Question: Is Bill Werbeniuk Still Alive?

What age is Cliff Thorburn?

72 years (January 16, 1948)Cliff Thorburn/Age.

How old is Jimmy White?

58 years (May 2, 1962)Jimmy White/Age

World professional snooker champion Alex Higgins (right), who was in Belfast to-day for the wedding of his sister, Jean, of Abingdon Street to John Robson, Crumlin Road.

What happened to Kirk Stevens?

Although he underwent treatment, his career never really recovered. He dropped out of the top 16 in 1986/87, but continued to play on until 1992/93, before returning home to Canada and retiring from professional tournament play on the world circuit.

Does Tony Knowles still play snooker?

Anthony Knowles (born 13 June 1955) is an English former professional snooker player. He was a three times semi-finalist in the World Professional Snooker Championship in the 1980s….Tony Knowles (snooker player)Professional1980–1997, 1998–2001Highest ranking2 (1984/85)Career winnings£772,284Highest break139Tournament wins5 more rows

Which snooker player called the grinder?

Cliff ThorburnList of nicknamesPlayerNickname(s)David TaylorThe Silver FoxThanawat ThirapongpaiboonThai-NamiteCliff ThorburnThe GrinderRhett Butler of the green baize79 more rows

Can snooker players drink alcohol?

Absolutely not! They can only drink sponsored non-alcoholic drinks, usually a Chinese brand of water. They can do what they want during intervals. Steve Davis used to play the arcade game Defender!

How much is Cliff Thorburn worth?

Cliff Thorburn net worth and salary: Cliff Thorburn is a Snooker Player who has a net worth of $1.5 Million.

What age did Alex Higgins die?

61 years (1949–2010)Alex Higgins/Age at death

What Canadian professional snooker player is nicknamed the grinder?

Clifford Charles Devlin Thorburn CMClifford Charles Devlin Thorburn CM (born January 16, 1948) is a Canadian retired professional snooker player.

Where is Alex Higgins buried?

Carnmoney Cemetery, United KingdomAlex Higgins/Place of burial

How much did Alex Higgins leave?

Firebrand Higgins’ fall from grace began in 1986 when he head-butted an official and was fined £12,000 and banned for the next five major tournaments.

What happened to Bill Werbeniuk?

Former snooker player Bill Werbeniuk has died of heart failure in Canada at the age of 56. … Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on January 14, 1947, Werbeniuk became a cult figure in the 1980s due to his ability to drink copious amounts of lager during matches.

When did werbeniuk die?

January 20, 2003Bill Werbeniuk/Date of death

When did snooker players stop smoking?

The five-time champion, who last month berated the English Open venue in Crawley as a ‘hellhole’, before saying he could smell urine in the interview area, thinks that the culture of the game has died since it was outlawed to smoke inside in 2007.