THURSDAY 9 BALL – 25th JANUARY : ANDY WINS.
England’s Andy Hall continued his recent run of consistency to take down our Thursday 9 Ball Competition this week.
From a massive entry of 35 players from 16 different countries, he defeated “first time” player, Robert Pleiner from Austria in the final, 4-4 in racks (race 4-8) to collect the 1st Prize of 6000 baht.
He was undefeated all night long. winning six consecutive matches whilst dropping only 13 racks in total, and his handicap now moves up to A+5 for the very first time as a result.
Robert played well to reach the final, taking home 3000 baht as Runner-Up.
Richard Boby from England and Markus Nolberczak from Germany both reached the semi-finals, receiving 1500 baht each.
Champion : Andy (A+4) – 6000 baht.
Runner-Up : Robert (A+8) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Richard (A+5) and Markus (A+) – 1500 baht each.
Quarter-finals : Peter (A+4), Jp (A+2), Miikka (A+1), and Guy (A+1) – 750 baht each.
The Player Auction Prize Pot total was enormous at 49100 baht, and was won by our champion Andy.
He turned a great night into an amazing one, buying himself for 2200 baht, and adding a further 13500 to his winnings.
1st (28%) : Andy (Himself) – 13500 baht.
2nd (22%) : Gerhard (Robert) – 10800 baht.
Equal 3rd (13%) : Brooksey (Richard) and Gerhard (Markus) – 6400 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Cato (Peter N), Scott (Jp), Russell (Miikka), and Heikki (Guy) – 3000 baht each.