THURSDAY 9 BALL – 6th SEPTEMBER : JIMMY WINS.
One of our Thursday night regulars, Jimmy Schmitt from Germany was back in the winners enclosure this week for the first time in well over a year.
He was also winning for the very first time here as an A+5 player, with all his previous victories being off lower handicap marks.
From a total entry of 26 players, he beat local Thai player Bandit Sribura by 6 racks to 2 (race 6-4) to collect the 1st Prize of 5500 baht.
Bandit played well to reach the final, before finding Jimmy too strong, and took home 3000 baht in 2nd Place.
The other money winners on the evening were Megabreak staff member Gan Kanchana Chinboot and Gerhard Schebler from Germany, who each pocketed 1250 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Gerhard’s handicap also moves back up to A+3 as a result.
Champion : Jimmy (A+5) – 5500 baht.
Runner-Up : Bandit (A+3) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Gan (A+4) and Gerhard (A+2) – 1250 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 27600 baht, and was won by Younis Ahmad from Bahrain.
He bought Jimmy for just 900 baht, and they shared the 1st Payout of 8400.
1st (30%) : Younis (Jimmy) – 8400 baht.
2nd (22%) : Tommy Fineman (Bandit) – 6000 baht.
Equal 3rd (12%) : Gerhard (Himself and Gan) – 3400 baht twice.
Equal 5th (6%) : Adam Lux (Gary Vinson), Younis (Snake), Gary (Johnny), and Gerhard (Phil) – 1600 baht each.