Indian team for World 6-red snooker championship

Advani, the defending champion, obtained a direct entry.

A file picture of Pankaj Advani.   -  Sudhakara Jain

Pankaj Advani, Kamal Chawla and Brijesh Damani will represent India in the IBSF World 6-red snooker championship to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh (Egypt) from July 20 to 30.

Advani, the defending champion, obtained a direct entry, while Chawla and Damani were picked after they finished as the two best cueists in the selection camp, which concluded at the KSBA here on Thursday.

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