John Virgo has made the transition from top snooker player to TV personality with immense ease. Formerly ranked in the top 10 of his sport, Virgo, shot to fame alongside comedian Jim Davidson on the BBC game show Big Break. His most noteable achievements as a player were…more
He is a fan of Manchester United Football Club.
He won the UK Championship in 1979, this was a non-ranking tournament.
During his snooker career his highest rank was 10.
His nickname in snooker was "Mr. Perfection".
John: (commentating a snooker match) John Parrott wants a screw... with plenty of bottom.