Top players for National Billiards and Snooker Championship

Last Updated: Jan 11, 2012, 23:22 PM IST

Pune: The cream of Indian billiards and snooker, including former world champions Pankaj Advani and Geet Sethi, would be seen in action in the Rs five lakh prize money Manisha National Billiards and Snooker Championship to be held here from January 12-March 4.

Other prominent stars who would be seen in action during the event at the PYC Hindu Gymkhana are Devendra Joshi, Dhruv Sitwala, Alok Kumar, Kamal Chawla, Rafath Habib, Sundeep Gulati, Rupesh Shah, Sourav Kothari, Manan Chandra, Ashok Shandilya, and Siddharth Parikh, a media release said.

Over 1000 players from 24 states will participate in the tournament that is being organised by the Billiards and Snooker Association of Maharashtra, it said.

PTI