Betfred World Championship Qualifiers
- Hill beat Thai legend James Wattana on a run to the last 32 of the 2016 China Open.
- The player from the Isle of Man earned a place on the World Snooker Tour by winning the 2015 European Under-21 Championship. He beat Louis Heathcote 6-3 in the final in Malta.
- He reached the last 64 of the Australian Goldfields Open, playing as an amateur.