main Tour, but dropped off at the end of the season.

 

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