147 Breaks

Since the first competitive break of 147 in tournament play, made by Steve Davis back at the Lada Classic in 1982, there have now many more compiled since, not to mention the run of 148 by Jamie Burnett at the 2004 UK Championship.

Scroll down below to view a comprehensive list of all of the 147s to date.

Special thanks to Eurosport’s Rudy Bauwens for his help providing the referees for the list..

# Name Event Opponent Referee Year
1
Steve Davis (1) Lada Classic John Spencer (1) Jim Thorpe (1) 1982
2
Cliff Thorburn (1) Embassy World Championship Terry Griffiths (1) John Williams (1) 1983
3
Kirk Stevens (1) Benson & Hedges Masters Jimmy White (1) John Smythe (1) 1984
4
Willie Thorne (1) UK Championship Tommy Murphy (1) John Street (1) 1987
5
Tony Meo (1) Matchroom League Stephen Hendry (1) Alan Chamberlain (1) 1988
6
Alain Robidoux (1) European Open Jim Meadowcroft (1) John Smythe (2) 1988
7
John Rea (1) Scottish Championship Ian Black (1) Bill McKerron (1) 1989
8
Cliff Thorburn (2) Matchroom League Jimmy White (2) Martin Webb (1) 1989
9
James Wattana (1) Mita World Masters Paul Dawkins (1) Bruce Duncan (1) 1991
10
Peter Ebdon (1) Strachan Professional Wayne Martin (1) Dave Church-West (1) 1991
11
James Wattana (2) British Open Tony Drago (1) Bruce Duncan (2) 1992
12
Jimmy White (1) Embassy World Championship Tony Drago (2) John Street (2) 1992
13
John Parrott (1) Matchroom League Tony Meo (1) Roy Couch (1) 1992
14
Stephen Hendry (1) Matchroom League Willie Thorne (1) Alan Shankland (1) 1992
15
Peter Ebdon (2) UK Championship Ken Doherty (1) Colin Brinded (1) 1992
16
David McDonnell (1) British Open Nic Barrow (1) Howard Spencer (1) 1994
17
Stephen Hendry (2) Embassy World Championship Jimmy White (3) Len Ganley (1) 1995
18
Stephen Hendry (3) UK Championship Gary Wilkinson (1) John Williams (2) 1995
19
Stephen Hendry (4) Liverpool Victoria Charity Challenge Ronnie O’Sullivan (1) Alan Chamberlain (2) 1997
20
Ronnie O’Sullivan (1) Embassy World Championship Mick Price (1) Len Ganley (2) 1997
21
James Wattana (3) China International Challenge Pang Wei Guo (1) Jiang Zhen Yuan (1) 1997
22
Stephen Hendry (5) Doc Martens League Ken Doherty (2) Alan Chamberlain (3) 1998
23
Adrian Gunnell (1) Thailand Masters Qualifiers Mario Whermann (1) Dave Palmer (1) 1998
24
Mehmet Husnu (1) China International Qualifiers Eddie Barker (1) Dave Baxter (1) 1998
25
Jason Prince (1) British Open Qualifiers Ian Brumby (1) Pete Williamson (1) 1999
26
Ronnie O’Sullivan (2) Regal Welsh James Wattana (1) John Newton (1) 1999
27
Stuart Bingham (1) UK Tour Barry Hawkins (1) Derek Budde (1) 1999
28
Nick Dyson (1) UK Tour Adrian Gunnell (1) Pete Williamson (2) 1999
29
Graeme Dott (1) British Open David Roe (1) Haydn Parry (1) 1999
30
Stephen Hendry (6) British Open Peter Ebdon (1) John Newton (2) 1999
31
Barry Pinches (1) Regal Welsh Joe Johnson (1) Pete Williamson (3) 1999
32
Ronnie O’Sullivan (3) Grand Prix Graeme Dott (1) Colin Brinded (2) 1999
33
Karl Burrows (1) Benson & Hedges Championship Adrian Rosa (1) Graham Harding (1) 1999
34
Stephen Hendry (7) UK Championship Paul Wykes (1) John Newton (3) 1999
35
John Higgins (1) Nations Cup Dennis Taylor (1) Alan Chamberlain (4) 2000
36
John Higgins (2) Benson & Hedges Irish Masters Jimmy White (4) Colin Brinded (3) 2000
37
Stephen Maguire (1) Regal Scottish Phaitoon Phonbun (1) Stuart Bennett (1) 2000
38
Ronnie O’Sullivan (4) Regal Scottish Quinten Hann (1) Jan Verhaas (1) 2000
39
