Hendry holds the record for most seasons at number one under the traditional system, with nine seasons (1990/1991–1997/1998 and again in 2006–07). His first spell of eight consecutive seasons in this position is also a record.Under the rolling ranking format, Mark Selby holds both the total and consecutive records.
The current world no. 1, O'Sullivan, nicknamed “The Rocket”, is the biggest snooker star around. Known for his amazing shot making. edited