Sitwala, Kothari in quarters of Australian Open

Updated: Jun 28, 2011, 23:02 PM IST

Adelaide: India`s Dhruv Sitwala and Sourav Kothari entered the quarterfinals of the Australian Open billiards championship here on Tuesday winning all their respective league matches.

Sitwala, runner-up at the recent South Australian invitational tournament, topped his four-player group with an unbeaten record as did Kothari, who came through his five matches that were played on the 150-up points format.

Both Indians dropped just one game en route to the knock-out round, the draw for which was still to be announced.