Is This Shot Of The Season?

Ali Carter

  • Title

    4 Ranking Titles
  • Nationality

    English
  • Turned Pro

    1996
  • Highest Tournament Break

    147 twice
  • Location

    Chelmsford, Essex
  • D.O.B

    25 July 1979
  • Money List Earnings

    £308,000
  • Nickname

    The Captain

Ranking titles: Four

Career highlights

1999: Reaches the semi-finals of the Grand Prix at the age of just 20.
2006: Climbs into the top 16 for the first time.
2008: Reaches the final of the World Championship, making a memorable 147 en route. Beaten to the title by Ronnie O’Sullivan.
2009: Wins his first ranking title at the Welsh Open, beating Joe Swail in the final.
2010: Beats Jamie Burnett in the final of the Shanghai Masters.
2012: Reaches his second Crucible final but again finishes runner-up to O’Sullivan.
2013: Victory over Marco Fu gives Carter the German Masters title.
2016: Wins his fourth ranking title with a narrow 10-8 defeat of Joe Perry in the final of the Yushan World Open. It’s his first ranking title since successfully beating cancer, having suffered from testicular cancer as well as a lung tumour.
2018: Beats O’Sullivan at the Crucible on his way to the quarter-finals, in a match remembered for a shoulder barge between the two players.
2019: Reaches the final of the World Grand Prix, losing 10-6 to Judd Trump. Quarter-finalist at the Crucible.

 

2018/19 Results

2019 World Championship Quarter-finals

2019 China Open Last 32

2019 Players Championship Last 16

2019 Shoot Out Last 64

2019 Welsh Open Last 128

2019 World Grand Prix Runner-up

2019 German Masters Last 128

2018 Scottish Open Last 16

2018 UK Championship Last 32

2018 Northern Ireland Open Last 16

2018 International Championship Quarter-final

2018 English Open Quarter-final

2018 European Masters Last 32

2018 China Championship Last 64

2018 Yushan World Open Last 32

2018 Riga Masters Last 32

2017/18 Results

2018 World Championship Quarter-final

2018 China Open Last 64

2018 Romanian Masters Semi-final

2018 Welsh Open Last 64

2018  World Grand Prix Last 32

2018 Shoot Out Last 32

2018 German Masters Last 128

2018 Masters Last 16

2017 Scottish Open Last 64

2017 UK Championship Last 128

2017 Northern Ireland Open Last 64

2017 Shanghai Masters Last 32

2017 International Championship Quarter-final

2017 English Open Last 64

2017 European Masters Last 128

2017 Indian Open Last 128

2017 China Championship Semi-final

2017 World Games Silver Medal

2016/17 Results

2017 World Championship Last 32

2017 China Open Last 32

2017 Players Championship Semi-final

2017 Welsh Open Last 32

2017 World Grand Prix Last 16

2017 German Masters Runner-up

2017 Masters Last 16

2016 Scottish Open Last 64

2016 UK Championship Last 32

2016 Champion of Champions Last 16

2016 China Championship Quarter-final

2016 International Championship Last 16

2016 English Open Last 32

2016 European Masters Last 32

2016 Shanghai Masters Quarter-final

2016 Paul Hunter Classic Last 32

2016 World Open Winner

2016 Indian Open Last 128

2016 Riga Masters Last 16