newscuesportsa month ago

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.
SportsCafe Desk
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.
SportsCafe Desk
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
reportcuesports9 months ago

Pankaj Advani continues winning run at Asian Snooker Championship

Title favourite Pankaj Advani continued his winning run at the Asian Snooker Championship, as he registered his second successive win of the tournament on Sunday, defeating Qatar’s Ali al-Obaidly. The Indian ace won the match 4-0 (75-24, 138-04, 133-00, 84-28) to lead Group A with one match to go.
Arun S Kaimal
newscuesports9 months ago

Pankaj Advani makes a winning start at Asian Snooker Championship

Pankaj Advani defeated Sulaiman Almisfer of Saudi Arabia 4-0 to start his Asian Snooker Championship on a winning note at Doha, Qatar, on Saturday. The 30-year-old managed breaks of 67 and 69 in the second and fourth frame respectively as he cruised to the top of Group A.
Amlan Majumdar
reportcuesportsa year ago

Dhruv Sitwala wins all-Indian final to lift Asian Billiards title

Defending champion Dhruv Sitwala defeated fellow countryman Bhaskar Balachandra 6-2 to win the 15th ACBS Billiards Championship on Tuesday at Colombo. Balachandra had a dream run in the tournament defeating Pankaj Advani and Peter Gilchrist in the earlier rounds but ran out of steam in the final.
Arun S Kaimal