Pakistan beats India in a thrilling competition to win Asian Snooker Championship
The Pakistani side comprised of Babar Masih and Muhammad Asif. Ace cueist Masih’s top form led Pakistan to clinch the gold medal.
In the first frame of the final, Masih dominated the proceedings against opponent Pankaj Advani with an 81 break, winning the frame 110-2. In the second frame, Malkeet Singh defeated Mohammad Asif 81-47 to level the final 1-1.
Pakistan got a 2-1 lead by winning the double’s encounter 72-70, played by Masih and Asif. However, India won the fourth frame to make it 2-all.
Pakistan’s Masih dominated the final frame, winning it by 98-18 against Malkeet to claim the Asian Team Snooker Championship title by 3-2.