Carrington’s best run of the 2015/16 season came at the 2015 Paul Hunter Classic. He beat the likes of Matthew Stevens and Mark Davis on a great run to the quarter-finals.
He narrowly clinched a spot in the world’s top 64 with a 10-9 win over Hammad Miah in the first round of 2016 World Championship qualifying.
Carrington had a superb run at the 2015 World Championships. Wins over Joel Walker, Peter Ebdon and Li Hang saw the Grimsby cueman qualify for the Crucible for the first time. He then battled hard against Judd Trump but lost 10-6.
He regained a place on the main tour by coming through the ESBA play-offs in Sheffield in 2013. He beat Adam Wicheard 4-0 in the final round.
Carrington won Junior Pot Black in 2006, beating Anthony McGill in the final at the Crucible.