CUEVIEW - Martin Gould Exclusive
StBlazeySnooker | On 08, Nov 2012
Martin @Gouldyballs147 Gould is the latest professional to do an exclusive CueView interview with us
STBS – What is your full name please
MG – Martin Gould
STBS – Your Current Club/base
MG – Totteridge & Whetstone Snooker Club
STBS – Your Highest Break
MG – I’ve had 73 147s
STBS – Are you Left/Right Handed or both
MG – I am right handed
STBS – Bio about yourself (in no more than 200 words)
MG – Hi i am Martin Gould pro snooker player down to earth friendly guy always has time for fans hard working dedicated snooker player who loves the game very attacking player who loves causing a stir on the green baize.
“I’ve had some memorable matches with Robertson, Murphy and Fu to name some but for me it gotta be Hendry vs O’Sullivan at the Liverpool Victoria Charity Challenge final I was in crowd for that as i had won vip tickets from Pot Black Magazine”
STBS – What was your first ever memory of snooker?
MG – 1st memory is being a baby and watching pot black with my dad and watching world champs for 2 weeks not missing a ball being hit
STBS – At what age did you start playing snooker and why?
MG – I was about 2 & a half years old when parents got me a tiny table then as i got bit older my sister brought me 6ft table which i never came off from
STBS – What has been your greatest achievement in snooker?
MG – My best achievement, i don’t think I`ve had it yet personally I`ve won a PTC just recently which was 1st major event i also won Power Snooker beating Trump, Bingham, Selby and Ronnie in the final also i’m a 2 time english amateur champion and european under 18 8 ball pool champion. I still think there is something big waiting around corner for me
STBS – Who is the most famous professional player you have played or met? (can be modern or older era)
MG – Well i been lucky enough to play Mr Hendry, O’Sullivan, Higgins & Davis but meeting Alex Higgins was a great experience
STBS – Who is your favourite TV commentator?
MG – Neal Foulds & Dennis Taylor would be my favourite commentators
STBS – What is your Favourite professional player and why?
MG – My fav player would be Hendry his attacking style will to win was immense
STBS – What has been the most memorable snooker match you have ever seen?
MG – I’ve had some memorable matches with Robertson, Murphy and Fu to name some but for me it gotta be Hendry vs O’Sullivan at the Liverpool Victoria Charity Challenge final i was in crowd for that as i had won vip tickets from pot black magazine
STBS -Who is the most under-rated player in professional snooker?
MG – Underrated players ooh thats tough Jamie Jones, Michael White and Jack Lisowski all come to mind
STBS – Funniest moment in your snooker experience?
MG – Funniest moment would be Jan Verhas stinking the booth out in sheffield during my world qualifier a couple of years ago
STBS – Who is your bogey player?
MG – My bogey player at current time is Shaun Murphy he seems to like playing me
STBS – Do you have any snooker ambitions you still have not achieved?
MG – My ambitions is to of course win world title be in top 8 and win many ranking events and participate in the later stages of events