John Higgins  Player Profile

John Higgins

John Higgins - Snooker

Country : Scotland 
Date of birth  : 18/05/1975 
Location :  
Height : 1.83 m 
  

 

Honours from John Higgins

Turned Pro 1992
Ranking Tournament Victories 18
Grand Prix 1994, 1999, 2005
International 1995, 1996
British Open 1995, 1998, 2001, 2004
German Open 1995, 1997
European Open 1997
Embassy World Championship 1998, 2007
Liverpool Victoria UK Championship 1998, 2000
Regal China International 1999
Regal Welsh 2000
Last Season's Prize Money £285,050
Career Prize Money (up to start of 2007/08 season) £4,290,430
Highest Tournament Break 147 – x5

 

Nickname from John Higgins

The Wizard of Wishaw

John Higgins on Eurosport

O'Sullivan destroys Higgins, Selby thrashed by Perry

O'Sullivan destroys Higgins, Selby thrashed by Perry - 01/03/2014 - Snooker

Round-up: Ronnie O'Sullivan made the semi-finals of the Welsh Open, but world number two Mark Selby crashed out.

O'Sullivan takes just 48 minutes to reach Welsh Open last eight

O'Sullivan takes just 48 minutes to reach Welsh Open last eight - 27/02/2014 - Snooker

Ronnie O'Sullivan completed a 4-1 win over Ricky Walden to secure a Welsh Open quarter-final against John Higgins.

O'Sullivan sets up Walden meeting in Wales

O'Sullivan sets up Walden meeting in Wales - 26/02/2014 - Snooker

Ronnie O'Sullivan moved into the last 16 of the Welsh Open with a 4-1 win over Xiao Guodong in Newport.

O'Sullivan coasts into Welsh Open last 32 with win over Pinches

O'Sullivan coasts into Welsh Open last 32 with win over Pinches - 25/02/2014 - Snooker

Ronnie O'Sullivan missed the penultimate red as a 147 eluded him in the opening frame on his way to a 4-1 win over Barry Pinches.

Trump and Murphy through in Poland

Trump and Murphy through in Poland - 07/02/2014 - Snooker

Judd Trump and Shaun Murphy have advanced into round seven of the Gdynia Open in Poland.

Trump charges into German Masters semis

Trump charges into German Masters semis - 01/02/2014 - Snooker

Judd Trump brushed aside the challenge of Michael Holt in a 5-0 win to book his place in the semi-finals of the German Masters.

Robertson and Selby stunned at German Masters

Robertson and Selby stunned at German Masters - 31/01/2014 - Snooker

Neil Robertson and Mark Selby were both dumped out of the German Masters at the second round stage on a day of big upsets in Berlin.

Carter sent packing from German Masters

Carter sent packing from German Masters - 30/01/2014 - Snooker

Ali Carter was the highest profile casualty on the opening day of action at the German Masters at the Tempodrom in Berlin.

The Masters schedule and century breaks

The Masters schedule and century breaks - 20/01/2014 - Snooker

All the matches in the Masters at Alexandra Palace and this week's century breaks.

O'Sullivan to face Selby in Masters final after win over error-strewn Maguire

O'Sullivan to face Selby in Masters final after win over error-strewn Maguire - 18/01/2014 - Snooker

World champion Ronnie O’Sullivan beat Stephen Maguire 6-2 at Alexandra Palace to set up a Masters final with Mark Selby.

Defending champion Selby wins Masters epic against wasteful Higgins

Defending champion Selby wins Masters epic against wasteful Higgins - 17/01/2014 - Snooker

Mark Selby recovered from trailing 5-3 to complete an epic 6-5 win over John Higgins in a titanic Masters quarter-final.

Murphy finds old magic to floor Fu in Masters quarter-final

Murphy finds old magic to floor Fu in Masters quarter-final  - 16/01/2014 - Snooker

Shaun Murphy recovered from trailing 4-1 to complete a rousing 6-4 win over Marco Fu in a Masters quarter-final.

Selby resists Davis comeback to progress at Masters

Selby resists Davis comeback to progress at Masters - 12/01/2014 - Snooker

Mark Selby held off Mark Davis to begin his bid for a fourth Masters title with a nervy 6-5 win.

O'Sullivan to meet Milkins in Masters first round

O'Sullivan to meet Milkins in Masters first round - 08/12/2013 - Snooker

World champion Ronnie O’Sullivan will face debutant Robert Milkins in the first round of the Masters next month.

 
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