Tag Archives: Snooker


Damani outplays Kothari

Wins the lacklustre title clash in a little...

Sparring partners for over a decade at Kolkata’s YMCA, Brijesh Damani and Sourav Kothari, had raised hopes of an exhilarating climax in the title match of the Cricket Club of India all-India open snooker tournament...

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CCI Snooker: Chawla knocks out Advani to enter quarterfinals

CCI Snooker: Chawla knocks out Advani to enter...

MUMBAI: Railways’ Kamal Chawla pulled off a big upset victory when he knocked out ace cueist Pankaj Advani 5-2 to enter the quarterfinals of the CCI Open Snooker championship on Friday. Another top cueist who...

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CCI Open

Advani carves out a facile first-round win

Snooker buffs turned out in good numbers for the Rs. 12 lakh CCI Open on Thursday and top seed Pankaj Advani did not disappoint them. The multiple World Champion took a little over an hour...

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Advani, Mehta to delight cuesport fans

Advani, Mehta to delight cuesport fans

Aditya Mehta and Pankaj Advani have confirmed participation in the Rs. 12.25 lakh prize-money CCI Open Snooker Championship 2018, scheduled to commence at the CCI’s Wilson Jones Billiards Room from February 1. The top eight...

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Pankaj Advani

Pankaj Advani, Amee Kamani defend National 6-Red titles...

CHENNAI: Multiple-time world champion Pankaj Advani overcame a few anxious moments to defend his national 6-red snooker title by defeating Kamal Chawla 7-3 (0-65(65), 66-5, 0-66 (45), 40-9, 71-0, 1-50, 42-37, 70(70)-0, 41(41)-1, 49-14) in...

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TH23KAMAL

Chawla holds nerve to best Ishpreet

Kamal Chawla, the IBSF World 6-Red snooker runner-up, held his nerve to get the better of Ishpreet Singh 5-3 in an exciting quarterfinal of the Phoenix Serene Spaces National 6-Red snooker here on Friday. With...

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National 6-Red Snooker

Pankaj Advani storms into last 16 of National...

Defending champion Pankaj Advani blanked Pandurangaiah by five frames to nil to advance to the last 16 of the 7th National 6-Red Snooker Championship here today. Also advancing were former Asian billiards champion Sourav Kothari,...

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Shrikrishna wins snooker title too

Shrikrishna wins snooker title too

S. Shrikrishna’s rich vein of form continued as he clinched the boys’ snooker title in the sub-junior National championship here on Monday. The Tamil Nadu youngster had earlier bagged the sub-junior boys’ billiards title as...

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17th World Billiards Championship

Pankaj Advani advances to World Snooker knockouts

Seventeen-time world champion Pankaj Advani showed no signs of a billiards hangover as he marched through the round robin stage of the snooker event with convincing wins at World Championships here. Advani today scored a...

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The onus is on Aditya Mehta

The onus is on Aditya Mehta

India’s biggest name in snooker, Pankaj Advani, has pulled out of the fourth edition of the Indian Open World ranking snooker championship, citing personal reasons. And, it will be a huge challenge for the only...

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