Shaun Murphy

1982 - Today

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Shaun Peter Murphy (born 10 August 1982) is an English professional snooker player who won the 2005 World Championship. Nicknamed "The Magician", Murphy is noted for his straight cue action and his long potting. Born in Harlow, Essex and raised in Irthlingborough, North Northamptonshire, Murphy turned professional in 1998. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shaun Murphy has received more than 440,058 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Shaun Murphy is the 14th most popular snooker (up from 25th in 2019), the 4,741st most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,355th in 2019) and the 13th most popular British Snooker.

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Among snookers, Shaun Murphy ranks 14 out of 57Before him are Neil Robertson, Mark Selby, Mark Williams, John Pulman, Judd Trump, and Dennis Taylor. After him are Graeme Dott, Terry Griffiths, Willie Thorne, Peter Ebdon, Stuart Bingham, and Marco Fu.

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Among people born in 1982, Shaun Murphy ranks 212Before him are Simon Rolfes, Koda Kumi, Leandro Barbosa, Vasili Berezutski, Beau Garrett, and Yoo In-na. After him are Alexandra Breckenridge, Buğra Gülsoy, Boris Diaw, Ariel Lin, Tatsuya Fujiwara, and Mikhail Youzhny.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Shaun Murphy ranks 4,741 out of 6,924Before him are Marina Diamandis (1985), Mountstuart Elphinstone (1779), Alan Sugar (1947), Marcus Rashford (1997), Shaun Wright-Phillips (1981), and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (1993). After him are James Wordie (1889), Lynn Fontanne (1887), Antonia Thomas (1986), Mark Clattenburg (1975), Trevor Brooking (1948), and Alastair Reynolds (1966).

Among SNOOKERS In United Kingdom

Among snookers born in United Kingdom, Shaun Murphy ranks 13Before him are Alex Higgins (1949), Mark Selby (1983), Mark Williams (1975), John Pulman (1923), Judd Trump (1989), and Dennis Taylor (1949). After him are Graeme Dott (1977), Terry Griffiths (1947), Willie Thorne (1954), Peter Ebdon (1970), Stuart Bingham (1976), and John Spencer (1935).

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