Here is list of Snokker players who are counted among the top earning from this game – this listing has been updated in 2016 based on their worth. No wonder why Snooker is considered to be the toughest and highest paid sports.
To begin with, the first name that comes is the most celebrated snooker player Stephen Hendry. He was born in Scotland and was a former Scottish snooker player with countless awards and honorable achievements in this sport. He was the winner of grand prix thrice in the years 1887 and 1991, the rice for Asian open, 6 times for world snooker championship . He has a net worth of 30 million pounds and career earnings of 10,000,000 pounds.
Ronnie O ‘ Sullivan
He was born in England and after Stephen he is the most internationally acclaimed snooker player. He has a net worth of 30 million pounds and a career winnings of 7,708,345 pounds. He had been the winner of world championship, UK championship and also for Scottish open, german open, Asian classic. He had been the winner for world snooker championship thrice.
He is native of England with a net worth of 11 million pounds and all through his career, he has earned a whopping sum of 5,614,630 pounds. He had been the winner of world snooker championship thrice, welsh open thrice and grand prix for four times. There was an allegation against him for match fixing and he was fined 75, 000 dollars, banned from participation for 6 months.
Born in Scotland, his fame and achievement as a snooker player has brought him prestige and along with it a bank balance of 9.4 million pounds. In his career as a player spanning over 20 years he had an earnings of 5,962,885 pounds. He had been the winner of world championship, UK open, international open and many more.
Being a native of England , his interest in snooker was the consequence of England’s connection with the sports from a long time. He has six red world grand prix wins, world cup, nation’s cup. He was awarded with 20 titles including world masters and Irish master. He has a net worth of 9.4 million pounds.
He was born in Wales and has a net worth of 8.5 million pounds. He is a legendary figure and has 18 titles including word and UK championship.
He was born in Ireland and has a net income of 7.2 million pounds. He was the world snooker champion in 1997 and also has been the winner of welsh open (1993).
Born in England, he has a net worth of 7 million pounds as a snooker player and an earnings of 3,190,975 pounds. He had been the winner of world snooker, European open and many more.
Born in England, as a snooker player he has an earning of 3,291,291 pounds with a net worth of 6.7 million pounds
He is originated from Scotland and has a net income of 5 million pounds from snooker. All throughout his career as a snooker player , he has an earning of 2, 303,088 pounds.