Aditya Mehta returns to billiards action with fluent win

Indian Oil Corporation’s  Aditya Mehta returned to billiards action with a fluent 392-154 win against Maharashtra’s Rishabh Thakkar in the Rs.3.8 lakh prize money CCI Billiards Classic 2018 at the Club’s Wilson Jones Billiards Room on Monday.

Aditya Mehra had it easy against Rishabh Thakkar.   -  K. R. Deepak

Indian Oil Corporation’s  Aditya Mehta returned to billiards action with a fluent 392-154 win against Maharashtra’s Rishabh Thakkar in the Rs.3.8 lakh prize money CCI Billiards Classic 2018 at the Club’s Wilson Jones Billiards Room on Monday. Mehta made breaks of  83 and 94 in the 90-minute format league match. Former Asian Billiards champion, ONGC’s  Sourav Kothari routed Maharashtra’s Chandu Kansodaria 691-106.

Results

Group-A: Ashok Shandilya (Rlys) beat Rajeev Sharma (Mah) 397(96)-224, Group-C: Rohan Jambasuria (Mah) beat Shekhar Surve (Mah) 291(61)-259(58). Group-D: Neeraj Kumar (Rlys) beat Raayan Razmi (Mah) 313 (48,73) -278 (94); Group-B: Aditya Mehta (IOC) beat Rishabh Thakkar (Mah) 392 (83,94)-154; Vishal Madan (Mah) beat Nikhil Ghadge (Rlys) 447 (60,98,50,60) -214; Group-G: Nalin Patel (Mah) beat Brijesh Damani (IOC) 402 (64,90,77) – 328 (50); Group-F: K. Venkatesh (Rlys ) beat Raj Khandawala (Mah) 443(67,76)-302. Group-G: S. Srikrishna (BPCL) beat Rishabh Kumar (Mah) 448 (79,96) -318 (77); Group-H: Sourav Kothari (ONGC) beat Chandu Kansodaria (Mah) 691 (71,80,74,98,131) -106.