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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 25, 2019
Snooker player Brijesh Damani sets unbelievable record to give team winning lead in PYC-ATC Snooker ChallengeBrijesh Damani could better the supposedly unbeatable tally of 75 because he received a free ball during his break
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 27, 2019
AIBA could shift 2021 men's boxing World Championship out of India after recent IOC sanctionsThe International Boxing Association (AIBA) is considering moving the men's boxing world championship scheduled to be held in New Delhi in 2021 out of India
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
Feb 10, 2019
Pankaj Advani clinches ninth senior national snooker title after one-sided victory over Laxman RawatAce Indian cueist Pankaj Advani on Sunday claimed yet another Senior National Snooker title with a thumping win over young Laxman Rawat in a one-sided final.
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.
Sep 28, 2018
Pankaj Advani beats Darren Morgan to confirm medal in first leg of Asian 10-red Snooker tournamentNineteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani continued his fine form in the first leg of the Asian 10-red Snooker by storming into the semifinals on Friday
Mar 24, 2018
Asian Billiards Championships: Pankaj Advani beats B Bhaskar to defend title; Amee Kamani wins women's crownAdvani remains the reigning Indian, Asian and World champion in billiards for 2017-18. India's Amee Kamani won the Asian Women's Snooker title by blanking Siripaporn Nuanthakhamjan
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.