THURSDAY 9 BALL – 1st AUGUST : TUKTA WINS.
A victory for the girls on Thursday night with Tukta Kulsuttichai going all the way to the 1st Prize of 4500 baht.
From a total entry of 19 players from 10 different countries, she beat Germany’s Jimmy Schmitt in the final, 4-4 in racks to lift the trophy and her handicap now moves up to A+4 for the first time.
Jimmy played well to reach the final after suffering defeat in his first match of the evening in the group stages, and took home 2000 baht as Runner-Up.
The other money winners on the night were Abdulla Ahmad from Qatar and local Thai girl Tuk Richmond who each collected 1000 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Champion : Tukta (A+3) – 4500 baht.
Runner-Up : Jimmy (A+5) – 2000 baht.
Semi-finals : Abdulla (A+6) and Tuk (A+4) – 1000 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 15700 baht and was won by our champion Tukta.
She bought herself for just 700 baht and added an extra 6400 to her winnings on the evening.
1st : Tukta (Herself) – 6400 baht.
2nd : Tommy Fineman (Jimmy) – 4400 baht.
Semi-finals : Abdulla (Himself) and Olly Downey (Tuk) – 2000 baht each.