SUNDAY 9 BALL – 4th NOVEMBER : TOM WINS.
It was a case of “The Two Tommy’s” on Sunday for our 9 Ball Competition, with Scotland’s Tommy Rooney beating Israel’s Tommy Fineman in the final.
Mr Rooney, playing here for the first time in two months, was on top form all night long, going undefeated through six straight matches to pocket the 1st Prize of 5000 baht.
From a total entry of 23 players, he beat his Israeli namesake in the final by 5 racks to 3 (race to 5) to claim victory.
Mr Fineman continued his recent run of consistency to reach the final, and took home 2500 baht as Runner-Up.
The other money winners on the evening were Sharon Michaelovic, also from Israel, and Thai girl Bo Irint Chinnapant from Bangkok, who each collected 1250 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Champion : Tom (A+8) – 5000 baht.
Runner-Up : Tommy (A+8) – 2500 baht.
Semi-finals : Sharon (A+7) and Bo (A+2) – 1250 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 20900 baht, and was won by Phuket based Italian Giovanni Nanni Becchetti.
He paid just 900 baht for our champion, and they shared the 1st Payout of 8000.
1st : Nanni (Tom) – 8000 baht.
2nd : Tommy (Himself) – 5800 baht.
Equal 3rd : Gan (Sharon) and Bo (Herself) – 3000 baht each.