Advani wins 9th national snooker title
Indore: Ace cueist Pankaj Advani on Sunday claimed yet another senior National snooker title with a thumping win over young Laxman Rawat in a one-sided final here. Advani annexed the national title taking his total tally of Indian championships to a whopping 32 golds.
After winning 11 Indian titles as a junior, Advani, as a senior, has won nine billiards, three sixred snooker and now nine snooker gold medals. From a statistical point of view, Advani now has 21 world titles and 21 national titles as a men’s player, in both snooker and billiards.
Advani took his younger opponent Rawat to the cleaners with a 6-0 win in the final. The match was mostly defined by the champion’s experience as he brought on a lethal combination of scoring and safety of the highest quality.