Cen wins Lautoka snooker championship

TONY Cen won the Six Reds Snooker Championship at the Lautoka Club on Friday. He defeated former Fiji number three Nitesh Chand 2-1 in the final.

Cen the 2013 North West Billiards and Snooker Association Six Reds League champion played patiently without taking any risks.

In the semi-final Cen beat Suresh Chauhan 2-1. In the other semi-final, Chand downed Simon Reddy by the same score line.

At the Nadi Sports Club, Rimal Narayan defeated William Lee 2-1 in the final.

In the semi-final Narayan beat Munesh Prasad 2-1 while Lee defeated David Reddy 2-0.

Chauhan who is also the association president said the Six Reds event served as the ideal buildup for the Fiji International in Suva next month.

The Fiji International has attracted players from Canada, New Zealand and Australia.

Sponsored by Rattan Limited of Sigatoka, it will be held at the Fiji Club, Merchants Club and Defence Club from October 11-12.