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Rory Thor Chuan Leong

Name: Rory Thor Chuan Leong

DOB:  24th March 1988

Nationality: Malaysian

Turned Pro: 2014

Highest Ranking: 124th (2014)

Highest Break: 84 (2015 World Championship qualifying)

Career Highlights: 2014 Asian Champion

 

 

 

 

2013/14 – Tour Qualification

In May 2014 Rory Thor Chuan Leong defeated Taiwan’s Hung Chung Ming 7-3 to become the third Malaysian player to win the Asian Championship.

As a result, Rory earned a two-year main tour card, beginning from the 2014/15 season.

2014/15

Leong would enter his first events during the 2014/15 season as late as February 2015, losing to Dechawat Poomjaeng and Jamie Cope at the Indian Open and China Open qualifiers respectively.

A 4-3 defeat to Stuart Bingham would follow at the Welsh Open, before he also pushed Jimmy Robertson relatively close at the World Championship qualifiers, eventually losing 10-7 in their first round match.