India’s Pankaj Advani wins Asian Snooker Championship to complete career grand slam in cue sports

first_img 1 year ago Priyanka Chopra Jonas joins UTA post her exit from WME “Having won all that there is, I’d like to continue competing with the objective of deriving personal growth through the medium of sport and to also share my knowledge with budding cueists,” he added. After a shaky start against Thanawat, Advani found himself with yet another deficit.At 1-3, the Indian went into overdrive and won 5 frames on the trot to capture the Asian 15-red snooker title.Thanawat started off with a bang leading 2-0 in no time. Advani responded with a 54 break to make it 1-2 but the Thai was in no mood to concede another frame and continued his brilliant potting display.He came up with a 75 break and reached the halfway mark with three frames in his pocket.READ | As One Of The Great Sporting Rivalries Ends, Lee Chong Wei’s Retirement Leaves ‘Super Lin Dan’ Ploughing Lonely In Olympic FurrowAdvani, who was running a fever, grinded it out one frame at a time. By the time he drew it at 3-3, Thanawat lost his momentum and confidence to only see his 21-time world champion opponent race to the finish line.Pankaj will now take part in IBSF World Cup next week.Results: Final: Pankaj Advani (India) beat Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon 6-3 10-52, 1-97(97), 95(54)-1, 110(75)-1, 69-43, 71(60)-44, 80-49, 72-42, 67(50)-1 Semifinal: Pankaj Advani (India) defeated Asjad Iqbal (Pakistan) 5-4 31-68, 1-54, 40-76, 1-96(81), 78-8, 89-33, 55-14, 89-24, 52-26. Last Updated: 22nd June, 2019 18:48 IST India’s Pankaj Advani Wins Asian Snooker Championship To Complete Career Grand Slam In Cue Sports  India’s Pankaj Advani won the 35th men’s Asian Snooker Championship to complete a career grand slam in cue sports. WATCH US LIVE COMMENT WE RECOMMEND India’s Pankaj Advani won the 35th men’s Asian Snooker Championship to complete a career grand slam in cue sports.With his triumph here on Friday, Advani conquered the ACBS Asian Snooker events – 6-red (short format) and 15-red (long format) – along with the IBSF World Championships in both formats too.Having already accomplished it in billiards, Advani had this elusive 15-red Asian Snooker title missing from his silverware collection.Advani defeated Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon 6-3 in the final to become the only one to win the Asian and World championships in all formats.READ | Disappointed At Shooting Axe, IOA Says Pulling Out Of 2022 CWG Cannot Be Ruled Out FOLLOW US SUBSCRIBE TO UScenter_img Press Trust Of India “With this title, I’ve done everything I could when representing my country in both the sports. This win completes my trophy cabinet so I now know I will be sleeping well for a very long time.” Advani said. LIVE TV 1 year ago ‘Mamata, TMC are not able to accept political defeat, unleashed a reign of political terror,’ says BJP’s Chandra Kumar Bose on violence in Bengal Written By First Published: 22nd June, 2019 15:39 IST 1 year ago IMPACT: Bihar Health Ministry forced to order probe after skeletal remains found behind SKMC Hospital in Muzaffarpurlast_img

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *