Double crowns for Saransh in snooker
PANCHKULA: Saransh Chaudhary capped a successful campaign in the 27th Haryana State Ranking Billiards and Snooker tournament by winning twin titles, here on Sunday. Chaudhary won sub-junior and junior snooker categories.
In the sub-junior snooker event played on the league format, Chaudhary defeated Anupam Sandhu (2-0), Gaurav Singh (2-1) and Dhruv Arora (2-1) to walk away with the top honour. Gaurav finished runnerup by defeating Anupam (2-1) and Dhruv Arora (2-1).
Saransh Chaudhary also bagged the junior section title, beating Abhishek Saini (3-1) and Sarvesh Suman (3-2) on his way to the second crown. Abhishek Saini beat Sarvesh Suman (3-2), and got walkover from Navdeep, to finish runner-up.
In the senior snooker section, Divya Sharma extended his winning streak to enter the final league stage of the event. Sharma defeated Sumesh (3-0) and Aseem Arora (3-0) in prequarterfinals and quarterfinals, respectively.