SUNDAY 9 BALL – 26th AUGUST : SNAKE WINS.
“Snake” Vesa Kulmala from Finland was the winner of our Sunday 9 Ball Competition earlier this week.
From a total entry of 18 players from nine different countries, he defeated Mike Yang from The USA in the deciding rack of the final (race 6-5) to pocket the 1st Prize of 4000 baht.
Both players played to a high standard throughout the evening, culminating in an exciting final which Snake won by the narrowest of margins.
Consolation for Mike as Runner-Up was taking home 2000 baht.
The other money winners on the evening were new player Rob Betts from England, and our Grand Final Champion from the previous night, Albert Gringhuis from The Netherlands, who each collected 1000 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Champion : Snake (A+9) – 4000 baht.
Runner-Up : Mike (A+8) – 2000 baht.
Semi-finals : Rob (A+7) and Albert (A+1) – 1000 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Fund totalled 19000 baht and was won by our champion Snake.
He turned a good night into a great one by buying himself for 1000 baht, and adding an extra 7800 to his winnings.
1st (40%) : Snake (Himself) – 7800 baht.
2nd (30%) : Sascha Klinge (Mike) – 5600 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Zoli (Rob) and Olly (Albert) – 2800 baht each.