Senior National Snooker Championship: Double delight for Pankaj Advani
Senior National Snooker Championship: Double delight for Pankaj Advani

 Pankaj Advani added one more title to his glittering career when he eased past an inexperienced Varun Madan 6-3 to win the Senior National Snooker Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club on Saturday.

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.

Pankaj Advani trounces Dhruv Sitwala to annex National Billiards title
Pankaj Advani trounces Dhruv Sitwala to annex National Billiards title

Indian ace Pankaj Advani routed his PSPB colleague and 'friend' Dhruv Sitwala 5-0 in a flawless display of potting en route to his seventh Senior National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club, here on Saturday.

National Billiards: Pankaj Advani, Dhruv Sitwala set up summit clash
National Billiards: Pankaj Advani, Dhruv Sitwala set up summit clash

Pankaj Advani and Dhruv Sitwala registered contrasting wins to set up a summit clash in the Senior National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club here on Friday.

Obsession over Olympic medal not helping India: Pankaj Advani
Obsession over Olympic medal not helping India: Pankaj Advani

Indian cue sports star Pankaj Advani on Thursday remarked Olympic achievement has become national "obsession" and urged the athletes to change their perception to excel in their respective disciplines.

Pankaj Advani in National Billiards semifinals
Pankaj Advani in National Billiards semifinals

On a day of upsets, Indian ace Pankaj Advani continued his impressive run by storming into the semifinals of the National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club here on Thursday.

Dhvaj Haria upsets Sourav Kothari in National Billiards
Dhvaj Haria upsets Sourav Kothari in National Billiards

 Dhvaj Haria of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board produced the biggest upset of the tournament ousting defending champion Sourav Kothari in the prequarters of the National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club here on Thursday.

National Billiards Championship: Kothari survives scare, Advani, Shah register easy wins
National Billiards Championship: Kothari survives scare, Advani, Shah register easy wins

Top cueists on display at the National Billiards Championship had a relatively easy day out on the board, except Sourav Kothari who survived through a stern challenge from local boy Aamer Hossain to fight again at the Bengal Rowing Club Tuesday.

Have to earn awards and not hanker after them: Pankaj Advani
Have to earn awards and not hanker after them: Pankaj Advani

 Criticising the recent furore over Padma Bhushan, ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani on Monday said one must let the performance do the talking and not hanker after such government awards.

Advani-Kothari duel in National Championship
Advani-Kothari duel in National Championship

Indian ace cueists Pankaj Advani and Sourav Kothari will renew their rivalry when the duo compete in BRC Gloster National Billiards and Snooker Championship at Bengal Rowing Club beginning here on Saturday.

Pankaj Advani makes the cue his 'magic wand' in 2014
Pankaj Advani makes the cue his 'magic wand' in 2014

 In the history of cue sports, he is already nothing short of a living legend and Pankaj Advani added some more sheen to his golden career by taking his world title count from 8 to 12 in a landmark year for himself and the sport.

14-year-old Chinese boy sends Pankaj Advani packing at World Snooker
14-year-old Chinese boy sends Pankaj Advani packing at World Snooker

China's 14-year-old Yan Bingtao on Friday scripted a sensational upset as he sent 12-time world title holder Pankaj Advani packing with a 6-4 victory in the quarter-finals of the Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championship.

Chinese prodigy knocks out Pankaj Advani in World Snooker Championships
Chinese prodigy knocks out Pankaj Advani in World Snooker Championships

China's 14-year-old Yan Bingtao broke Indian hearts by defeating title favourite Pankaj Advani 6-4 to storm into the men's semi-finals at the IBSF World Snooker Championships here Friday.

Pankaj Advani enters World Snooker quarters
Pankaj Advani enters World Snooker quarters

Maintaining his winning streak, Indian ace Pankaj Advani stormed into the quarterfinals of the Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championship at Kanteerava Indoor Stadium here today.

Pankaj Advani advances, Kamal Chawla exits World Snooker Championships
Pankaj Advani advances, Kamal Chawla exits World Snooker Championships

Star Indian cueists Pankaj Advani and Manan Chandra on Wednesday stormed into the last-32 stage as Kamal Chawla crashed out of the Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championships at the Sree Kanteerava Indoor Stadium, here.

Pankaj Advani surges ahead as more Indians enter knockouts
Pankaj Advani surges ahead as more Indians enter knockouts

Indian ace Pankaj Advani on Tuesday maintained his unbeaten run in the ongoing Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championship at Kanteerava Stadium, here today as more Indian cueists advanced to the knockout stages.

More Indians advance to knockout stage of World Snooker event
More Indians advance to knockout stage of World Snooker event

 Four Indian women cueists, including Vidya Pillai and Neeta Sanghvi, on Monday made it to the knockout round of the Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championship at the Kanteerava Indoor Stadium here.

Pankaj Advani, 3 others in world snooker knockouts
Pankaj Advani, 3 others in world snooker knockouts

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani and compatriot Kamal Chawla on Saturday stormed into the Seaways IBSF World Snooker Championship knockout stage, continuing their unbeaten streak in the event here in the southern Indian state Karnataka on Saturday.

Pankaj Advani, Kamal Chawla inch closer to World Snooker knockouts
Pankaj Advani, Kamal Chawla inch closer to World Snooker knockouts

Indian cue stars Pankaj Advani and Kamal Chawla on Friday moved closer to the knockout stage after registering their third straight win against their respective opponents on Day 3 of the IBSF World Snooker Championship at Sree Kanteerava Stadium here.

Pankaj Advani and co impress in World Snooker
Pankaj Advani and co impress in World Snooker

Top Indian cueists Pankaj Advani and Kamal Chawla registered routine wins to give the home fans enough smiles on the second day of the IBSF World Snooker Championship here on Thursday.