SUNDAY 9 BALL – 13th AUGUST : ARNEL WINS AGAIN.
Filipino professional Arnel Bautista continued his rich vein of form to win our Sunday 9 Ball Competition this week.
Having won Thursday’s 9 Ball tournament and then finished second in our High Roller on Saturday night, he was back on top again less than 24 hours later.
From a total entry of 23 players from 13 different countries, he defeated Thailand’s Preecha in Sunday’s final by 7 racks to 3 (race to 7) to collect the 1st Prize of 5500 baht.
Preecha’s consolation was taking home 3000 baht as Runner-Up.
The other money winners on the evening were Filipino Jayson De Chavez and Maytham Almanami from Bahrain, who each received 1000 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Winner : Arnel Bautista (Pro) – 5500 baht.
Runner-Up : Preecha (A+20) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Jayson (A+10) and Maytham (A+2) – 1000 baht each.
The Calcutta Auction produced the biggest Prize Pool for our weekly competitions so far, totalling 18600 baht and was won by Armand Saturn Pochi from the Philippines.
He spent a massive 2400 baht on fellow countryman Arnel, but it paid off as he took home the 1st Prize of 7500.
1st (40%) : Armand Cagol (Arnel) – 7500 baht.
2nd (30%) : Jamie Brooks (Preecha) – 5500 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Armand (Jayson) – 2800 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Kenny Wong (Maytham) – 2800 baht.