Hurghada ( Egypt), Nov 21: Ace cueist Pankaj Advani won the IBSF World Snooker Championship after defeating his Chinese opponent Zhua Xintong in the final here on Saturday.
Advani beat his 18-year-old Chinese opponent 8-6 in the best-of-15 final at Sunrise Crystal Bay resort in Hurghada.
The IBSF World Snooker Championship win has taken the ace cueist’s world title count to 15.
He had entered the finals of the tournament after defeating Alex Borg of Malta 6-0 on Friday.
Last month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had met the ace billiards player at his 7, RCR residence in Delhi.
Advani had also pocketed his 14 world title with the triumph in IBSF World Billiards Championship.
(With Agency Inputs)