Pankaj Advani claims bronze medal at IBSF World Snooker Championship By Abhijeet Padhi On 30 November 2016 In International, Sports Fifteen-time world champion Pankaj Advani suffered a 2-7 loss in the semifinals against Andrew Pagett of Wales to settle for a bronze medal at the IBSF World Snooker Championship here. After a hard-fought four-hour quarterfinal that went down to the wire, defending champion Advani had to return to the table for the crucial semifinal without much of a break. His opponent Andrew kept the pressure and reached the final after notching up a 14-74, 8-71, 0-87, 78-64, 0-81, 70-37, 7-80, 37-68, 19-74 win. Advani now heads back to Bangalore to switch to the 3-ball game in preparation for the World Billiards Championship that commences from December 5. The Indian is the only player in the world to compete at the world championship level in both sports and be successful in all the formats of both billiards and snooker. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related Related Posts UNO ropes in Satinder Sartaaj for campaign against trafficking Babul Supriyo named vice-president of FIFA U-17 World Cup Jiro Taniguchi, legend in Japan’s comic art of manga, dies at 69 Matthew Hayden and David Boon inducted into Australian Cricket Hall of Fame About Author Abhijeet Padhi | Website | Twitter Create your own style.. let it be unique for ur self and yet identifiable for others Hee , I am professional blogger serves daily news updates strictly according to competetive exams syllabus , Stay Tuned to me for further more updates . Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Current ye@r * Leave this field empty Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.