Professional Achievments

Cliff Thorburn’s Professional Career Summary.

1970 – North American Snooker Champion

1971 – North American Champion

1972 – North American Champion

1974 – Canadian Open Champion

1974 – World Masters Champion – Australia

1974 – Canadian Snooker Champion

1975 – Canadian Snooker Champion

1976 – Canadian Snooker Champion

1977 – Placed 2nd in the Embassy World Championship

1978 – Benson & Hedges Championship – Runner-up

1978 – Canadian Open champion

1979 – Canadian Open champion

1980 – Canadian Open champion

1980 – Pot Black Champion

1980 – Lada Snooker Championship

1980 – Won the World Championship

1981 – Canadian Professional Snooker Championship

1981 – Won the World Mixed Doubles Championship w/Natalie Stelmach

1982 – Won the World Team Championship w/Bill Werbeniuk & Kirk Steevens

1982 – Canadian Professional Snooker Championship

1983 – Embassy World Professional Championship – Maximum Break

1983 – Placed 2nd in the Embassy World Championship

1983 – Benson & Hedges Masters champion

1984 – Canadian Professional Snooker Championship

1984 – Rothmans Championship – Runner-up

1985 – Benson & Hedges Masters champion

1985 – Scottish Master Champion

1981 – Canadian Professional Snooker Championship

1985 – Goya Matchroom Trophy champion

1986 – Canadian Professional Champion

1986 – Benson & Hedges Masters champion

1986 – Scottish Master Champion

1987 – Canadian Professional Champion

1988 – 147 against Jimmy White – 1st player to achieve 2 competitive perfect games in their career

1990 – World Team Champions w/Alain Robideoux & Bob Chaperon

2001 – Canadian Snooker Champion

2002 – Canadian Snooker Champion – Runner-up

2002 – Represented Canada at the World 9 Ball Championship in Cardiff, Wales

2003 – Canadian Snooker Champion – Runner-up

2004 – Represented Canada at the World 9 Ball Championship in Taipei, Taiwan