Turned pro: 2006
- Tian reached the final of the 2015 Ruhr Open in a run which included an impressive 4-1 victory over 2005 World Champion Shaun Murphy. He was denied the trophy after a 4-2 defeat against Rory McLeod.
- His best run of the 2014/15 season took him to the last 16 of the 2015 Indian Open, where he won three matches before losing to Ricky Walden.
- Tian also reached the quarter finals of the Paul Hunter Classic in Germany beating Ronnie O’Sullivan 4-2 in the last 16 before losing to Judd Trump.
- He was relegated from the main tour after the 2013/14 season, but bounced straight back via Q School, beating Eden Sharav 4-0 in the final round of event one.
- Tian earned his debut on the tour at Q School in 2011. Beating Dave Gilbert in the final round of event two.
- He was a wildcard at the 2010 China Open and beat Ronnie O’Sullivan 5-3 in the last 32.