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Apr 18, 2019
Down memory lane: How Yasin Merchant became India's first snooker professional... only to settle a vendettaEven though India was the site of snooker's origin, it was mainly seen as billiards' country. In snooker, however, Yasin Merchant is the man who shattered the glass ceiling.
Mar 23, 2019
Pankaj Advani, Alok Kumar allege violation of Sports Code in Billiards and Snooker Federation of India electionsLater, Advani, Kumar and some others alleged that there were breaches/lapses of legal process and cited violation of Sports Code in the BSFI elections
Feb 24, 2019
Pulwama attack: Asian snooker tournament scrapped after India denies visas to Pakistani playersThe Asian Tour 10 Reds Snooker tournament, a recently-introduced format in the game on the continental level, that was scheduled to be held in Bengaluru in March, has been called off with Asian Confederation of Billiard Sport reaching this conclusion after India refused visas to six Pakistani and Pakistan-origin players
Oct 31, 2018
Pankaj Advani outclasses China's Ju Reti to win second leg of Asian Snooker Tour for first time in careerNineteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani on Wednesday sent out a strong message before the upcoming world championships by winning the second leg of the Asian Snooker Tour in Jinan, China.
Oct 27, 2018
India's Sourav Kothari beats Peter Gilchrist to clinch 2018 WBL World Billiards Championship titleIndia's Sourav Kothari defeated Peter Gilchrist of Singapore 1134-944 of to clinch the 2018 WBL World Billiards Championship title on Friday.
Oct 07, 2018
Indian Keerthana Pandian beats Albina Leschuk to win girls' IBSF World Under-16 Snooker Championships titleIndian Keerthana Pandian won her first crown by beating Belarussian rival Albina Leschuk in the IBSF World Under-16 Snooker Championships in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
Mar 24, 2018
Asian Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani on course to defending title after breezing into finalMultiple-time World and Asian champion Pankaj Advani stayed on course to defend his title as he sailed into the finals of the 17th Asian Billiards Championship in Yangon on Friday.
Mar 20, 2018
Asian Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani beats Pauk Sa to continue winning run in tournamentMultiple-time world champion Pankaj Advani won his second round-robin match 4-1 against Myanmar's Pauk Sa at the 17th Asian Billiards Championship
Mar 19, 2018
Asian Billiards Championship: Pankaj Advani beats Yeo Teck Shin in opener; Vidya Pillai, Rupesh Shah notch winsPankaj Advani barely broke a sweat as he dumped Yeo Teck Shin with the help of a 98 break and three consecutive centuries in the best-of-seven 100-up encounter.
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.