President IBSF Mubarak Al-Khayarin with winners of both formats. Left-Pankaj Advani (150Up); Right- Mike Russell (Long-Up)
Englishman Mike Russell proved his class once again, notching up his sixth IBSF world billiards title, with a comprehensive 1500-1284 win against his compatriot Robert Hall in the long-up format final here in Doha, Qatar.
Myanmar cueists, Aung Htay and Nay Thway Oo, have reached into the quarter-final stage clearing their first single elimination match of 2017 World Billiards Championship (Long Up format) here in Doha, Qatar. Both the players defeated Indian cueists, Siddharth Parikh and Rupesh Shah in their respective matches.