Dhruv Sitwala stuns Pankaj Advani to claim Asian Billiards title
Dhruv Sitwala stuns Pankaj Advani to claim Asian Billiards title

 Rising Mumbai cueist Dhruv Sitwala stunned multiple world champion Pankaj Advani to win the ACBS Asian Billiards Championship and pocket his first international title here on Monday.

CCI to felicitate Pankaj Advani
CCI to felicitate Pankaj Advani

The Cricket Club of India will be felicitating ace cueist Pankaj Advani at a function to be held at the CCI's C.K. Nayudu Hall, here on Saturday.

Pankaj Advani loses to Siddharth Parikh but still tops ranking
Pankaj Advani loses to Siddharth Parikh but still tops ranking

Ace cueist Pankaj Advani lost to Siddharth Parikh but still managed to top the overall ranking in the selection camp for Asian Billiards Championship here on Thursday.

Brijesh Damani stuns Pankaj Advani in Asian Billiards selection camp
Brijesh Damani stuns Pankaj Advani in Asian Billiards selection camp

Kolkata cueist Brijesh Damani stunned world and national champion Pankaj Advani in the opening game of the selection camp trials for the Asian Billiards Championship, here on Tuesday.

Pankaj Advani storms into last-32 of National Snooker C'ship
Pankaj Advani storms into last-32 of National Snooker C'ship

Indian ace Pankaj Advani kept himself in line for a double as he topped the group A table to storm into the last 32 of the senior National Snooker Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club on Wednesday.

Shrikrishna meets Chadha in sub-junior billiards finals
Shrikrishna meets Chadha in sub-junior billiards finals

S Shrikrishna of Tamil Nadu set up a summit clash with defending champion Ishpreet Chadha of Maharashtra in the sub-junior billiards of the National Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club here on Sunday.

Big brother's 'gyaan' helps Pankaj, says mother
Big brother's 'gyaan' helps Pankaj, says mother

Pankaj Advani might have become the toast of India after winning the World Billiards title (time format), but the ace cueist's mother Kajal says it is elder brother and sports psychologist Shree's 'gyaan' that often does the trick for him.

World Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani beats Robert Hall to win 12th title
World Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani beats Robert Hall to win 12th title

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani claimed another World Title by convincingly beating Robert Hall of the UK in the World Billiards Championship finals in the Timed Format.

Pankaj Advani edges past David Causier in World Billiards semis thriller
Pankaj Advani edges past David Causier in World Billiards semis thriller

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani held his nerves to edge past David Causier of England in the semi-final of the World Billiards Championship time format by a mere five points, here today.

Billiards Premier League is good for the sport: Pankaj Advani
Billiards Premier League is good for the sport: Pankaj Advani

 Cue sports ace Pankaj Advani says tournaments like the Billiards Premier League need to be encouraged and conducted at the national level to make the game popular.

Mixed luck for Pankaj Advani in World billiards
Mixed luck for Pankaj Advani in World billiards

Former champion Pankaj Advani, returning to the three-ball sport after a two-season break, had a mixed start as he lost to 2013 winner Peter Gilchrist of Singapore 2-3 but defeated Brian Harvey 3-0 in his next outing as the World Billiards Championship (points format) started here Monday.

Dhruv Sitwala`s 188 break steers MB`s Shooters into BPL final

Dhruv Sitwala, fresh from his silver medal winning feat in the recent world team championship, uncorked the tournament-high break of 188 to steer MB`s Shooters into the final of the inaugural Videocon Billiards Premier League at the Bombay Gymkhana here today.

Siddharth Parikh`s 168 launches RRockets to top of Billiards League

Australian Open bronze medallist Siddharth Parikh fired the tournament`s highest break of 168 to take RRockets to the top of the table in the inaugural Videocon Billiards Premier League here on Saturday.

Billiards Premier League is good for the sport: Pankaj Advani

Cue sports ace Pankaj Advani says tournaments like the Billiards Premier League need to be encouraged and conducted at the national level to make the game popular.

Nalin Patel fires two century breaks in Billiards Premier League

Former world professional No.7 Nalin Patel fired two impressive century breaks for an explosive start to the inaugural Videocon Billiards Premier League, organised by the Billiards and Snooker Association of Maharashtra, at the Bombay Gymkhana on Sunday.

Sourav Kothari looking forward to bond as a team with Alok Kumar

Sourav Kothari is now looking forward to team bonding with Alok Kumar against whom he won the title bouts to win the national and Asian titles.

Snooker, billiards should be part of CWG, Asian Games: Advani

Fresh from his recent World 6-Reds Snooker Championship triumph, ace cueist Pankaj Advani feels the time is right to make a push for billiards and snooker to be included in the Commonwealth and Asian Games.

Sitwala, Parikh enter Australian Open billiards semifinals

It was double delight for Indian cueists at the Australian Open Billiards Championship today as Dhruv Sitwala and Siddhartha Parikh made the semifinals in the five-day event at the Yarraville Club here.

Asian Billiards events postponed due to visa issues

Three continental cue sport events, including Asian Billiards Championships, scheduled to be held here from April 4 to 14 have been postponed due to visa-related issues, the organisers said today.

Advani, state cueists felicitated by KSBA

Eight-time world champion Pankaj Advani was today felicitated by the Karnataka State Billiards Association (KSBA) for winning his sixth and overall 24th national title at the 81st National Snooker championship in Lucknow early this month.