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New Quiz: Ranking Event Champions

HINT: This man has won one - photo courtesy of Monique Limbos.
HINT: This man has won one – photo courtesy of Monique Limbos.

There has been a rankings list in snooker for more than four decades now.

Aside from the World Championship, though, a season consisting of a string of ranking events didn’t actually become commonplace until the mid-1980s.

These days, there are roughly around ten full ranking events throughout the campaign, usually shared among the elite eight or nine players who seem to get their grubby hands on all the silverware.

That said, in 41 years a total of 52 players have emerged victorious in a ranking tournament.

The question is, can you name them?

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World Rankings Top 16

World Rankings after the British Open – won by Mark Williams.

1. Mark Selby
2. Judd Trump
3. Ronnie O’Sullivan
4. Neil Robertson
5. Kyren Wilson
6. Shaun Murphy
7. John Higgins
8. Mark Williams
9. Stephen Maguire
10. Ding Junhui
11. Mark Allen
12. Barry Hawkins
13. Stuart Bingham
14. Jack Lisowski
15. Yan Bingtao
16. Anthony McGill

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