THURSDAY 9 BALL – 18th OCTOBER : JENS WINS.
Jens Matzel from Germany was in top form on Thursday night to win our 9 Ball Competition.
From another great entry of 31 players, he beat Australia’s Duain Bauer in the deciding rack of the final (race 6-5) to claim victory and pocket the 1st Prize of 5500 baht.
His handicap now moves up to A+7 for the very first time as a result.
Duain also played well to reach the final before falling just short against Jens, and took home 3000 baht in 2nd.
His handicap is also increased to A+6.
High handicappers Keith Jones from England and Rey Fonseca from The Philippines both played some quality pool to reach the semi-finals, collecting 1500 baht each.
Champion : Jens (A+6) – 5500 baht.
Runner-Up : Duain (A+5) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Keith (A+12) and Rey (A+10) – 1500 baht each.
Quarter-finals : Jayson de Chavez (A+13), Miksa Vlasov (A+7), Heiko Kadel (A+6) and Harry Arefjell (A+4) – 500 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 34300 baht and was won by Keith Jones.
He paid 1300 baht for our champion, and they shared the 1st Payout of 10300.
1st (30%) : Keith (Jens) – 10300 baht.
2nd (22%) : Gerhard (Duain) – 8000 baht.
Equal 3rd (12%) : Keith (Himself) and Heiko (Rey) – 4000 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Gan (Jayson), Keith (Miksa), Adam Lux (Heiko), and Hannu Torpström (Harry) – 2000 baht each.