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Kurt Maflin

  • Title

  • Nationality

  • Turned Pro

  • Highest Tournament Break

    147 twice
  • Location

    Oslo, Norway
  • D.O.B

    08 August 1983
  • Money List Earnings

  • Nickname


2017/18 ResultsKurt Maflin

2017 Paul Hunter Classic Last 64

2017 China Championship Last 32

2017 Riga Masters Last 32

  • The Norwegian’s best performance of the 2016/17 season saw him reach the last eight of the Welsh Open. Maflin defeated young Chinese star Yan Bingtao on the way, before losing out to Robert Milkins in the quarter-finals.
  • Maflin’s best run of the 2015/16 season saw him reach the last 16 of the 2016 German Masters. He beat Marco Fu in the last 32, before losing to Belgium’s Luca Brecel.
  • He also came close to reaching the tournament stages at the 2016 World Championships. He won his first two games, but was denied by Robert Milkins in the final qualifying round in a 10-7 defeat.
  • In 2014/15 Maflin made the semi-finals of the China Open, beating the likes of Shaun Murphy and Ali Carter. He was denied a place in the final by Mark Selby.
  • He then went on to qualify for the World Championship and was again pitted against Selby. The Norwegian eventually lost 10-9 in an intense match.
  • Maflin reached the semi-finals of the PTC Grand Final in 2013, beating the likes of Ken Doherty and Ben Woollaston. However, he lost to eventual champion Ding Junhui.
  • In 2010 he made a 147 in Players Tour Championship event one against Poland’s Michal Zielinski and he’ll go down in the record books as the first player to make a maximum in the PTC series.
  • The London born player lives in Oslo with ladies player Anita Rizutti and their son Neon. Kurt and Anita played in the same team for Norway at the 2015 World Cup in China.

2016/17 Results

2017 World Championship Last 144

2017 China Open Last 64

2017 Gibraltar Open Last 64

2017 Shoot Out Last 128

2017 Welsh Open Quarter-final

2017 German Masters Last 128

2016 Scottish Open Last 64

2016 UK Championship Last 64

2016 Northern Ireland Open Last 16

2016 International Championship Last 64

2016 English Open Last 128

2016 European Masters Last 64

2016 Shanghai Masters Last 32

2016 Paul Hunter Classic Last 32

2016 World Open Last 16

2016 Indian Open Last 128

2016 Riga Masters Last 128