newscuesports4 days ago

Billiards World Championship | Sourav Kothari loses final to Peter Gilchrist

Indian cueist Sourav Kothari’s campaign at the World Billiards Championship came to an end as with the runners-up title as he was beaten by Peter Gilchrist in the summit clash. The Indian had got the better of Mike Russell and compatriot Pankaj Advani in the earlier rounds of the global event.
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newscuesports5 days ago

Billiards World Championship | Sourav Kothari qualifies for final after beating Mike Russell

Defending champion Sourav Kothari defeated multiple-time World Champion Mike Russell in the semi-final and book his second consecutive World Billiards final in Melbourne on Sunday. Kothari’s dominance was such that Russell conceded defeat with 45 minutes remaining in the four-hour contest.
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newscuesports6 days ago

Billiards World Championship | Sourav Kothari beats Pankaj Advani in pre-quarters

Sourav Kothari has knocked out ace billiards player Pankaj Advani in the pre-quarterfinal round of the ongoing Billiards World Championship in Melbourne. After the commanding win, Kothari will now play against Robert Hall of England in the quarter-finals of the world championship on Friday.
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newscuesports21 days ago

Pankaj Advani pairs with Aditya Mehta to win World Team Snooker event, bags his 23rd world title

Pankaj Advani ensured that his name was there on every IBSF world title on offer after he clinched the IBSF World Snooker Team event. While this was the 23rd world title, which only tallied to his title cabinet, for Aditya Mehta this was the first, which came amidst his health concerns.
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newscuesports25 days ago

IBSF World 6Reds Snooker | Laxman Rawat beats Pakistan’s Asif to bag title, Kamani wins silver in women’s event

Indian cueist Laxman Rawat outlasted a spirited fightback from Pakistan’s Muhammad Asif to win 6-5 and secure the IBSF World 6Reds title in Mandalay, Myanmar. But it was heartbreak for compatriot Amee Kamani as she lost her final against Nutcharat Wongharuthai of Thailand on Saturday.
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newscuesportsa month ago

World 6-Red championship | Laman Rawat stuns Pankaj Advani to reach final

In quite an unexpected manner, India’s Laman Rawat made a stunning comeback to get the better of India’s snooker ace Pankaj Advani to enter the final of the World 6-Red championship. Rawat would be up against Pakistan’s Muhammad, who defeated Thet Min Lin of Myanmar 5-4 to reach there.
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newscuesportsa month ago

I am as hungry and motivated as I was when I won my first world title, says Pankaj Advani

After registering his 22nd world title which is also his fourth title in as many years, Pankaj Advani has said his motivation to win is as it was when he won his first world title back in 2003. Advani breezed past local favourite Nay Thway Oo 6-2 in the final match of the championship.
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newscuesports2 months ago

When I’m under pressure, I know I’m on the right track, says Pankaj Advani

Pankaj Advani believes his performance improves when he ‘feels the butterflies in his stomach’ as it helps him stay sharp on the game ahead. After becoming the only player to complete a Career Grand Slam across formats, 34-year-old Advani believes he can still raise the bar in cue sports.
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reportcuesports3 months ago

IBSF Snooker World Cup | India qualifies for final after winning against Ireland

Pankaj Advani and Laxman Rawat have taken India into the final of the ongoing IBSF Snooker World Cup in Doha, Qatar. India got the better of Ireland 3-2 in the semi-final and qualified for the summit clash which will be played against Pakistan, who defeated Qatar 3-1, on Wednesday.
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newscuesports4 months ago

IBSF Snooker World Cup | Pankaj Advani and Laxman Rawat secure semi-final berth

India are assured of at least one medal at the IBSF Snooker World Cup in Doha after blanking Iran 3-0 after Pankaj Advani and Laxman Rawat advanced to the semi-finals. After last year’s gold medal finish, India will face the winner of the match between Hong Kong and Ireland in the semifinal.
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