Thor Chuan Leong, also known as Rory Thor, regained his place on the World Snooker Tour thanks to his performances in the European Tour events in 2015/16. He secured his card by reaching the last 16 of the 2016 Gdynia Open where he beat Ding Junhui.
He also made the last 16 at the Paul Hunter Classic in Germany, where he eventually lost out in a decider to Ian Burns.
Thor’s debut season on the pro tour was in 2014/15, but he failed to win a match.
He represented Malaysia at the 2015 World Cup in China.