Stephen Hendry Net Worth $16.5 Million
Retired Scottish professional snooker player, Stephen Gordon Hendry has a net worth of $16.5 million. He left school at 15 with no qualifications and devoted himself to snooker. In 1990, he became the youngest world champion, at age 21 and was world No1for eight successive years, between 1990 and 1998, and again in 2006-07. His principal patrons have comprised cue manufacturer Riley. For ten years that bargain purchased himself an typical 350,000 a year. Other contracts were from Bostik paste and Omega watches. Hendry was earning 1.5m a year in sanctions at the peak of his career.
Hendry surprised the snooker world in May 2012 when he retired in the game after his quarter-final defeat at the world championship. Hendry’sth and final campaign at the Crucible was one to remember. He was at his fluent best in recording a 147 maximum break in his first-round match before he destroyed defending champion John Higgins 13-4 in the second round.