Cueist Pankaj Advani on 17 January 2015 won National Billiards Championship at the Bengal Rowing Club in Kolkata. He defeated his PSPB mate Dhruv Sitwala 5-0.
This was his seventh Senior National Billiards Championship. Advani, the 12-time world champion has won the previous six titles in 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2005.
Third and fourth position of the tournament was notched by Siddharth Parikh (RSPB) and B. Bhaskar (Karnataka), respectively.
Final placing: 1) Pankaj Advani (PSPB); 2) Dhruv Sitwala (PSPB); 3) Siddharth Parikh (RSPB); 4) B. Bhaskar (Karnataka); 5) Rupesh Shah (PSPB); 6) Dhvaj Haria (PSPB); 7) Brijesh Damani (PSPB); 8) Jaiveer Dhingra (Maharashtra).
Who: Cueist Pankaj Advani
When: 17 January 2015