7 Results for tag: Sourav Kothari

Evergreen Gilchrist Wins Fourth World Billiards Championship

A quarter of a century on from his maiden victory in English Billiards’ biggest event, Peter Gilchrist climbed the same mountain for the fourth time in his distinguished career when he won the 2019 Endeavour Life Care World Billiards Championship on Saturday evening in Melbourne, Australia. View tournament results The world ranked number one was ... More

Eight Big Hitters Remain in Melbourne

Following three hectic days of group stage and early knockout rounds action in Melbourne, Australia, just eight players remain in pursuit of the iconic John Roberts Trophy at the 2019 Endeavour Life Care World Billiards Championship.  Reigning champion Sourav Kothari is putting up a strong defence of his world title; the Indian cueist qualified top of ... More

Endeavour Life Care World Billiards Championship 2019: Preview

Top exponents of the three-ball game will gather in Melbourne, Australia later this week for the 2019 Endeavour Life Care World Billiards Championship; one of the most eagerly anticipated editions of the competition in recent times.  Steeped in a rich, nearly 150-year history, it is the third time that the championship will be held in Australia. Its ... More

In-form Gilchrist Wins Pacific International Billiards

Peter Gilchrist made it back-to-back tournament triumphs on the World Billiards scene after victory at the Pacific International last month. Following recent events in the Republic of Ireland and Canada, the latest leg of the circuit was held at the Yarraville Club in Melbourne, Australia. With double world ranking points and a $15,000 Australian dollars ... More

Kothari Reflects on ‘Miraculous’ World Billiards Championship Victory

The official World Billiards Championship is steeped in a rich and colourful history with roots dating back to as far as 1825 when Edwin Kentfield was declared as the first champion. Throughout the different generations, greats of the three-ball game from both sides of the world - and in between - have lifted the trophy. Rules, venues, formats and faces ... More

2019 World Billiards Championship

World Billiards and the Australian Billiards & Snooker Council are delighted to announce that the 2019 World Billiards Championship and 2019 World Open will take place at the Royal Automobile Club of Victoria, in Melbourne, Australia, between Sunday 6th and Saturday 12th October. The World Open will be played over the first two days of this period. ... More

Kothari Wins World Billiards Title

India's Sourav Kothari defeated Peter Gilchrist 1134-944 to capture the World Billiards Championship for the first time in his career at the England's Northern Snooker Centre. Hosted and organised by World Billiards, this year's event was successfully played under a new format which sees the familiar 13-day competition split into two separate events ... More