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18TH ASIAN U-21 and 1st LADIES SNOOKER & 16TH BILLIARDS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017
Hong Kong players on a roll. 10-Apr-2017

Hong Kong players on a roll.
Despite loosing a close match 3-4 Yun Fung Tam of (HKG), became the 3rd hongkong player to make a century break in the under 21 snooker. Yun Fung Tam made a break of 125 in the 4th frame and a 77 in the 6th frame but eventually lost the match 3-4 to Mohammed Naseem Akhtar (Pak). The other hongkong players to make century breaks are Ming Wa Man (129) and Ka Wai Chueng (101). However Yuan Sijun of China, has made a break of 136 the highest so far.

Multiple times World Champion Pankaj Advani was in a ruthless mood when he blanked former Asian Billiards champion Saurav Kothari 4-0. India Junior no. 1 Asutosh Padhy won his 2nd match 4-0 against Syrian youngster Yazan Al Haddad. He leads his group with 8 points and looks a certainty to make it to the knock out stages.

The players who made it to the quarter finals so far of the Asian billiards championship are:

Dhruv Sitwala, Alok Kumar, Bhaskar Balachandran, Nay Thway zoo, Pankaj Advani, Praput Chaithanasakun, Rupesh Shah.