World Open 2018
James Cahill (ENG)
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Turned pro: 2013
- Cahill reached the last 64 of four events in 2015/16. His best win of the season came against 2010 World Champion Neil Robertson at the 2015 Ruhr Open.
- In 2014, he had a superb run to the last 16 of the UK Championship. On his way he scored a stunning 6-5 victory against Ding Junhui.
- Cahill also beat John Higgins 4-2 in a televised match at the 2014 Paul Hunter Classic, reaching the last 32.
- He earned a place on snooker’s main tour for the first time by winning the 2013 European Under-21 Championship, beating Ashley Carty 6-0 in the final in Serbia.
- He comes from a snooker background as his mum Maria was a leading ladies player, and her sister Mandy was married to seven-time World Champion Stephen Hendry.