KARACHI: Defending IBSF World Team Championship partners Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Sajjad are confident about successfully retaining their title in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. They will be participating in both the team event and the World 6-Red Tournament, which will simultaneously be played from June 18 to 29. “We’re extremely ...Read More »
All four Pakistanis enter Asian U-21 Snooker last 16 15th Asian under-21 snooker championship
KARACHI: Pakistan earned a lion’s share after its quartet cruised into the last-16 (pre quarter-final) knockout round of the 15th Asian under-21 snooker championship in the Indian city of Chandigarh on Wednesday. According to results made available here, country’s top junior cueist Mohammad Majid Ali, who topped group B with ...Read More »
Mohammad Majid Ali continues to sizzle in India 15th Asian U21 Snooker Championship,
KARACHI: Mohammad Majid Ali notched his third consecutive win to maintain an unbeaten run in the 15th Asian U21 Snooker Championship, which is under way in Mohali, India. Majid thumped Syrian Yazan Hadad 4-0 as he won with a scoreline of 79-30, 83-12, 55-20 and 71-14. Meanwhile in another match, Hamza ...Read More »
Snooker: Majeed registers 4-0 win in 15th Asian Snooker U21 Championship 2014
KARACHI: Muhammad Majeed Ali followed up his excellent start with another victory as he defeated UAE’s Obaid Al-Mehairi Badar 4-0 on the second day of the 15th Asian Snooker U21 Championship 2014 in Chandigarh on Sunday. Majeed outclassed Badar 72-9, 78-24, 65-15, 65-40 in the Group B match, which also features Iran’s ...Read More »
Federer derailed at French Open as Djokovic cruises
PARIS: So unbeatable for so long until the closing days of Grand Slam tournaments, Roger Federer is suddenly accumulating early exits. Federer’s streak of nine consecutive quarterfinals at the French Open ended on Sunday with a 6-7 (5-7), 7-6 (7-3), 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 fourth-round loss to Ernests Gulbis of Latvia. ...Read More »
Snooker: Visas woes for snooker players 15th Asian U21 Snooker Championship in Mohali, India.
KARACHI: The Pakistan snooker team is once again facing issues over obtaining visas ahead of the 15th Asian U21 Snooker Championship in Mohali, India. Pakistan were not given visas previously as well, and the tournament had to be postponed after complaints from the Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Association (PBSA). Muhammad ...Read More »
Snooker: Mohammad Sajjad, Mohammad Asif hope to meet PM at May end
KARACHI: Pakistan’s Mohammad Sajjad, who won the IBSF World Snooker Team Championship along with Mohammad Asif, is hoping that they will finally get their overdue prize money from the government soon. Sajjad spoke after the recent development in which Prime Minister (PM) of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, is likely to meet ...Read More »
Iranian cueist Hossein crowned in IBSF World Under-21 Snooker at Hotel Concorde in Fujairah, the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
FUJAIRAH, UAE: Iranian cueist Hossein Vafaei Ayouri has demonstrated remarkable skills in the 25th edition of the IBSF World Under-21 Snooker Championship and clinched the gold medal of the prestigious international event. On Monday, the 19-year-old athlete beat Ireland’s Josh Boileau by eight frames to three in a competitive six-hour-long ...Read More »