Mark King

  • Title

    2016 Northern Ireland Open champion
  • Nationality

    English
  • Turned Pro

    1991
  • Highest Tournament Break

    146
  • Location

    Braintree, Essex
  • D.O.B

    28 March 1974
  • Money List Earnings

    £150,500
  • Nickname

    Kojak

Ranking titles: One – 2016 Northern Ireland Open

Career highlights

1997: Reaches his first ranking final at the Welsh Open, knocking out Steve Davis and Mark Williams before being denied the title by Stephen Hendry.
2002: Climbs to 11th in the world, his highest ranking.
2004: Runner-up to Peter Ebdon at the Irish Masters, having beaten Stephen Hendry, Jimmy White and Ken Doherty to reach the final. His only Triple Crown semi-final appearance comes at the UK Championship where his run is ended by Stephen Maguire.
2013: Reaches the last 16 of the World Championship for the seventh time, beating Mark Allen at the Crucible before losing to Ding Junhui.
2016: Wins his first ranking title at the Northern Ireland Open in Belfast, coming from 5-1 down to edge out Barry Hawkins 9-8 in the final. Emotional victory speech gives him the Magic Moment of the Year award.
2018: Semi-finalist at the European Masters.

2018/19 Results

2019 World Championship Last 80

2019 China Open Last 32

2019 Gibraltar Open Last 64

2019 Indian Open Last 128

2019 Shoot Out Last 128

2019 Welsh Open Last 128

2019 World Grand Prix Last 32

2019 German Masters Last 64

2018 Scottish Open Last 64

2018 UK Championship Last 32

2018 Northern Ireland Open Last 64

2018 International Championship Last 32

2018 English Open Last 32

2018 European Masters Semi-final

2018 China Championship Last 16

2018 Paul Hunter Classic Last 32

2018 Yushan World Open Last 128

2018 Riga Masters Last 16

2017/18 Results

2018 World Championship Last 144

2018 China Open Last 32

2018 Romanian Masters Last 16

2018 Gibraltar Open Last 64

2018 Welsh Open Last 128

2018 World Grand Prix Last 32

2018 Shoot Out Last 64

2017 German Masters Last 64

2017 Scottish Open Last 128

2017 UK Championship Quarter-final

2017 Northern Ireland Open Last 32

2017 Shanghai Masters Last 64

2017 Champion of Champions Last 16

2017 International Championship Last 32

2017 English Open Last 128

2017 European Masters Last 64

2017 Yushan World Open Last 64

2017 Indian Open Semi-finals

2017 Paul Hunter Classic Last 16

2017 China Championship Last 64

2017 Riga Masters Last 64

2016/17 Results

2017 World Championship Last 48

2017 China Open Last 64

2017 Players Championship Last 16

2017 Gibraltar Open Last 64

2017 Shoot Out Last 32

2017 Welsh Open Last 64

2017 World Grand Prix Quarter-final

2017 German Masters Last 16

2016 Scottish Open Last 64

2016 UK Championship Last 128

2016 Northern Ireland Open Winner

2016 International Championship Last 64

2016 English Open Last 64

2016 European Masters Last 128

2016 Shanghai Masters Last 48

2016 World Open Last 64

2016 Indian Open Last 64

2016 Riga Masters Last 64