Simon Lichtenberg

Simon Lichtenberg (born 15 December 1997) is a German professional snooker player.

Simon Lichtenberg
Simon Lichtenberg PHC 2016-4.jpg
Paul Hunter Classic 2016
Born (1997-12-15) 15 December 1997 (age 22)
Berlin, Germany
Sport country Germany
Professional2018–
Highest ranking93 (June-July 2019)
Current ranking 117 (as of 16 December 2019)
Career winnings£5,600
Highest break109:
2017 Q School - Event 1
Century breaks1
Best ranking finishLast 64 (2018 Gibraltar Open, 2018 World Open, 2018 Paul Hunter Classic)

CareerEdit

Lichtenberg was the German amateur champion in 2016 and won the EBSA European Under-21 Snooker Championships in 2018. With this win he was awarded a two-year card for the professional snooker tour from the 2018–19 season onwards. [1][2][3]

Performance and rankings timelineEdit

Tournament 2016/
17
2017/
18
2018/
19
2019/
20
Ranking[4][nb 1] [nb 2] [nb 2] [nb 3] 93
Ranking tournaments
Riga Masters A A LQ LQ
International Championship A A LQ LQ
China Championship NR A LQ LQ
English Open A A 1R 1R
World Open A A 1R LQ
Northern Ireland Open A A 1R 1R
UK Championship A A 1R 1R
Scottish Open A A 1R 1R
European Masters A A LQ LQ
German Masters A A LQ LQ
World Grand Prix DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ
Welsh Open A A 1R
Shoot-Out A A 1R
Players Championship DNQ DNQ DNQ
Gibraltar Open LQ 2R 1R
Tour Championship Not Held DNQ
China Open A A LQ
World Championship A A LQ
Non-ranking tournaments
Haining Open A A 1R A
Former ranking tournaments
Paul Hunter Classic 1R LQ 2R NR
Indian Open A A LQ NH
Performance Table Legend
LQ lost in the qualifying draw #R lost in the early rounds of the tournament
(WR = Wildcard round, RR = Round robin)
QF lost in the quarter-finals
SF lost in the semi-finals F lost in the final W won the tournament
DNQ did not qualify for the tournament A did not participate in the tournament WD withdrew from the tournament
NH / Not Held means an event was not held.
NR / Non-Ranking Event means an event is/was no longer a ranking event.
R / Ranking Event means an event is/was a ranking event.
MR / Minor-Ranking Event means an event is/was a minor-ranking event.
VF / Variant Format Event means an event is/was a variant format event.
  1. ^ It shows the ranking at the beginning of the season.
  2. ^ a b He was an amateur.
  3. ^ New players on the Main Tour don't have a ranking.

Career finalsEdit

Amateur finals: 11 (7 titles, 4 runners-up)Edit

Outcome No. Year Championship Opponent in the final Score
Runner-up 1. 2015 German Grand Prix - Event 1   Lukas Kleckers 0–4
Runner-up 2. 2016 German Grand Prix - Event 1   Andreas Ploner 1–3
Winner 1. 2016 German Grand Prix - Event 3   Roman Dietzel 3–2
Runner-up 3. 2016 German Grand Prix - Event 4   Roy Stolk 1–3
Winner 2. 2016 German Amateur Championship   Roman Dietzel 4–2
Runner-up 4. 2017 German Grand Prix - Event 2   Jan Eisenstein 1–3
Winner 3. 2017 German Grand Prix - Event 5   Omar Alkojah 3–1
Winner 4. 2017 German 6-red Championship   Christoph Gawlytta 5–1
Winner 5. 2018 EBSA European Under-21 Snooker Championships   Tyler Rees 6–3
Winner 6. 2018 German Grand Prix - Event 4   Jörn Hannes-Hühn 3–0
Winner 7. 2019 German Grand Prix - Event 4   Richard Wienold 3–1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ "WSF News: Simon Lichtenberg Awarded Tour Card - World Snooker". Worldsnooker.com. 16 February 2018.
  3. ^ https://www.wpbsa.com/tour-qualification-2018-19/
  4. ^ "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011.

External linksEdit