TUESDAY 10 BALL – 1st MAY : SHAWN WINS.
England’s Shawn Cross is our 10 Ball Champion for this week.
Playing here for just the third time, he showed a much improved performance from previous visits to go undefeated all night long, winning six consecutive matches and collecting the 1st Prize of 5000 baht.
From a high entry of 29 players from 15 different countries, he defeated Australia’s Adam Lux in the deciding rack of the final (race 5-4) and his handicap now moves up to A+4 as a result.
Adam also played well to reach the final, and took home 3000 baht in 2nd.
His handicap also moves up by one rack to A+3.
Champion : Shawn (A+3) – 5000 baht.
Runner-Up : Adam (A+2) – 3000 baht.
Semi-finals : Heiko Kadel (A+6) and Markus Nolberczak (A+1) – 1500 baht each.
Quarter-finals : Andy Hall (A+5), Abdulah Ahmad (A+4), Stig Berntsen (A+3), and Go Hongyok (A+3) – 500 baht each.
The Player Auction totalled 41300 baht and was won by Jeff Johnson.
He bought Shawn as part of “The Field” for 2000 baht, and bagged the 1st payout of 11900.
1st (30%) : Jeff (The Field) – 11900 baht.
2nd (22%) : Gerhard (Adam) – 9000 baht.
Equal 3rd (12%) : Shawn (Heiko) and Gerhard (Markus) – 5400 baht each.
Equal 5th (6%) : Markus (Andy), Abdulah (Himself), Shawn (Stig), and George (Go) – 2400 baht each.