Marco Fu (1) Regal Masters Ken Doherty (3) Peter Reinaldi (1) 2000
40
David McLellan (1) 2000 B&H Championship Steve Meakin (1) Stuart Bennett (2) 2000
41
Nick Dyson (2) 2000 UK Championship Robert Milkins (1) Alan Chamberlain (5) 2000
42
Stephen Hendry (8) Malta Grand Prix Mark Williams (1) Paul Galea (1) 2001
43
Ronnie O’Sullivan (5) LG Cup Drew Henry (1) Eirian Williams (1) 2001
44
Shaun Murphy (1) B&H Championship Adrian Rosa (2) ? 2001
45
Tony Drago (1) B&H Championship Stuart Bingham (1) Alan Chamberlain (6) 2002
46
Ronnie O’Sullivan (6) Embassy World Championship Marco Fu (1) Jan Verhaas (2) 2003
47
John Higgins (3) LG Cup Mark Williams (2) Lawrie Annandale (1) 2003
48
John Higgins (4) British Open Michael Judge (1) Pete Williamson (4) 2003
49
John Higgins (5) Grand Prix Ricky Walden (1) Pete Williamson (5) 2004
50
David Gray (1) UK Championship Mark Selby (1) Eirian Williams (2) 2004
51
Mark Williams (1) Embassy World Championship Robert Milkins (2) Colin Brinded (4) 2005
52
Stuart Bingham (2) Masters Qualifying Marcus Campbell (1) Pete Williamson (6) 2005
53
Robert Milkins (1) 888.com World Championship Mark Selby (2) Dave Palmer (2) 2006
54
Jamie Cope (1) Royal London Watches Grand Prix Michael Holt (1) Terry Camilleri (1) 2006
55
Ding Junhui (1) Saga Masters Anthony Hamilton (1) Michaela Tabb (1) 2007
56
Andrew Higginson (1) Welsh Open Ali Carter (1) Dave Palmer (3) 2007
57
Jamie Burnett (1) Royal London Watches Grand Prix Liu Song (1) Colin Humphries (1) 2007
58
Tom Ford (1) Royal London Watches Grand Prix Steve Davis (1) Andy Yates (1) 2007
59
Ronnie O’Sullivan (7) Northern Ireland Trophy Ali Carter (2) Colin Humphries (2) 2007
60
Ronnie O’Sullivan (8) Maplin UK Championship Mark Selby (3) Alan Chamberlain (7) 2007
61
Stephen Maguire (2) China Open Ryan Day (1) Eirian Williams (3) 2008
62
Ronnie O’Sullivan (9) 888.com World Championship Mark Williams (3) Eirian Williams (4) 2008
63
Ali Carter (1) 888.com World Championship Peter Ebdon (2) Terry Camilleri (2) 2008
64
Jamie Cope (2) Shanghai Masters Mark Williams (4) Deng Yueyuan (1) 2008
65
Liang Wenbo (1) Bahrain Championship Martin Gould (1) Andy Yates (2) 2008
66
Marcus Campbell (1) Bahrain Championship Ahmed Al Khusaibi (1) Abdullah Jahauni (1) 2008
67
Ding Junhui (2) Maplin UK Championship John Higgins (1) Jan Verhaas (3) 2008
68
Stephen Hendry (9) Betfred.com World Championship Shaun Murphy (1) Terry Camilleri (3) 2009
69
Mark Selby (1) Jiangsu Classic Joe Perry (1) Shi Ming (1) 2009
70
Neil Robertson (1) China Open Peter Ebdon (3) Michaela Tabb (2) 2010
71
Kurt Maflin (1) Star Xing Pai PTC1 Michal Zielinski (1) Andy Yates (3) 2010
72
Barry Hawkins (1) Star Xing Pai PTC3 James McGouran (1) John Pellew (1) 2010
73
Ronnie O’Sullivan (10) World Open Mark King (1) Jan Verhaas (4) 2010
74
Thanawat Thirapongpaiboon (1) EPTC3 Barry Hawkins (2) Olivier Marteel (1) 2010
75
Mark Williams (2) EPTC3 Diana Schuler (1) Jaskula Tomasz (1) 2010
76
Rory McLeod (1) EPTC6 Issara Kachaiwong (1) Bernd Sadleder (1) 2010
77
Stephen Hendry (10) Welsh Open Stephen Maguire (1) Pete Williamson (7) 2011
78
Ronnie O’Sullivan (11) PTC4 Adam Duffy (1) Thorsten Muller (1) 2011
79
Mike Dunn (1) German Masters Kurt Maflin (1) Leo Scullion (1) 2011
80
David Gray (2) PTC10 Robbie Williams (1) None 2011
81
Ricky Walden (1) PTC10 Gareth Allen (1) Brendan Moore (1) 2011
82
Matthew Stevens (1) PTC12 Michael Wasley (1) Hilde Moens (1) 2011
83
Ding Junhui (3) PTC12 Brandon Winstone (1) Ben Williams (1) 2011
84
