IBSF World Under-21 Snooker Championship


The IBSF World Under-21 Snooker Championship (also known as the World Amateur Under-21 Snooker Championship) is the premier non-professional junior snooker tournament in the world. The event series is sanctioned by the International Billiards and Snooker Federation and started from 1987.[1][2][3]

Winners


Men's finals

[1][2][3]

Year Venue Winner Runner-up Score
1987 Hastings, England Jonathan Birch Stefan Mazrocis 4–1
1988 Bangkok, Thailand Brian Morgan Jason Peplow 6–1
1989 Reykjavík, Iceland Ken Doherty Jason Ferguson 11–5
1990 Brisbane, Australia Peter Ebdon Oliver King 11–9
1991 Bangalore, India Ronnie O'Sullivan Patrick Delsemme 11–4
1992  Brunei Robin Hull Patrick Delsemme 11–7
1993 Reykjavík, Iceland Kristján Helgason Indika Dodangoda 11–7
1994 Helsinki, Finland Quinten Hann David Gray 11–10
1995[4]  Singapore Alan Burnett Kwan Poomjang 11–6
1996[5] Johannesburg, South Africa Chan Kwok Ming Risto Vayrynen 11–6
1997[6] Carlow, Ireland Marco Fu Bjorn Haneveer 11–7
1998[7] Rabat, Malta Luke Simmonds Robert Murphy 11–2
1999 Cairo, Egypt Rodney Goggins Rolf de Jong 11–4
2000 Bangalore, India Luke Fisher Steven Bennie 11–5
2001 Stirling, Scotland Ricky Walden Sean O'Neill 11–5
2002 Riga, Latvia Ding Junhui David John 11–9
2003[8] Taupo, New Zealand Neil Robertson Liu Song 11–5
2004[9] Carlow, Ireland Gary Wilson Kobkit Palajin 11–5
2005[10] Manama, Bahrain Liang Wenbo Tian Pengfei 11–9
2007[11] Goa, India Michael Georgiou Zhang Anda 11–6
2009[12] Kish, Iran Noppon Saengkham Soheil Vahedi 9–8
2010[13] Letterkenny, Ireland Sam Craigie Li Hang 9–8
2011[14] Montreal, Canada Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon Noppon Saengkham 9–3
2012[15] Wuxi, China Lyu Haotian Zhu Yinghui 9–6
2013[16] Beijing, China Lu Ning Zhou Yuelong 9–4
2014[17] Al Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Hossein Vafaei Josh Boileau 8–3
2015 Bucharest, Romania Boonyarit Keattikun Jamie Clarke 8–7
2016[18] Mol, Belgium Xu Si Alexander Ursenbacher 6–5
2017 Beijing, China Fan Zhengyi Luo Honghao 7–6
2018[19] Jinan, China Wu Yize Pongsakorn Chongjairak 6–4
2019[20] Qingdao, China Zhao Jianbo Pang Junxu 6–1

Champions by country

Country Total First title Last title
 England 10 1987 2010
 China 8 2002 2019
 Thailand 3 2009 2015
 Republic of Ireland 2 1989 1999
 Australia 2 1994 2003
 Hong Kong 2 1996 1997
 Finland 1 1992 1992
 Iceland 1 1993 1993
 Scotland 1 1995 1995
 Iran 1 2014 2014

Women's finals

Year Venue Winner Runner-up Score
2007  India Bi Zhu Qing Ng On Yee 4–2
2014 Al Fujairah, United Arab Emirates Jessica Woods Amornrat Uamduang 4–3
2015 Bucharest, Romania Siripaporn Nuanthakhamjan Nutcharut Wongharuthai 5–2
2016 Mol, Belgium Nutcharut Wongharuthai Siripaporn Nuanthakhamjan 5–4
2017 Beijing, China Nutcharut Wongharuthai Xia Yuying 5–3
2018 Jinan, China Nutcharut Wongharuthai Bai Yulu 4–2
2019 Qingdao, China Bai Yulu Nutcharut Wongharuthai 4–0

See also


References


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