I did not take my chances, says Aditya Mehta
I did not take my chances, says Aditya Mehta

India's lone snooker professional Aditya Mehta rued missed chances against world no. 8 Ricky Walden of England that led to his 2-4 second-round defeat and early elimination from the pound sterling 300,000 Indian Open in progress here.

Mehta loses to England pro Walden and exits Indian Open

The home challenge in the Indian Open Snooker Championship came to a grinding halt after India's lone pro tour card holder Aditya Mehta, runner-up in the first edition, went down 2-4 to third seed Ricky Walden of England in the second round here.

Aditya Mehta upsets Mark King to keep Indian hopes alive
Aditya Mehta upsets Mark King to keep Indian hopes alive

Aditya Mehta kept the home country's hopes alive in the Indian Open World Ranking Snooker Tournament here today as he scored his first-ever victory over higher ranked Mark King of England 4-3 to enter the second round here today.

Indian Open Snooker: Onus on Aditya Mehta to deliver
Indian Open Snooker: Onus on Aditya Mehta to deliver

A veil of gloom and anxiety has descended on the Indian Open World ranking snooker tournament as the 300,000 pounds event entered its second day here on Wednesday.

Indian Open: Pankaj Advani loses to Scotland's Rhys Clark
Indian Open: Pankaj Advani loses to Scotland's Rhys Clark

Indian ace cueist Pankaj Advani lost a thriller 3-4 against young Scottish rival Rhys Clark, making an exit from the 300,000 pound sterling Indian Open World Ranking Snooker Tournament here on Wednesday.

Want to put first win in bag: Aditya Mehta
Want to put first win in bag: Aditya Mehta

Coming back from an injury lay-off and with a new coach, India's top cueist Aditya Mehta is hoping that home support would inspire him to his maiden win over higher-ranked English rival Mark King in the first round of the Indian Open world ranking snooker tournament tomorrow.

Aditya Mehta leads country's hopes in Indian Open
Aditya Mehta leads country's hopes in Indian Open

Aditya Mehta would lead the host nation's challenge in the second Indian Open Snooker Championship, starting tomorrow, as four top-10 players in the world, including defending champion Ding Junhui of China, will vie for top honours.

Getting adjusting to tables is the key: Pankaj Advani
Getting adjusting to tables is the key: Pankaj Advani

Adjusting to the fast championship tables is one of the key areas for the six Indian wild cards to do well in the 300,000 pound sterling Indian Open Snooker Championship commencing here on March 10, said national champion Pankaj Advani on Sunday.

Para-cyclist Aditya Mehta aids three para-athletes

Aditya Mehta Foundation (AMF), a brain child of noted para-cyclist Aditya Mehta, announced on Saturday its maiden initiative in the field of para sports in the country, by aiding three para-athletes.

Aditya Mehta creates history by scoring 147

Aditya Mehta has become the first Indian player to make an official maximum break by scoring 147 at the Arcaden Paul Hunter Classic in Germany.

Dilip Kumar shocks Aditya Mehta

Dilip Kumar of Railways stunned ace cueist Aditya Mehta 3-1 in a best-of-five frames Group A tie in the CCI Classic Billiards & Snooker Tournament, here on Saturday.

Cueist Pankaj Advani goes down to Robbie Williams

Indian champion Pankaj Advani blew a 7-4 lead to lose 7-10 against Robbie Williams in the final qualifying round of the World Professional Snooker Championship here.

Cueists Advani, Mehta in third round

India`s Pankaj Advani came up with a typical late fightback to snatch a dramatic 10-9 win over Chinese Li Hang and join compatriot Aditya Mehta in the third round of the Professional World Snooker Championship qualifying tournament here.

Advani, Mehta begin World Snooker qualifier campaign on Wednesday

India`s top cueists Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta begin their campaign in the World Snooker Championship with qualifying round matches here on Wednesday.

Advani, Mehta set for China Open snooker

Indian snooker stars Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta are all set to compete in the China Open, to be held in Beijing from March 31 to April 6, and will will be the last ranking tournament before the World Championship.

Pankaj Advani advances to second round, Aditya loses in Haikou Open

Eight-time world champion Pankaj Advani overcame a stiff challenge before prevailing over World No.25 Xiao Guodong in the first round of the Haikou World Open in China.

Pankaj Advani confirms his availability for Snooker Nationals

The cloud of uncertainly over Pankaj Advani`s participation in the Billiards and Snooker Nationals here this week has finally been lifted as the eight-time world champion has given his consent to be a part of the tournament, despite his hectic Pro circuit schedule.

Advani, Mehta lose in Gdynia Open

Top Indian cueists Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta crashed out of the Gdynia Open after suffering defeats in the fifth round of the snooker tournament in Poland.

Aditya Mehta wins Kolkata Open Snooker C`ship

India`s professional snooker player Aditya Mehta successfully defended his title at the second Kolkata Open Invitational Championship, defeating Kamal Chawla 6-2 in the summit clash here Sunday.

Aditya enters final of Kolkata Open Invitational Snooker Championship

India No 2 Aditya Mehta showed nerves of steel overcoming a stiff challenge from Manan Chandra in semifinals to set up a title clash against Kamal Chawla in the Kolkata Open Invitational Snooker Championship, here on Saturday.