THURSDAY 9 BALL – 27th JULY : YOUNIS WINS.
Younis Ahmad from Bahrain made a successful return to Megabreak last night to win our 9 Ball Competition.
From a total entry of 18 players from 14 different countries, he defeated Thailand’s Nittha Punsuk in the final by 10 racks to 2 (race 10-4) to collect the 1st Prize of 4500 baht.
He played very well to remain undefeated all night long, winning five consecutive matches, and was a worthy champion.
Nittha, also played well to reach the final before finding Younis too strong, and took home 2000 baht as Runner-Up.
The other money winners on the evening were Spencer Henderson from Scotland, and Håkan Ekberg from Sweden, who each received 1000 baht for reaching the semi-finals.
Winner : Younis (A+6) – 4500 baht.
Runner-Up : Nittha (A+) – 2000 baht.
Semi-finals : Spencer (A+8) and Hakan (A+7) – 1000 baht each.
The Calcutta Auction created an extra Prize Pool of 6900 baht and as always, added a lot of interest to the tournament.
Younis turned a good night into a great one by buying himself for just 500 baht, and adding an extra 2800 to his winnings.
1st (40%) : Younis (Himself) – 2800 baht.
2nd (30%) : Albert Gringhuis (Nittha) – 2100 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Spencer (Himself) – 1000 baht.
Equal 3rd (15%) : Spencer (Hakan) – 1000 baht.