ASIAN BILLIARDS CHAMPIONSHIP

  • Siddharth Parikh surprises Pankaj Advani in billiards February 5, 2015

    Bengaluru: Aided by two breaks of 100 and a 96, Siddharth Parikh pulled off a 3-1 win over World and National champion Pankaj Advani on Thursday in the selection trials for the Asian Billiards Championship. The result helped Parikh to top the rankings in camp ahead of Advani who however topped...
  • Damani shocks Advani in billiards selection camp February 3, 2015

    Bengaluru: World and National champion Pankaj Advani suffered a shock 2-3 (100-up) defeat against Brijesh Damani in his opening fixture of the selection camp trials for the Asian Billiards Championship here on Tuesday. Advani, however, recovered to win his next match 3-1 over Jaiveer Dhingra while Damani went down 1-3 to...
  • Sourav Kothari wins Asian Billiards title June 13, 2014

    Reigning national champion Sourav Kothari pocketed his maiden Asian Billiards Championship title after getting past compatriot Alok Kumar 63 in the finals on Friday. Sourav, 29, started off well to gain a 30 lead. Alok was lucky to win the fourth game but Sourav had no interest in giving any loose...
  • Advani set to miss Asian Billiards Championship February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Faced with a tough choice to decide between two top tournaments due to clash of dates, eighttime world champion Pankaj Advani of India is all set to skip the Asian Billiards Championship to take part in the World Championship Qualifiers, both scheduled in the first week of April. A...
  • Pankaj Advani wins Asian Billiards Championship April 8, 2012

    Panaji: Sixtime world champion Pankaj Advani clinched the 11th Asian Billiards Championship title after defeating Thawat Sujaritthurakarn of Thailand in the final on Sunday. Although Advani was the one who started the proceedings on a positive note by winning the opening game, it was Thawat who actually impressed in the initial...