SUNDAY 9 BALL – 21st OCTOBER : JOEL WINS.
Switzerland’s Joel Wenger continued his recent run of superb form to win our 9 Ball Competition on Sunday evening.
He played exceptionally well all night long to remain undefeated through six straight matches and lift the trophy for the second time in three weeks.
He played a total of 64 racks throughout the tournament, only losing 9, such was his dominance over virtually all his opponents.
In the final he beat fellow high handicapper, Jayson de Chavez from The Philippines by 7 racks to 4 (race 7-6) to seal victory and pocket the 1st Prize of 5500 baht.
Jayson also played very well to reach the final, with an impressive tournament rack ratio of 53:20, and pocketed 3000 baht as Runner-Up.
The other money winners on the night were Zoli Pocza from The USA, and Gerry Dewer from Scotland, who each collected 1500 baht as losing semi-finalists.
Champion : Joel (A+15) – 5500 baht.
Runner-Up : Jayson (A+13) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Zoli (A+4) and Gerry (A+2) – 1500 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 26900 baht and was won by Zoli.
He paid 1200 baht for Joel, and they shared the 1st Payout of 8100.
1st (30%) : Zoli (Joel) – 8100 baht.
2nd (22%) : Jayson (Himself) – 6000 baht.
Equal 3rd (12%) : Tommy (Zoli) and Gerry (Himself) – 3200 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Adam Lux (Preecha and Johnny) and Praew Sipudtha(Herself and Adam) – 1600 baht twice each.