Nickname: The Terminator
Lives: The Hague, Holland
Date and place of birth: 3 February 1977, Holland
Family: Wins / high finishes in the last 12 months: Third at the WPA World 8-Ball Championships, semi-finalist in 2006 Euro Tour events (Rankweil, Sindelfingen and Monfalcon), quarter-finalist in 2006 World Pool Masters, winner of the Straight Pool competition at the 2007 European Championships, and 2008 World 14.1 Straight Pool Championship.
Career achievements: Six-time European Champion, winner of 2004 Skins Billiards, third in the US Open and 2008 Predator World 14.1 Straight Pool Champion
Biggest disappointment: None.
Favorite Player: Efren Reyes.
Sponsors: Longoni Cues, Loonfiens Billiards.
Cue Used: Longoni.
Hobbies: DJing, fitness and reading
Home pool room: Dynje Duiwzijd.
Like about pool: Being in ‘the zone’.
Dislike about pool: The frustration and short races.
Occupation other than pool: None.
Describes himself as: Funny, stubborn, fanatic, loving, passionate, fit, disciplined, discovering and learning.