Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani defeated compatriot Dhruv Sitwala by six frames to win his eighth title on the nineteenth Asian 100 UP Billiards Championship 2022 on Saturday.
That is Advani’s twenty fourth worldwide title and eighth Asian crown.
Towards Sitwala, a two-time Asian Billiards champion, Advani gained the primary body earlier than following it up with a easy century break to increase the result in 2-0.
Within the third body, Advani opened up a 84-14 lead and went up three frames to nil and resorted to white pot at 87 and positioned it properly for a crimson in-off the spot.
Sitwala fought and pulled one again when his famed opponent missed a crimson early within the body. He got here up with a 82 break to scale back the lead.
Advani gained the fifth body to ascertain a 4-1 lead and stormed forward to take the sixth too.
Sitwala capitalised on a miss by his countryman to take the seventh body earlier than Advani re-focussed to seize the eighth body regardless of a powerful break by his opponent for a 6-2 triumph.
Earlier, Advani had held off the stiff problem of Pauk Sa of Myanmar to safe a spot within the ultimate. He managed a 5-4 win after his opponent fought again strongly to degree the match at 4 frames every.