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Pankaj Advani wins National 6-red snooker title

Pankaj Advani finished  the year on a high as he reclaimed the National 6-red snooker crown with a 7-4 win over Ishpreet Chadha in the final on Friday (Dec 23) to become the only player in the world to hold the National, Continental and World Championships in this cue sport format.
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reportcuesportsa month ago

Pankaj Advani claims 11th world billiards crown

Pankaj Advani won his 11th world billiards title on Monday by defeating Singapore's Peter Gilchrist 6-3 in the 150-up format final in Bengaluru. It was the Indian ace’s 16th world crown, and had bowed out in the quarters of the Long-up format last week to compatriot Sourav Kothari.
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reportcuesportsa month ago

World Billiards Championship | Sourav Kothari stumbles on final hurdle

National champion Sourav Kothari suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of former world champion Peter Gilchrist in the final of the IBSF World Billiards Long Up title in Bengaluru. The Indian, who defeated Pankaj Advani on his way to the final, lost 1500-617 in a one-sided encounter.
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reportcuesportsa month ago

World Billiards Championship | Sourav Kothari through to the final

Sourav Kothari booked a place in the final of the IBSF World Billiards Championship with a 1250-816 win over Dhwaj Haria in the semi-final. Kothari knocked out tournament favorite Pankaj Advani in the quarter-finals to set up the clash with Indian Dhvaj Haria in the semis.
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newscuesportsa month ago

Sourav Kothari stuns Pankaj Advani in world billiards

National champion Sourav Kothari stunned compatriot and multiple times world champion Pankaj Advani in the quarterfinals of the IBSF World Billiards (long-up format) in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Kothari dominated the proceedings to win 1000-644.
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reportcuesports8 months ago

India suffer heartbreak in Asian Snooker Championship final

Indian men’s snooker team of Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta suffered an agonising 2-3 defeat to Iran in the final of the 4th Asian Snooker team championship in Abu Dhabi on Thursday. After trailing 1-2, Pankaj Advani levelled things up, winning the fourth game, before India lost the fifth game.
Arun S Kaimal
reportcuesports8 months ago

India thrash Pakistan to enter Asian Snooker Championship final

Indian cueists Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta combined forces to thrash arch-rivals Pakistan 3-0 in the semi-final of the Asian Snooker team championship in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday. India will take on Iran in the final of the tournament on Sunday with the all-important title on the line.
Arun S Kaimal
reportcuesports9 months ago

Asian Snooker Championship: Pankaj Advani crashes out in semis

Indian ace Pankaj Advani bowed out of the Asian Snooker Championship on Friday after losing to Thailand’s Kritsanut Lertsattayathorn in the semi-final. The fifteen-time world champion matched the Thai cueist frame-to-frame before going down 3-5 in a tightly contested match at Doha.
Arun S Kaimal
reportcuesports9 months ago

Asian Snooker Championship: Pankaj Advani reaches semis

Pankaj Advani defeated fellow Indian Ishpreet Singh Chadha 4-3 in the pre-quarterfinal and Syria's Karam Fatima 5-0 in the quarterfinal to book his place in the semis of the Asian Snooker Championship on Thursday. He will take on Thailand's Kritsanut Lertsattayathorn in his next match.
Amlan Majumdar
reportcuesports9 months ago

Pankaj Advani advances to pre-quarters of Asian Snooker Championship

Fifteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani entered the pre-quarters of the Asian Snooker Championship on Wednesday, after defeating Iraq’s Alijali Ali 4-1. The Indian ace won his fourth successive match of the tournament with a scoreline of 78-54, 107-2, 74-9, 29-65, 57-44 to enter the last 16.
Arun S Kaimal