SUNDAY 9 BALL GRAND FINAL : HANNU IS CHAMPION.
Congratulations go to Hannu Torpstrom (A) from Finland for winning our Sunday 9 Ball Grand Final for Season 13 on Saturday night.
From a full entry of 16 players, he defeated “Little Tuk” Namthip Champangam (A+3) in the final of the Double Elimination event by 3 racks to 2 (race 3-7) to take home the 1st prize of 10,000 baht.
Hannu played well throughout the tournament, remaining undefeated in 5 matches and was a deserved winner.
His handicap now moves back up to A+ as a result of his success.
Tuk also played well on the evening before finding Hannu to strong in the final, and collected the Runners-Up prize of 5500 baht.
Her handicap also moves up, and she is now A+4 for the very first time.
Tom Fossum (A+8) continued his recent run of good form to finish in 3rd place, before losing to Tuk in the “1 Loss Side” Final, and received 4000 baht prize money.
In 4th place was Tukta Kulsuttichai (A+2) who also played well off her new handicap, taking home 2500 baht.
The other money winners on the evening were Barrie Sherman (A+7) and John Weber (A+3) who each collected 1500 baht for finishing in equal 5th place.