XIII PSPB INTER UNIT BILLIARD AND SNOOKER RESULTS
Sourav Kothari of ONGC the former asian champion and current world no-2 warded off the challenge of former world champion Rupesh Shah also of ONGC 3-2 to move up in the finals of the professional billiard event of the XIII PSPB INTER UNIT CHAMPIONSHIP being played here at Hyatt regency,Chandigarh.
In the quarter finals played earlier in the morning Sourav Kothari defeated the current world champion Pankaj Advani also of ONGC 3-2 In the best of five games encounter. Sourav won the first game but Pankaj came back strongly in the next frame to make 1-1. There after Sourav kothari with a help of a break of 75 in third frame and two small runs in the fourth wrapped up the match. Now Sourav will meet the snooker world games gold medalist Aditya Mehta of IOCL in the finals who defeated 3-1 Brijesh damani of IOCL in the semi-finals.
PROFESSIONAL QUARTER FINAL BILLIARDS RESULTS.
- Sourav Kothari (ONGC) Beat Pankaj Advani (ONGC) 3-1 (102-19, 0-101,101-05,101-0)
- Ruoesh Shah (ONGC) Beat Dhvaj Haria (IOCL) 3-1 (100-55,101-24, 08-100,104-50)
- Brijesh Damani (IOCL) Beat Alok Kumar (ONGC) 3-0 (107-50, 102-17,100-48)
SEMI FINAL RESULT
- Aditya mehta (IOCL) Beat Brijesh Damani (IOCL) 3-1 (24-101,101-0, 102-73,102-49)
- Sourav Kothari (ONGC) Beat Rupesh Shah (ONGC) 3-2 (101-0,100-0, 21-101,39-102-102-18)
TEAM EVENT 200 up BILLIARD.
BPCL Beat MRPL 2-0
- Manan Chandra Beat Vikrama (201-28)
- Shahbaz Adil Khan Beat Jaiprakash (200-48)
GAIL Beat OIL 2-0
- Ashotosh Padhy Beat Shantanu Kumar sharma (201-26)
- Ketan Chawla Beat A.K.Puri (201-74)
NON PROFESSIONAL FINAL MATCH OF BILLIARDS ( 1 Hour Duaration)
- Arif Akhtar (IOCL) Beat A.K.Puri (OIL) 224-109
NON PROFESSIONAL SNOOKER ( Best of Three Games)
- Jahnab Kamal Kotoki (OIL) Beat Naveen Shetty (MRPL) 2-1 (32-34, 48-32,49-35)
- Malatesh (MRPL) Beat Soumen Barvah (OIL) 2-1 (43-9,25-38,58-51)
- A.K.Puri (OIL) Beat N.K.Pandey (GAIL) 2-0 (52-38,46-40)
- Shantanu Kumar Sharma (OIL) Beat Vikram (MRPL) 2-0 (48-41,31-18