SUNDAY 9 BALL GRAND FINAL : NID IS CHAMPION.
Congratulations go to Nid Mirantee Phukthamt (A+2) for winning our Sunday 9 Ball Grand Final for Season 12 on Saturday night.
From the maximum field of 16 players, she defeated Barrie Sherman (A+5) in the Double Elimination final to collect the 1st prize of 10,000 baht.
Nid qualified for the final through the 1 Loss Side of the draw, so had to beat Barrie twice to claim victory (race 4-7).
In the first set she defeated him 4-4 in racks to take the match into a deciding set.
In the decider, and with Barrie leading 5-2, a victory for either player was possible, but Nid won the next 2 racks to claim the title.
Her handicap now moves up to A+3 for the first time, as a result of her win.
Barrie played well to reach the final, winning 4 consecutive matches on the Winners Side of the draw, and received 5500 baht for 2nd place. His handicap is also increased to A+6.
In 3rd place was Nok Yung (A+2), taking home 3500 baht, closely followed by Per Makitalo (A+4) in 4th, receiving 2000 baht.
Tommy Fineman (A+6) and Elias Lonnroth (A+6) finished in equal 5th place, collecting 1500 baht each, and the other money winners were Yu Fluke Birman (A+5) and Nid Nisa Alois (A+) who each took home 1000 baht for finishing in equal 7th place.