THURSDAY 9 BALL – 13th SEPTEMBER : GO WINS.
Congratulations go to Thailand’s Go Hongyok for winning our Thursday 9 Ball Competition this week.
Having lost out in the final on Thursday two weeks ago, he put things right this time to go all the way and claim the 1st Prize of 4500 baht.
From a field of 20 players from 11 different countries, he beat England’s Andy Owen in the deciding rack of the final (race 4-8) and his handicap now moves back up to A+4 as a result.
Andy played consistently well to reach the final before losing out by the narrowest of margins, and took home 2500 baht in 2nd Place.
His handicap also moves up to A+8.
The other money winners on the night were Filipino Jayson de Chavez and Markus Nolberczak from Germany, who each collected 1000 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Jayson’s handicap moves up to A+13 as well.
Champion : Go (A+3) – 4500 baht.
Runner-Up : Andy (A+7) – 2500 baht.
Semi-finals : Jayson (A+12) and Markus (A+1) – 1000 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot totalled 21900 baht, and was won by me!!
I bought Go for just 800 baht, and we shared the 1st Payout of 9000.
1st (40%) : Me (Go) – 9000 baht.
2nd (30%) : Andy (HImself) – 6500 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Jayson (Himself) and Tommy Fineman (Markus) – 3200 baht each.