SUNDAY 9 BALL – 19th AUGUST : KEVIN WINS.
Congratulations go to Ireland’s Kevin Kelly for winning our 9 Ball Competition last night.
Playing here for just the fourth time, and from a total entry of 29 players, he went all the way to the winners enclosure to pocket the 1st Prize of 6000 baht.
He lost his very first match of the evening in the group stages, before raising his game to win six consecutive matches and lift the trophy.
In the final he beat Germany’s Gerhard Schebler by 9 racks to 1 (race 9-4) and his handicap now moves up to A+8 as a result.
Gerhard collected 3500 baht as Runner-Up,
The other money winners on the evening were Spencer Henderson from Scotland, and “Boysie” Jim Stoole from England, who each took home 1500 baht as losing semi-finalists.
Champion : Kevin (A+7) – 6000 baht.
Runner-Up : Gerhard (A+2) – 3500 baht.
Semi-finalists : Spencer (A+8) and Boysie (A+7) – 1500 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled a massive 41300 baht and was won by Spencer Henderson.
He bought our champion for 1300 baht, and they shared the 1st Payout of 11100.
1st (28%) : Spencer (Kevin) – 11100 baht.
2nd (22%) : Markus Nolberczak (Gerhard) – 9000 baht.
Equal 3rd (13%) : Spencer (Himself) and Jarmo Smedroos (Boysie) – 5400 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Jay-r Punzalan (Billy), Kim Muller (Himself), Billy (Aom Nantaporn Chomthaisong), and James Hayes (Gan Kanchana Chinboot) – 2600 baht each.