Ronnie O’Sullivan is a professional snooker player from England who has won several championships in his career. He has been described as a “genius” by many people. He has been playing snooker from a very young age and at the age of 13, he won his first championship. O’Sullivan is the youngest player to win a masters event and also plays pool. He participated in the 2005 International Pool Tour. Here is a quick summary of Ronnie O’Sullivan’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Ronnie O’Sullivan Early Life
Ronald Antonio O’Sullivan is the son of Maria and Ronald John O’Sullivan. He was born on 5 December 1975, in West Midlands, England. He spent his childhood in Chigwell, Essex.
He completed his schooling at Wanstead High School. He has been described as a perfectionist.
Ronnie O’Sullivan was first in a relationship with Sally Magnus. They have a child named Taylor-Ann. He is also the father of Lily and Ronnie from his relationship with Jo Langley. In 2013, he was engaged to Laila Rouass and has been together till the present date.
O’Sullivan has suffered from clinical depression but has overcome his mood changed with the help of a doctor. He is interested in Buddhism and is a fan of the Arsenal football team. He is a member of the Labour Party and has endorsed Jeremy Corbyn for the general election in 2017.
Ronnie O’Sullivan Career, Awards & Achievement
At the age of 9, Ronnie O’Sullivan won his first club tournament. In 1988, he won the British Under-16 Champion when he was 13 years old. The following year, he made his TV debut in ‘Thames Snooker Classic’. In 1991, he defeated Declan Murphy to win the Junior Pot Black.
He had a winning streak of 38 matches in the 1992 season. As a professional, his first title was the Bangkok’s Extra Challenge. In the 1993/1994 season, he won the UK Championship and later went on to win the British Open. His second UK Championship came in 1997.
In 2001, O’Sullivan won the World Snooker Championship and is the winner of the 2003 European Open. He defeated Graeme Dott to win his second World Snooker Championship in 2004.
O’Sullivan won the Northern Ireland Trophy in 2008. The following year, he won the Shanghai Masters by defeating Liang Wenbo. He defeated Stephen Maguire to win the 2012 German Masters.
In 2014, he won his fifth UK Championship over Judd Trump. He won the 2017 English Open over Kyren Wilson. In 2018, he won the World Grand Prix by securing a victory over Ding Junhui. He has also won the 2018 Players Championship by defeating Shaun Murphy.
Awards & Achievements
Ronnie O’Sullivan has been a World No. 1 snooker player. He is the winner of 5 World Championships and has won the Master’s titles seven times in his career. He has won events like the Northern Ireland Trophy, Welsh Open, Paul Hunter Classic, UK Championship, Grand Prix, and World Open. In 2015, he received the Officer of the Order of the British Empire.
Net Worth of Ronnie O’Sullivan
The estimated net worth of Ronnie O’Sullivan is more than $15 million. By winning several career titles, he is able to make this money. He has won over £9.7 million from professional snooker. He has also ventured into other profession and is the author of the novel called ‘Framed’. He has released many video games particularly the ‘Ronnie O’Sullivan’s Snooker’. Ronnie O’Sullivan has co-hosted the show ‘Midweek Matchzone’ on Phoenix FM. He has also created the snooker series ‘The Ronnie O’Sullivan Show’.
Ronnie O’Sullivan is one of the most successful snooker players in the world. He has been active in his profession from an early age and is one of the most popular names in the world of snooker. He has been active in other professions and has got many fans in the world.