No.5 John Higgins

John Higgins MBE is regarded as one of the best players who has ever picked up a snooker cue. The Scottish born snooker player turned professional in 1992 and has won a total of 28 world ranking titles. These include winning the world championships four times, three UK championships and two Masters titles, making him one of the most successful players of all time. John Higgins ranking reflects just how good of a player he really is.

In more recent years, John Higgins ranking has dipped down in the snooker rankings, however recent wins at the 2015 International championships and the 2015 Australian open have brought John Higgins ranking back up again.

John Higgins is considered to be one of the best tacticians and break builders in the game of snooker with 11 maximum breaks of 147.