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Kothari storms into the finals of World Billiards Championship

45   //    27 Oct 2017, 22:03 IST

Leeds, Oct 27 (PTI) Sourav Kothari of India wrapped up four games on the trot with complete command to defeat his fellow countryman Siddharth Parikh 7-5, entering the finals of the 2017 LiteTask World Billiards Championship being played at the Northern Snooker Center.

In the other semi-final played between two former world champions, Dave Causier of England defeated Rupesh Shah of India by 7-4.

This is the first time that Kothari reached the finals of the World Billiards, organized by the World Billiards Limited.

He had earlier, reached the finals of the long-up format of the IBSF World Billiards Championship last year held in Bangalore but lost to Peter Gilchrist of Singapore in the finals.

The best of 15 games finals between Sourav Kothari and David Causier will be played later in the evening

Press Trust of India (PTI) is a news agency in India
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