Shanghai Masters 2017 Qualifiers

Player Details

Sam Craigie

DOB: 29/12/93

Lives: Walkerville, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Turned pro: 2011

  • Craigie earned a place on the tour by coming through the EBSA Play-Offs in 2016. He beat Adam Duffy 4-3 in the final round.
  • He won the World Under-21 Championship in Ireland in 2010. The Englishman came from 5-3 down to beat China’s Li Hang 9-8 in the final. He had beaten his brother Stephen –a former pro- 7-6 in the semi-finals.
  • Craigie played on the tour in 2011/12 and got to the last 48 of two ranking events.