Fergal O'Brien

1972 - Today

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Fergal O'Brien (born 8 March 1972) is an Irish professional snooker player. A member of snooker's main tour since turning professional in 1991, O'Brien has been ranked within the world's top 64 players since 1994, reaching his highest position, 9th, for the 2000–01 season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fergal O'Brien has received more than 161,587 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Fergal O'Brien is the 46th most popular snooker (down from 44th in 2019), the 401st most popular biography from Ireland (down from 337th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Irish Snooker.

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Among snookers, Fergal O'Brien ranks 46 out of 57Before him are Mark King, Martin Gould, Kyren Wilson, Liang Wenbo, Michael Holt, and David Gilbert. After him are Ryan Day, Ricky Walden, Dominic Dale, Luca Brecel, Thepchaiya Un-Nooh, and Jack Lisowski.

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Among people born in 1972, Fergal O'Brien ranks 807Before him are Timothy Mack, Takaya Oishi, Chris Tomlin, Zoya Akhtar, Stephen Barclay, and Franck Boidin. After him are Tim Peake, Kevin Downes, Bounty Killer, Hideki Yoshioka, Denílson Antônio Paludo, and Norihiro Satsukawa.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Fergal O'Brien ranks 401 out of 460Before him are Danny O'Donoghue (1980), Barry Keoghan (1992), Stephen Ireland (1986), Kevin Doyle (1983), Eamonn Coghlan (1952), and Sonia O'Sullivan (1969). After him are Samantha Mumba (1983), Brian O'Driscoll (1979), Brian Kerr (1953), Daniel O'Donnell (1961), Stephen Carr (1976), and Liam Miller (1981).

Among SNOOKERS In Ireland

Among snookers born in Ireland, Fergal O'Brien ranks 2Before him are Ken Doherty (1969).