BUSINESSMAN Mahendra Deo won the Diwali Snooker Cup at the Nadi Sports Club on Friday night.
Deo outclassed Rimal Narayan with his superior potting in the final. He won 2-0.
Deo defeated Vineel Nand 2-0 in the semi-final while Narayan downed Rajinesh Nand by the same score.
Nadi Open champion Nitesh Chand lost to Shalen Gounder while defending champion David Reddy lost to Nand in the early stages.
Deo received $100 and Narayan collected $50.
The tournament was part of the Nadi Diwali Festival of Lights program which continues next week.
With the victory Deo heads into today's Sigatoka Open Championship as the top seed.