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Jan 11, 2018
Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame his disabilities to become a billiards championMeet Venkateswaran Subramanian, popularly known as 'Raja'. Due to polio, that struck him when he was just two years old, Raja was left with a deformed leg. He also lost vision in his right eye when he was just six. Raja fought against all odds and has become one of the world's best billiards player. He is currently ranked 16th in the world by World billiards and won the Open Disability Snooker Championship 2016, organised by World Disability Billiards.
Jan 08, 2018
Venkateswaran Subramanian: The 'Raja' who overcame disabilities to become a billiards championMeet Venkateswaran Subramanian, who has fought against his disabilities and achieved greater success in life, becoming one of India's best Billiards players
Dec 23, 2017
National 6-Red Snooker Championship: Pankaj Advani, Amee Kamani successfully defend titlesPankaj Advani of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board added another national title to his collection of trophies, beating Railways' Kamal Chawla 7-3 today in the final of the 7th National 6-Red Snooker Championship in Chennai.
Dec 21, 2017
Pankaj Advani breezes into last 16 of 7th National 6-Red Snooker ChampionshipDefending champion Pankaj Advani blanked Pandurangaiah by five frames to nil to advance to the last 16 of the 7th National 6-Red Snooker Championship
Nov 26, 2017
World Snooker Championships: Pankaj Advani storms into Round of 16 with win over Brazil's Itaro SantosIndia's top cueist Pankaj Advani stamped his authority yet again as he registered a convincing victory over Brazil's Itaro Santos to storm into the pre- quarter-finals of World Snooker Championships in Doha on Saturday.
Nov 18, 2017
Pankaj Advani interview part 2: I am a more complete player now whether it's safety, attack, or taking time on crucial shotsIn the second part of the Pankaj Advani interview, we talk to the 17-time World Champion about the nuances of cue sport, the changes in his gameplay, biggest challenges, his motivation behind churning out titles after titles and much more.
Nov 16, 2017
Pankaj Advani interview part 1: What goes inside the mind of a champion cueistFirstpost sits down with Pankaj Advani to find out what goes inside the mind of a champion cueist.
Nov 15, 2017
IBSF World Billiards Championship: India's Pankaj Advani ends up with bronze medal after loss to Mike RussellAfter a memorable outing in the World Billiards with a gold and bronze, Advani now has a day to switch from the 3-ball game to snooker for the World Snooker Championship commencing on Thursday.
Nov 12, 2017
Pankaj Advani beats Mike Russell to clinch IBSF World Billiards Championship titlePankaj Advani clinched his 17th world title after he thrashed arch-rival Mike Russell of England in the final of IBSF World Billiards Championship.
Jul 27, 2017
Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani says its difficult to predict results at the highest levelLeading Indian cueist Pankaj Advani says it's difficult to predict if he could pocket his 17th World title since form matters a lot on the day of competition as he gears up for IBSF World 6-Red and the World Team Championship in Egypt.