THURSDAY 9 BALL – 8th MARCH : ALBERT WINS AGAIN!!
The old saying that “Lightning never strikes in the same place twice” was proved to be wrong at Megabreak on Thursday night, as our resident Dutchman Albert Gringhuis won his second 9 Ball Competition here in the space of four days!!
From a massive entry of 41 players, the Combo-King used all his “skills” to remain undefeated all night long and claim his second consecutive tournament victory.
in the final he defeated Dima Sam from Russia, 4-4 in racks (race 4-6) to collect the 1st Prize of 6500 baht.
Dima played well to reach the final before coming up just short against our champion, and took home 3500 baht as Runner-Up.
Scotland’s Tom Rooney and Yohei from Japan both reached the semi-finals, pocketing 2000 baht each.
Champion : Albert (A+1) – 6500 baht.
Runner-Up : Dima (A+3) – 3500 baht.
Semi-finals : Tom (A+8) and Yohei (A+4) – 2000 baht each.
Quarter-finals : Mike B (A+8), Erik Makitalo (A+6), Hassain Qattan (A+6), and Andy Hall (A+5) – 1000 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totaled 37500 baht and was won by England’s Andy Hall.
He bought Albert for just 800 baht, and bagged the 1st Payout of 10500.
1st (28%) : Andy (Albert 800) – 10500 baht.
2nd (22%) : Mike B (Dima 900) – 8200 baht.
Equal 3rd (13%) : Tommy Fineman (Tom R 1000), and Craig Jones (Yohei 600) – 5000 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Hassain (Mike B 1300), Joel Wenger (Erik 700), Tommy (Hassain 1100), and Andy (Himself 1200) – 2200 baht each.