Wu Yize


Wu Yize (Chinese: 吴宜泽; pinyin: Wú Yízé; born 14 October 2003) is a Chinese professional snooker player.

Wu Yize
Born (2003-10-14) 14 October 2003 (age 17)
Lanzhou, Gansu, China
Sport country China
Professional2021–
Career winnings£21,976
Highest break134:
2020 World Championship (qualifying)
Century breaks3
Best ranking finishLast 80 (2020 World Championship)

Career


Wu Yize won the IBSF U-21 World Championship in 2018 when he was just 14 years old, defeating Pongsakorn Chongjairak from Thailand 6-4 in the final.[1]

Wu Yize was given a wildcard entry to the 2019 International Championship in Daqing where he lost 6-5 to John Higgins. Wu made the last 32 of the 2019 Six-red World Championship in Bangkok, after progressing through the group stage. He then faced Higgins once again, this time losing out 6-4. At the 2019 World Open in Yushan, he faced Luca Brecel losing 5-2 but impressing with a break of 85 and a century of 130.[2]

He was awarded a tour card for the 2021-22 and 2022-23 World Snooker Tour seasons as a result of his performances on the 2021 CBSA China Tour.[3]

Performance and rankings timeline


Tournament 2017/
18
2018/
19
2019/
20
2021/
22
Ranking[4][nb 1] [nb 2] [nb 2] [nb 2] [nb 3]
Ranking tournaments
International Championship A A LQ
China Championship A A LQ
World Open A A LQ
World Grand Prix DNQ DNQ DNQ
Players Championship DNQ DNQ DNQ
Tour Championship NH DNQ DNQ
World Championship A A LQ
Non-ranking tournaments
Shanghai Masters R A 1R
Variant format tournaments
Six-red World Championship A A 1R
Former ranking tournaments
China Open A LQ NH
Former non-ranking tournaments
Haining Open 3R 1R 2R
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 Heldmeans an event was not held.
NR / Non-Ranking Eventmeans an event is/was no longer a ranking event.
R / Ranking Eventmeans an event is/was a ranking event.
MR / Minor-Ranking Eventmeans an event is/was a minor-ranking event.
VF / Variant Format Eventmeans an event is/was a variant format event.
  1. It shows the ranking at the beginning of the season.
  2. He was an amateur.
  3. New players on the Main Tour don't have a ranking.

Career finals


Amateur finals: 1 (1 title, 0 runners-up)

Outcome No. Year Championship Opponent in the final Score
Winner 1. 2018 IBSF World Under-21 Snooker Championship Pongsak Chongjairak 6–4

References


  1. Pathak, Vivek. "Wu Yize wins World Under-21 Snooker Championship". www.ibsf.info. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  2. "Ones To Watch - Wu Yize". World Snooker. 27 May 2020. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  3. "CBSA Qualifiers 2021: Event One Results". WPBSA. 14 April 2021. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  4. "Ranking History". Snooker.org. Retrieved 6 February 2011.