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Century of centuries refers to players who have achieved at least one hundred century breaks in professional snooker tournaments. The list also shows the number of seasons it took the player to compile a century of centuries and the number of maximum breaks the player has achieved.

Rank Player Number of
Centuries
Seasons to
Reach 100
Number of
maximums
1 Flag of Scotland Stephen Hendry 747 6 11
2 Flag of England Ronnie O'Sullivan 595 5 12
3 Flag of Scotland John Higgins 436 6 5
4 Flag of England Steve Davis 316 10 1
5 Flag of England Peter Ebdon 275 7 2
6 Flag of England Jimmy White 274 12 1
7 Flag of Ireland Ken Doherty 267 7 0
8 Flag of Wales Mark Williams 232 8 1
9 Flag of England John Parrott 221 9 1
10 Flag of England Anthony Hamilton 195 9 0
11 Flag of Hong Kong Marco Fu 188 8 1
12 Flag of Wales Matthew Stevens 183 7 0
13 Flag of the People's Republic of China Ding Junhui 171 5 2
14 Flag of Scotland Stephen Maguire 160 11 2
15 Flag of England Shaun Murphy 159 9 1
16 Flag of Scotland Alan McManus 150 10 0
17 Flag of England Stephen Lee 142 11 0
18 Flag of Thailand James Wattana 141 9 3
19 Flag of England Mark Selby 140 11 1
20 Flag of Wales Ryan Day 137 10 0
21 Flag of Australia Neil Robertson 130 11 1
22 Flag of England Willie Thorne 126 19 1
23 Flag of England Dave Harold 117 16 0
24 Flag of England Stuart Bingham 116 13 2
25 Flag of England Paul Hunter 114 9 0
26 Flag of England Andy Hicks 113 15 0
27 Flag of Finland Robin Hull 111 13 0
28 Flag of Wales Darren Morgan 111 14 0
29 Flag of England Ali Carter 108 14 1
30 Flag of England Joe Perry 107 17 0
31 Flag of Malta Tony Drago 104 25 1
32 Flag of Ireland Fergal O'Brien 103 18 0
Last updated on 25 April 2010.

NotesEdit

  • Ronnie O'Sullivan and Ding Junhui both took 5 seasons to reach 100 centuries, which is the shortest period of time in which this has occurred.
  • Tony Drago took 25 seasons to score his 100th century, the longest such period.
  • Every World Champion from 1987 is on this list with the exception of Graeme Dott, who was World Champion in 2006.
  • Jimmy White is the player with the most centuries who has yet to win a world title, although he has reached 6 finals.
  • Ken Doherty is the highest player on the list never to have made a maximum break.
  • Anthony Hamilton is the highest player on the list never to have won a ranking title.

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