Mark Selby, born on June 19, 1983, in Leicester, England, is considered one of the greatest professional snooker players in history.
Selby began playing snooker at the age of eight and won his first national title by the age of 14. He turned professional at the age of 16.
It took Selby several years to establish himself as a top-level player. He gained attention by winning the 2003 British Open and the Welsh Open in 2007.
Selby’s career includes three World Championship titles, seven Masters titles, and a record-equalling five UK Championship titles. He is known for his tactical and defensive style of play and his ability to perform under pressure.
Selby has been an ambassador for snooker and has worked to promote the sport globally, particularly in Asia, where he is hugely popular.
Selby’s career highlights include winning the World Championship in 2014, 2016, and 2017, becoming only the fourth player in history to win the title three times in a row.
He has also won the Masters seven times, the UK Championship five times, and the International Championship twice.
Mark Selby‘s estimated net worth is $12 million. He is 39 years old and has a height of 1.83m.