Lisowski Riding High On Shanghai Form

Matthew Selt

  • Title

  • Nationality

    English
  • Turned Pro

    2000
  • Highest Tournament Break

    143
  • Location

    Nuneaton
  • D.O.B

    07 March 1985
  • Money List Earnings

    £110,000
  • Nickname

    -

2017/18 ResultsSelt

2017 China Championship Last 64

2017 Riga Masters Last 128

  • Selt’s best run in 2016/17 saw him reach the last 16 of the World Open in Yushan. He won three matches before eventually losing out to Anthony McGill.
  • He reached the quarter-final stage of the opening two events in 2015/16. His run to the last eight of the Australian Open included a fantastic 5-4 win over home favourite Neil Robertson. He eventually bowed out against Martin Gould.  Selt won four matches to reach the quarters in Riga, but was eliminated thanks to a 4-3 defeat against Tom Ford.
  • The Englishman’s best run of the season came at the 2015 UK Championship, where he won four matches, including a 6-4 victory against Luca Brecel, to reach the quarter-finals. He was beaten 6-1 by Mark Selby.
  • Selt’s hopes of reaching the Crucible were ended at the World Championship Qualifiers with an agonising 10-9 defeat against Mitchell Mann.
  • He made his first appearance in the final of a professional tournament at the 2014 Lisbon Open. After knocking out the likes of Judd Trump and Barry Hawkins, he was denied the trophy by Stephen Maguire, losing 4-2.
  • In 2013, Selt reached the final stages of the World Championship for the first time by edging out Ken Doherty 10-9 in the final qualifying round. He faced world number one Mark Selby at the Crucible and succumbed to a 10-4 loss.
  • The 2002 English under-18 runner-up is mentored by snooker legend Stephen Hendry.

2016/17 Results

2017 World Championship Last 80

2017 China Open Last 64

2017 Gibraltar Open Last 32

2017 Shoot Out Last 128

2017 Welsh Open Last 128

2017 German Masters Last 64

2016 Scottish Open Last 128

2016 UK Championship Last 128

2016 Northern Ireland Open Last 128

2016 International Championship Last 64

2016 English Open Last 64

2016 European Masters Last 128

2016 Shanghai Masters Last 32

2016 Six Red World Championship Last 32

2016 World Open Last 16

2016 Indian Open Last 32

2016 Riga Masters Last 128