Ronnie won the Players Championship on March 10,2019, beating Neil Robertson by 10-4. He was the defending champion. It was Ronnie’s 50th ranking final, and 35th ranking title, just one short of Stephen Hendry’s record.
But what will stay in the memories most, is that he clenched victory with a 134, his 1000th competitive century, setting a new milestone in the history of snooker. Ronnie received a long standing ovation whilst potting the last balls, and celebrated with the crowd after receiving the trophy. He dedicated his 1000th ton to all the snooker fans around the world.
Here is the story (source Cuetracker.net) in numbers:
And in pictures – Thank to Tai Chengzhe
Also, the historical 1000th century