THURSDAY 9 BALL – 27th DECEMBER : DANNY WINS.
Last week’s Thursday 9 Ball Competition was won by Danny Thomson from England.
From a massive entry of 46 players from 19 different countries, he beat Greek professional Damianos Giallourakis in the final by 5 racks to 2 (race 5-8) to pocket the 1st Prize of 8000 baht.
Playing here for the first time since April, he was on top form all night long to win six consecutive matches and lift the trophy.
His handicap now moves up to A+10 as a result.
Damianos played superbly to reach the final before finding the handicap too much against Danny, and took home 4000 baht in 2nd Place.
Kim Muller from Australia and Dietmar Ptak from Germany both played well to reach the semi-finals, collecting 2000 baht each.
Champion : Danny (A+9) – 8000 baht.
Runner-Up : Damianos (Pro) – 4000 baht.
Semi-finals : Kim (A+5) and Dietmar (A+4) – 2000 baht each.
Quarter-finals : Craig Jones (A+9), Nid Mirantee Phukthamt (A+5), Nannygirl Dajan (A+3) and Jarmo Smedroos (A+2) – 1000 baht each.
The Player Auction created the biggest Prize Pot we have ever had for a weekly tournament at 59700 baht, and was won by Campbell Crawford.
He paid 1100 baht for Danny, and they shared the 1st Payout of 16200.
1st : Campbell (Danny) – 16200 baht.
2nd : Jarmo (Damianos) – 12100 baht.
Equal 3rd : Olly (Kim) and Craig (Dietmar) – 7000 baht each.
Equal 5th : Craig (Himself and Nan), Mike B (Nid), and Spencer (Jarmo) – 3600 baht each.