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Hossein Vafaei
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Nationality: Iran (Iran); Male; Born: 14 Oct 1994 (27 years)
Status: Professional; First season as pro: 2012; Ranking wins: 1; Maximums: 1;
Ranking: 17;
Twitter: @hvafaei147; Other sources: CueTracker ; World Snooker
World Championship (16 Apr - 2 May 2022) Pencil
Rd 1 England Judd Trump [4] 10-4 Iran Hossein Vafaei [18] Head to head Details  Pencil
World Championship Qual (4-13 Apr 2022) Pencil
Q Rd 4 Iran Hossein Vafaei [18] 10-9 China Lei Peifan [111]   Details 
Decided on the final black
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Q Rd 3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [18] 6-0 Germany Simon Lichtenberg [80] Head to head Details  Pencil
Gibraltar Open (24-26 Mar 2022) Pencil
Rd 1 Wales Jak Jones [44] w/o Iran Hossein Vafaei [17] Head to head  
Vafaei had to withdraw because of flight issues.
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Turkish Masters (7-13 Mar 2022) Pencil
Rd 2 Wales Jak Jones [55] 5-4 Iran Hossein Vafaei [23] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [23] 5-3 England Ben Woollaston [43] Head to head Details  Pencil
Welsh Open (28 Feb - 6 Mar 2022) Pencil
SF England Judd Trump [4] 6-5 Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] Head to head Details 
re-rack in frames 10 and 11
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0-95 (94), 70-1 (70), 13-101 (85), 19-66
86-8 (51), 68-58, 53-79, 0-80
86-1 (66), 121-0 (121), 71-29

QF Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] 5-4 China Zhang Anda [104] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] 4-3 Wales Ryan Day [25] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] 4-0 Wales Jak Jones [51] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] 4-3 England Robbie Williams [63]   Details  Pencil
European Masters (21-27 Feb 2022) Pencil
Rd 1 Scotland Anthony McGill [15] 5-0 Iran Hossein Vafaei [59] Head to head Details 
McGill made his 200th career century
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Welsh Open Qual (15-20 Feb 2022) Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [24] 4-3 England Andrew Higginson [62] Head to head Details  Pencil

Decided on the last black.

Players Championship (7-13 Feb 2022) Pencil
Rd 1 Scotland John Higgins [7] 6-3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [10] Head to head Details  Pencil
Turkish Masters Qual (2-6 Feb 2022) Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [23] 5-0 Turkey Enes Bakirci (a)   Details  Pencil
Shoot Out (20-23 Jan 2022) Pencil
Final Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 71-0 Wales Mark J Williams [4] Head to head Details  Pencil

Break 71.

This was Vafaei's first ranking title and the first for Iran. Williams played only the break-off shot in the frame.

Referee: Tatiana Woollaston

SF Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 92-48 China Liang Wenbo [28]   Details  Pencil

Break 54

QF Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 71-3 England Daniel Womersley (a) Head to head Details  Pencil

Womersley reached the quarterfinals of a ranking event for the first time. His previous best was last 32.

Rd 4 Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 50-17 Cyprus Michael Georgiou (a)   Details  Pencil
Rd 3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 63-1 England Allan Taylor [67] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 90-36 England Barry Pinches [95] Head to head Details  Pencil

Break 83

Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [35] 124-7 England Peter Devlin [75] Head to head Details  Pencil

Break 123

World Grand Prix (13-19 Dec 2021) Pencil
Rd 2 England Ronnie O'Sullivan [7] 4-1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [23] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [23] 4-1 England Gary Wilson [10] Head to head Details  Pencil
Scottish Open (6-12 Dec 2021) Pencil
Rd 2 China Li Hang [39] 4-3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40]   Details  Pencil
Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] 4-3 China Wu Yize [107]   Details  Pencil
UK Championship (23 Nov - 5 Dec 2021) Pencil
Rd 4 England Jack Lisowski [15] 6-4 Iran Hossein Vafaei [64] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [64] 6-2 China Xiao Guodong [31] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [64] 6-2 England Mark Selby [2] Head to head Details  Pencil

Selby's foul on the final black lead to a respotted black in frame 8, and Vafaei eventually fluked it.

Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [64] 6-4 China Pang Junxu [66]   Details  Pencil
English Open (1-7 Nov 2021) Pencil
Rd 1 Scotland Fraser Patrick [117] 4-2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] Head to head Details  Pencil
European Masters Qual (27-31 Oct 2021) Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [59] 5-0 England Peter Devlin [81] Head to head Details  Pencil
German Masters Qual (18-26 Oct 2021) Pencil
Q Rd 2 England Andrew Higginson [62] 5-3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] Head to head Details  Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] 5-0 England Ronnie O'Sullivan [3] Head to head Details  Pencil
Scottish Open Qual (24-29 Sep 2021) Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] 4-2 China Fan Zhengyi [88]   Details 
Fan lost frame 1 because he turned up late. He made his first professional century, a 133, in the fourth frame. Earlier he had multiple times ended breaks on purpose before reaching a century.
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English Open Qual (17-22 Sep 2021) Pencil
Q Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [40] 4-1 Norway Kurt Maflin [26] Head to head Details  Pencil
Northern Ireland Open Qual (23-27 Aug 2021) Pencil
Q Rd 1 China Yan Bingtao [14] 4-0 Iran Hossein Vafaei [41] Head to head Details  Pencil
British Open (16-22 Aug 2021) Pencil
Rd 4 England Gary Wilson [30] 3-2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [38] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 3 Iran Hossein Vafaei [38] 3-2 Wales Jak Jones [62] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [38] 3-2 Northern Ireland Mark Allen [9] Head to head Details  Pencil
Rd 1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [38] 3-1 Wales Jamie Jones [52] Head to head Details  Pencil
Championship League Stage One Group 22 (30 Jul 2021) Pencil
Grp Wales Ryan Day [22] 2-2 Iran Hossein Vafaei [33] Head to head Details  Pencil
Grp Wales Jackson Page [93] 3-1 Iran Hossein Vafaei [33]   Details  Pencil
Grp Iran Hossein Vafaei [33] 2-2 England Barry Pinches [80] Head to head Details  Pencil