Billiards and snooker nationals start

The Manisha National Billiards and Snooker Championship started on Friday with defending champion Ishpreet Chadha of Maharashtra making it to the quarterfinals after getting a bye here.

Advani begins on a winning note

Former World Champion Pankaj Advani started his campaign with a century break and a convincing 3-1 win over D Bhuvaneshwaran at the Manisha National Billiards and Snooker Championship at the PYC Hindu Gymkhana on Sunday.

Top players for National Billiards and Snooker Championship

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.