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Akash win Odisha open snooker title
Sportslogon Team July 30th 2017

Bhubaneswar : Akash Mohapatra becomes the champion of 1st All Odisha Open 6-Red Balls Snooker Championship, defeating Saoubhagya Behera by-7-3 to claim his maiden title at Vintage Club here on Sunday.

In the final clash of best of 13 frames, Akash started with a very focused mind set to establish a swift 3-0 lead and dominating the final from the beginning. In turn Soubhagya fought back and managed the scores as 1-3, 1-4 and 2-4.

Akash again shooted a frame more to make the lead to 5-2 and Soubhagya again narrowed the margin by a frame setting the score to 3-5. But finally, Akash comprehensively managed to win another two frames to register a 7-3 victory.

The champion received a cash award of Rs 10,000 along with trophy, while the runner-up was richer by Rs 5,000.

Final Results: Akash Mohapatra beat Soubhagya Behera 7-3 (41-4, 38-17, 48-34, 30-33, 26-4, 11-40, 61-0, 22-25, 30-17, 45-0) .
This news was added and updated on : July 30th 2017
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