SUNDAY 9 BALL – 7th OCTOBER : JOEL WINS.
Last Sunday’s 9 Ball Competition saw victory for Switzerland’s Joel Wenger.
From a total entry of 26 players from 12 different countries, he defeated Thai girl Lat Amornrat Pongpa from Bangkok in the final by 7 racks to 1 (race 7-4) to pocket the 1st Prize of 5500 baht.
He played consistently well all night long to remain undefeated through five matches, and ended up a worthy winner.
Lat also played well to reach the final before finding our champion in top form, and took home 3000 baht in 2nd Place.
The other money winners on the evening were Rey Fonseca from The Philippines and Børre Karaka from Norway, who each collected 1250 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Champion : Joel (A+14) – 5500 baht.
Runner-Up : Lat (A+5) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Rey (A+10) and Borre (A+2) – 1250 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Fund totalled 28100 baht and was won by me!!
I paid 1000 baht for Joel, and we shared the 1st Payout of 8500.
1st (30%) : Me (Joel) – 8500 baht.
2nd (22%) : Gan (Lat) – 6400 baht.
Equal 3rd (12%) : Mischa (Rey) and Jamie Brooks (Borre) – 3400 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Gerhard (Jayson), Adam Lux (Colin Cooke), Heiko Kadel (Gerhard), and Hannu Torpström (Himself) – 1600 baht each.