Happy birthday Andhra Pradesh's cueist- I.V Rajiv
The name needs no introduction when it comes to snooker, I.V. Rajiv, born on 7th October, 1981 is a brand of his own. He has been one the greatest players in the history of Indian snooker and still slaying it with his right hand cue style.
The state champion of Andhra Pradesh and that not even once but multiple times, it is worth mentioning his achievements as he has won 2011 AP State Snooker Championship, 2011 AP State Billiard Championship, 2010 AP State Billiard Championship, 2009 LVR State Open Billiards Championship, 2009 AP State Billiard Championship, 2008 AP State Billiard Championship, 2007 AP State Billiard Championship, 2006 AP State Billiard Championship. This is just the list of the tournaments he totally conquered. If it is to acknowledge his contribution and domination in the game, then this list will become never ending as he has been active since 2004 and has always name his name displayed in highlights of the game.
As his name is making a name, he uses a cue which is also justifies his style of playing and achievements he has made. The cue used by the right hand player is O'min Cue which is also honoured as 'Hunter'.
It is not be confused that this billiard player is limited to the table and cues. He has his interests and love for other games as well. If you are an Indian and you do not accept that you love football, then you can make raise a few eyebrows at you. Although being a lethal billiard game player, I.V. Rajiv has conveyed his love for cricket, tennis and table tennis. In his past time, he loves listening to music, watching movies and also likes to go places as well.