Date of Birth: 22 February 1986
Country: Northern Ireland
Nickname: All-In, The Pistol
Highest Ranking: 6
Minor ranking 4
Mark Allen is a Northern Irish professional snooker player. He won the World Amateur Championship in 2004.
The following year he entered the Main Tour and took only three seasons to reach the elite top 16. As a prolific break-builder, Allen has compiled more than 200 century breaks in professional competition.
Allen has reached five ranking semi-finals: the 2007 Northern Ireland Trophy, the 2008 Bahrain Championship, the 2009 World Championship, the 2010 China Open and the 2010 UK Championship.
In June 2009 he won his first professional title, the invitational Jiangsu Classic in China. He reached his first ranking event final at the 2011 UK Championship.
A left-hander, Allen’s highest break to date is 146, which he has achieved twice: in the 2007 UK Championship qualifiers and at the 2010 World Snooker Championship.
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