19.com English Open Highlights - Day 3 | Murphy Makes 500th Career Century!

Marco Fu

  • Title

    Three ranking titles
  • Nationality

    Hong Kong
  • Turned Pro

    1998
  • Highest Tournament Break

    147 four times
  • Location

    Hong Kong
  • D.O.B

    08 January 1978
  • Money List Earnings

    £101,250
  • Nickname

    -

Ranking titles: three

Career highlights:

1998: Reaches his first ranking final at the Grand Prix, losing to Stephen Lee.
2003: Wins the Premier League, beating Mark Williams in the final.
2006: Reaches the semi-finals of the World Championship then comes from 15-9 down to 16-16 against Peter Ebdon, only to lose the deciding frame.
2007: Lands his first ranking title at the Grand Prix in Aberdeen, beating Ronnie O’Sullivan 9-6 in the final with what Fu describes as the best performance of his career.
2008: Makes the final of the UK Championship and battles Shaun Murphy all the way, losing 10-9.
2011: Reaches the final of the Masters but loses an all-Asian clash against Ding Junhui 10-4.
2013: Wins his second ranking title at the Australian Goldfields Open, beating the likes of Ken Doherty and Shaun Murphy to reach the final, before a 9-6 win over home favourite Neil Robertson. Reaches the final of the International Championship, losing 10-9 to Ding Junhui. Also runner-up at the German Masters.
2015: Wins the Gibraltar Open, beating Michael White 4-1 in the final. Makes a 147 at the Masters, becoming only the third player in the history of the event to score a maximum.
2016: Wins his third ranking title in spectacular fashion at the Scottish Open, making 11 centuries during the tournament. Faced with home favourite John Higgins in the final, Fu comes from 4-1 down to win 9-4. Reaches the semi-finals of the World Championship for the second time in his career, losing 17-15 to Mark Selby.
2017: Reaches the final of the Players Championship before losing 10-8 to Judd Trump. Climbs to number six in the world.

2018/19 Results

2019 World Championship Last 144

2019 China Open Last 64

2019 Welsh Open Last 64

2019 World Grand Prix Last 16

2019 German Masters Last 128

2018 Scottish Open Last 64

2018 UK Championship Last 32

2018 Northern Ireland Open Last 128

2018 International Championship Last 32

2018 English Open Last 64

2018 European Masters Last 64

2018 China Championship Last 64

2018 Six Red World Championship Last 16

2018 Yushan World Open Quarter-final

2018 Riga Masters Last 32

2017/18 Results

2018 World Championship Last 32

2018 Masters Last 16

2017 Scottish Open Last 16

2017 UK Championship Last 32

2017 Shanghai Masters Last 16

2017 Champion of Champions Last 16

2017 International Championship Last 128

2017 English Open Last 128

2017 Yushan World Open Last 32

2017 China Championship Last 32

2017 Hong Kong Masters Semi-final

2016/17 Results

2017 World Championship Quarter-final

2017 China Open Last 128

2017 Players Championship Runner-up

2017 Welsh Open Last 64

2017 World Grand Prix Semi-final

2017 German Masters Last 32

2017 Masters Semi-final

2016 Scottish Open Winner

2016 UK Championship Semi-final

2016 Northern Ireland Open Last 64

2016 China Championship Quarter-final

2016 International Championship Last 32

2016 English Open Last 64

2016 European Masters Last 32

2016 Shanghai Masters Last 32

2016 World Open Last 64

2016 Indian Open Last 32