IBSF World Team Snooker Championship: Indian duo of Pankaj Advani-Aditya Mehta storm into final with win over Thailand

The Indian duo of Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehra defeated the Thailand pair 4-1 in the semi-finals to reach the final.

Press Trust of India September 25, 2019 15:33:22 IST
IBSF World Team Snooker Championship: Indian duo of Pankaj Advani-Aditya Mehta storm into final with win over Thailand
  • The Indian duo of Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehra reached final with 4-1 semi-final win.

  • The India duo defeated Thai pair of Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon and Kritsanut Lertsattayathorn.

  • Advani and Mehra will take on Thailand's No. 2 team in the final later on Wednesday.

The Indian duo of Pankaj Advani and Aditya Mehta on Wednesday stormed into the final of the IBSF World Team Snooker Championship with a comfortable 4-1 victory over Thailand.

After defeating Hong Kong in a gruelling quarter-final, the Indians looked determined in the semifinal against the Thai pair of Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon and Kritsanut Lertsattayathorn.

In the end the Indians got the better of their Thai opponents 4-1.

Advani and Mehta will take on Thailand's No 2 team in the final later on Wednesday.

A win in final will take Advani's world championship gold medals tally to 23 while for Mehta it will be a first-ever world title.

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