India thump Pakistan to enter final of Asian Snooker team championship

India thump Pakistan to enter final of Asian Snooker team championship

Meanwhile, Iran defeated Malaysia by a similar 3-0 margin in the other semifinal.

Happy to successfully juggle between Snooker, Billiards: Pankaj Advani

Happy to successfully juggle between Snooker, Billiards: Pankaj Advani

Winning titles after titles may have become a habit for the great player but Advani is more happy to cap off the season on a high.

Pankaj Advani pockets 15th world title

Pankaj Advani pockets 15th world title

Pankaj prevailed over the teenage sensation 8-6 in the best-of-15 final.

Pankaj Advani enters IBSF World Snooker Championship semis

Pankaj Advani enters IBSF World Snooker Championship semis

Advani outplayed Maltese Alex Borg 6-0 to better his last year's performance when he went down to Yan Bingtao of China in the quarterfinals in Bengaluru.

Pankaj Advani enters IBSF World Snooker C'ship knockouts

Pankaj Advani enters IBSF World Snooker C'ship knockouts

Advani outplayed Belgium's Peter Bullen 4-0 to advance to the last-32 at the Sunrise Crystal Bay resort.

Pankaj Advani demolishes Peter Gilchrist ​to win 14th World Billiards title

Pankaj Advani demolishes Peter Gilchrist ​to win 14th World Billiards title

 India's most successful cueist Pankaj Advani on Sunday added another feather to his cap by winning the IBSF World Billiards Championship by outplaying his opponent in the final to take his world title count to 14 here on Sunday.

Never slammed the government for Sania Mirza's Khel Ratna: Pankaj Advani

Never slammed the government for Sania Mirza's Khel Ratna: Pankaj Advani

Hurt at being misquoted about his stance on the National Sports Awards, ace cueist Pankaj Advani on Friday said he never took a jibe at any sportsperson and his critical remarks on Sania Mirza getting the Khel Ratna were nothing but a figment of somebody's imagination.

Pankaj Advani hits out at government for awarding Khel Ratna to Sania Mirza

Pankaj Advani hits out at government for awarding Khel Ratna to Sania Mirza

Ace cueist Pankaj Advani slammed the government for awarding country’s highest sporting honour Khel Ratna to Sania Mirza as he believes that there's less weightage for team events.

Politics and sports should not be mixed: Pankaj Advani

Politics and sports should not be mixed: Pankaj Advani

Amid escalating tensions between India and Pakistan, ace cueist Pankaj Advani believes politics should not be mixed with games and Indo-Pak sporting ties should go on.

Cuesport players not getting their due by govt: Pankaj Advani

Cuesport players not getting their due by govt: Pankaj Advani

Disappointed at the exclusion of Sourav Kothari and Chitra Magimairaj from the Arjuna Awards list, ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani on Tuesday said the central government is discriminating and not giving due recognition to non-Olympic sportspersons in the country.

IPL-like league possible in snooker, billiards: Pankaj Advani

IPL-like league possible in snooker, billiards: Pankaj Advani

Pocketing his 13th World title, ace cueist Pankaj Advani feels that an IPL-like league in snooker or billiards would be a possibility in the game that has become financially rewarding.

Pankaj Advani bags 13th world title

Pankaj Advani bags 13th world title

 India's poster boy of cue sports Pankaj Advani on Tuesday clinched his 13th world title after winning the World 6-Red Snooker Championship in a convincing manner here.

Happy to be in Pakistan: Indian cueist

Happy to be in Pakistan: Indian cueist

 She was apprehensive about making the trip to Pakistan but India's top woman cueist Chitra Magimairaj said ignoring the worries and deciding to come for the World Eight Reds Snooker team and individual championships here has turned out to be a good experience for her.

Former Billiards and Snooker Federation of India president dies

 Former Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) president Pashupatinath Roy died here this afternoon following a cardiac arrest at a private nursing home, according to the West Bengal Billiards Association.

India settle for bronze in Snooker World Cup

India settle for bronze in Snooker World Cup

India settled for a bronze medal after narrowly missing the final berth of the Snooker World Cup here on Sunday.

India storm into semis of Snooker World Cup

India storm into semis of Snooker World Cup

India overcame dark horses Belgium 4-1 to march into the semifinals of the Snooker World Cup here on Saturday.

India storm into quarters of Snooker World Cup

India storm into quarters of Snooker World Cup

The Indian team, comprising 12-time world champion Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta, on Friday stormed into the quarterfinals of the Snooker World Cup here.

Adelaide to host IBSF World Billiards C'ship in September

Adelaide to host IBSF World Billiards C'ship in September

The South Australian city of Adelaide will host the IBSF World Billiards Championship between September 18 and 27 this year.

Aditya Mehta, Pankaj Advani to play finals of RKG Open before World Cup

Aditya Mehta, Pankaj Advani to play finals of RKG Open before World Cup

India's lone snooker professional, Aditya Mehta, and former professional, Pankaj Advani, are in the 32-man draw for the 1st RKG Open tournament's finals which commenced here on  Tuesday.

TOP Scheme shows how sport treated unequally in India: Pankaj Advani

TOP Scheme shows how sport treated unequally in India: Pankaj Advani

 Twelve-time world champion cueist Pankaj Advani feels the government-run TOP Scheme for India's Olympic medal hopefuls clearly shows how sport is treated unequally in the country.