Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 4:45 PM on Wednesday 3 September

/ Front page / Sport

Chauhan wins snooker league tournament

Zanzeer Singh
Sunday, June 22, 2014

SURESH Chauhan won the Six Reds snooker league tournament at the Lautoka Club on Friday.

Chauhan defeated Nitesh Chand 2-0 in the final.

In the semi-final Chauhan defeated Nilesh Chand 2-1 while Nitesh beat Philip Gock by the same score line.

Chauhan who is Lautoka Club's sports coordinator said they received overwhelming response.

He said the league tournament would be played every Friday.

"The entry fee is $5 per player," Chauhan said.

"The winner receives 40 per cent of the levy collected. The runner-up gets 20 per cent while the rest goes to the club.

"Hopefully the other clubs in the West will adopt this format to generate more interest in the sport."


Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Golan crisis
  2. One dead, two in hospital
  3. 45 Fijian soldiers held captive
  4. Prayers of love and hope for blue helmets
  5. Hundreds sign petition opposing park development
  6. Cut in rent stamp duty
  7. Police ink training deal
  8. Screening important
  9. Candidate to moot for good health
  10. Wellness program

Top Stories this Week

  1. Commander confirms captured soldiers 'safe' Friday (29 Aug)
  2. Going Golan Monday (01 Sep)
  3. Show of support Thursday (28 Aug)
  4. Rebels take our soldiers Saturday (30 Aug)
  5. Tough but right Monday (01 Sep)
  6. Police assault claim Thursday (28 Aug)
  7. Teen's ice bucket death Tuesday (02 Sep)
  8. Military not taking sides Monday (01 Sep)
  9. 45 detained Tuesday (02 Sep)
  10. Nusra demands compensation, aid, for release of soldiers Tuesday (02 Sep)