Ding Junhui (4) PTC11 James Cahill (1) Hilde Moens (2) 2011
85
Jamie Cope (3) PTC11 Kurt Maflin (2) Pasi Jantti (1) 2011
86
Marco Fu (2) Haikou World Open Qualifiers Matt Selt (1) Andy Yates (4) 2012
87
Robert Milkins (2) World Championship Qualifiers Xiao Guodong (1) Paul Collier (1) 2012
88
Stephen Hendry (11) World Championship Stuart Bingham (2) Zhu Ying (1) 2012
89
Stuart Bingham (3) Wuxi Classic Ricky Walden (2) Brendan Moore (2) 2012
90 Ken Doherty (1) ET1 Julian Treiber (1) Walter Kunz (1) 2012
91 John Higgins (6) Shanghai Masters Judd Trump (1) Michaela Tabb (3) 2012
92 Tom Ford (2) ET4 Matthew Stevens (1) Nico De Vos (1) 2012
93 Andy Hicks (1) UK Championship qualifiers Daniel Wells (1) Olivier Marteel (2) 2012
94 Jack Lisowski (1) UK Championship qualifiers Chen Zhe (1) Colin Humphries (3) 2012
95 John Higgins (7) UK Championship Mark Davis (1) Terry Camilleri (4) 2012
96 Kurt Maflin (2) ET5 Stuart Carrington (1) John Twist (1) 2012
97 Ding Junhui (5) PTC Grand Finals Mark Allen (1) Michaela Tabb (4) 2013
98 Neil Robertson (2) Wuxi Classic Qualifiers Mohamed Khairy (1) John Pellew (2) 2013
99 Judd Trump (1) ET7 Mark Selby (4) Herman Francken (1) 2013
100 Mark Selby (2) UK Championship Ricky Walden (3) Paul Collier (2) 2013
101 Dechawat Poomjaeng (1) German Masters Zak Surety (1) Greg Coniglio (1) 2013
102 Gary Wilson (1) German Masters Ricky Walden (4) Leo Scullion (2) 2013
103 Shaun Murphy (2) Championship League Mark Davis (2) Paul Collier (3) 2014
104 Shaun Murphy (3) ET8 Jamie Jones (1) Monika Sulkowska (1) 2014
105 Ronnie O’Sullivan (12) Welsh Open Ding Junhui (1) Leo Scullion (3) 2014
106 Aditya Mehta (1) ET2 Stephen Maguire (2) Luise Kraatz (1) 2014
107 Ryan Day (1) AT2 Cao Yupeng (1) Zhou Bingfeng (1) 2014
108 Shaun Murphy (4) ET4 Robert Milkins (3) Thorsten Mueller (2) 2014
109 Ronnie O’Sullivan (13) UK Championship Matt Selt (1) Jan Verhaas (5) 2014
110 Ben Woollaston (1) ET5 Joe Steele (1) Marc Lauwers (1) 2014
111 Barry Hawkins (2) Championship League Stephen Maguire (3) Rob Spencer (1) 2015
112 Marco Fu (3) Masters Stuart Bingham (3) Brendan Moore (3) 2015
113 Judd Trump (2) German Masters Mark Selby (5) Marcel Eckardt (1) 2015
114 David Gilbert (1) Championship League Xiao Guodong (2) Maike Kesseler (1) 2015
115 Neil Robertson (3) UK Championship Liang Wenbo (1) Jan Verhaas (6) 2015
116 Marco Fu (4) ET5 Sam Baird (1) Martyn Royce (1) 2015
117 Ding Junhui (6) Welsh Open Neil Robertson (1) Brendan Moore (4) 2016
118 Fergal O’Brien (1) Championship League Mark Davis (3) Marcel Eckardt (2) 2016
119 Thepchaiya Un-Nooh (1) Paul Hunter Classic Kurt Maflin (1) Erik Amberg (1) 2016
120 Stephen Maguire (3) Shanghai Masters Yi Chen Xu (1) Tang Xu (1) 2016
121 Shaun Murphy (5) European Masters qualifiers Allan Taylor (1) Rob Spencer (2) 2016
122 Alfie Burden (1) English Open Daniel Wells (2) Tatiana Woollaston (1) 2016
123 John Higgins (8) Northern Ireland Open Sam Craigie (1) Malgorzata Kanieska (1) 2016
124 Mark Allen (1) UK Championship Rod Lawler (1) Marcel Eckardt (3) 2016
125 Ali Carter (2) German Masters qualifiers Wang Yuchen (1) Dave Palmer (4) 2016
126 Ross Muir (1) German Masters qualifiers Itaro Santos (1) Ingo Schmidt (1) 2016
127 Mark Davis (1) Championship League Neil Robertson (2) Brendan Moore (5) 2017
128 Tom Ford (3) German Masters Peter Ebdon (4) Miłosz Olborski (1) 2017

Breaks of over 147:

Break Name Event Opponent Referee Year
148
Jamie Burnett UK Championship Leo Fernandez Alan Chamberlain (1) 2004