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1st Asian Snooker (WOMEN) Championships 2017

First Asian Snooker (Women) Championship 2017

Question: Where did the first Asian Snooker (women) championship held?
(a) Chandigarh
(b) Lucknow
(c) New Delhi
(d) Bhopal
Ans: (a)
Related facts:-

  • From 12 to 14 April, 2017; the first Asian Snooker (Women) Championship, 2017 was held in the Chandigarh, India.
  • In the final of this competition, Hong Kong’s Ng On Yee won the first Asian Snooker (Women) Championship 2017 title defeating Thailand’s Waratthanun Sukritthanes by the margin of 3-2.

Related Links:-
http://cuesportsindia.com/global/2017/acbs/womensnooker.htm
http://www.lifeinchandigarh.com/news-views_champions-reign-supreme
https://twitter.com/cuesportsindia/status/852882719952445440

16th asian men's billiard championship

16th Asian Billiards (Men) Championship 2017

Question:-Who was the winner of 16th Asian Billiards (Men) Championship 2017?
(a) Alok Kumar
(b) B. Bhaskar
(c) Saurabh Kothari
(d) Pankaj Advani
Ans: (d)
Related facts:-

  • From 08 to 14 April 2017; the 16th Asian Billiards (men) championship was held in Chandigarh, India.
  • Pankaj Advani (India) defeated Saurabh Kothari (India) by 6-3 to win the 16th Asian Billiards (men) championship title in the final of the competition.
  • It is worth mentioning that for Pankaj Advani, the sixteen times world champion this is the 6th Asian Billiards and seventh Asian championship title.

Related Links:-
http://www.cuesportsindia.com/global/2017/acbs/billiards.htm
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/more-sports/snooker/billiards/pankaj-advani-beats-sourav-kothari-to-win-asian-billiards-championship-title/articleshow/58182326.cms

OUE Singapore Open

Singapore Open Super Series-2017

Question: Who amongst the followings has won the Men’s signal title in Singapore Open Super Series, 2017?
(a) Sai Praneeth Bhamidipati
(b) H.K. Vittinghus
(c) Kidambi Srikanth
(d) Lee Hyun-il
Answer-(a)
Related Facts:

  • From April 11th-16th, 2017, BWF Session, Singapore Open Super Series, 2017 concluded in Singapore.
  • Result of the tournament:
  • Men’s singles
    Winner: Sai Praneeth (India)
    Runner-up: Kidambi Srikanth (India)
  • Women’s singles
    Winner: TAI Tzu Ying (Taiwan)
    Runner-up: Carolina Marin (Spain)
  • Men’s doubles
    Winner: Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen (both Denmark)
    Runner-up: Li Junhui and Li Yuchen (both China)
  • Women’s doubles
    Winner: Kamilla Ryt Juhl and Chiristenna Pedersen (both Denmark)
    Runner-up: Misaki Mustsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi (both Japan)
  • Mixed couple
    Winner: Lu Kai and Huang Yaqiong (both China)
    Runner-up: Dechapol Puavaranukr Roh and Sapsiree Taerattanac Hai (both Thailand )

Reference:
http://bwfworldsuperseries.com/results/2655/oue-singapore-open/podium
http://www.thehindu.com/sport/other-sports/sai-praneeth-rallies-to-down-srikanth-wins-maiden-super-series-title/article18071466.ece

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