2017 Paul Hunter Classic Last 64
2017 China Championship Last 128
2017 Riga Masters Last 32
- Astley’s best run of the 2016/17 campaign came in the first event at the Riga Masters. He defeated the likes of Joe Perry and Jimmy Robertson to reach the quarter-finals, where he lost out to Mark Williams.
- He regained a place on the tour by coming through Q School in 2016. He beat Peter Lines 4-0 in the final round of event two.
- Astley made a strong start to the 2016/17 season, including a run to the quarter-finals of the Riga Masters and the last 16 of the Indian Open, beating the likes of Joe Perry and Ryan Day in those two events.
- He earned the Rookie of the Year award after some impressive performances during his debut season on the main tour in 2013/14, including a win over Ken Doherty at the UK Championship.
- However, he dropped off the tour at the end of the 2014/15 season.
- Astley starred in a theatre play called The Nap which ran for three weeks at the Crucible theatre in Sheffield. He played the role of a snooker player in a comedy drama which also counted Jack O’Connell and Ralf Little among the cast. To read more about that click here.
2017 World Championship Last 80
2017 China Open Last 128
2017 Gibraltar Open Last 16
2017 Shoot Out Last 64
2017 Welsh Open Last 64
2017 German Masters Last 32
2016 Scottish Open Last 128
2016 UK Championship Last 128
2016 Northern Ireland Open Last 64
2016 International Championship Last 32
2016 English Open Last 64
2016 European Masters Last 128
2016 Shanghai Masters Last 128
2016 Paul Hunter Classic Last 32
2016 World Open Last 128
2016 Indian Open Last 16
2016 Riga Masters Quarter-final