Who is the current world billiards champion?

Peter Gilchrist representing Singapore won the 2019 World Billiards Championship, defeating Sourav Kothari from India.

Who is the champion of worlds Billiards of 2020?

Pankaj Advani wins record 22nd World Billiards Title: IBSF World Billiards Championship. This is Pankaj Advani’s fourth consecutive world title in billiards short format (150-up).

Who won the World Billiards Championship 2019?


Year Venue Winner
2019 Mandalay (Long-Up) Peter Gilchrist
2018 Yangon (150-Up) Pankaj Advani
2018 Yangon (Long-Up) Pankaj Advani
2017 Doha (150-Up) Pankaj Advani

Who is the world champion in billiards and snooker?

22 for Pankaj Advani.

Who won the National Snooker Championship 2020?

Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani clinched the National 6-Red Snooker Championship with a convincing 7-3 final over Maharashtra’s Ishpreet Singh here on Wednesday.

Who is the best billiard player in the world?

Efren Reyes

Nickname The Magician, The Maestro, Bata
Pool games eight-ball, nine-ball, one-pocket
Tournament wins
Major Over 70 major titles
World Champion Eight-ball (2004), nine-ball (1999)
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Who is an Indian billiards world champion?

Pankaj Arjan Advani (born 24 July 1985) is an Indian billiards and snooker player. He is a 23 time world champion.

Pankaj Advani (billiards player)

Highest break 137: 2015 World Cup
hide Medal record Men’s English billiards Representing India Asian Games 2006 Doha Singles 2010 Guangzhou Singles

Where was the 22nd World Billiards title 2019 held?

India’s billiards superstar Pankaj Advani on Sunday clinched his 22nd world title for the country by winning a fourth straight final in the 150-up format at the IBSF World Billiards Championship in Mandalay.

Which came first billiards or snooker?

The origin of snooker dates back to the second half of the 19th century. In the 1870s, billiards was popular among British Army officers stationed in Jubbulpore, India, and several variations of the game were devised during this time.

Who is the number 1 pool player?

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Rank Player Total Points
1 Ko, Ping Chung 25263
2 Filler, Joshua 23512
3 Van Boening, Shane 22574
4 Gorst, Fedor 19037

Is snooker and billiards are same?

Snooker uses twenty-two balls, including a white ball known as the ‘striker’ ball. … Each ball is 2 1/16 inches in diameter. Billiards, on the other hands, uses only three balls: one each of white, yellow, and red, with both the white and the yellow able to act as the striker ball. The balls are 2 7/16 inch diameter.

Who won the National Snooker Championship on 9th February 2020?

Aditya Mehta wins National Snooker Championship.

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Who has won the National Snooker Championship in Pune?

Beats his counterpart Pankaj Advani 6-2 to win the national snooker championship organised by BSAM and played at PYC Hindu Gymkhana billiards room on Sunday.

When was cue sports formed in India?

Cue sports in India

Governing body Billiards and Snooker Federation of India
First played December 1881
8 ball