ONGCian Sourav Kothari wins All India National “A” Snooker Championship 2021

ONGC player Sourav Kothari won the All India National “A” level Snooker Championship 2021 held in Hyderabad from 10 to 14 February 2021. This was the first snooker championship after a gap of one year.

Sourav with his trophy
Sourav with his trophy

In the semi-final Sourav defeated the current National Snooker Champion Aditya Mehta of Indian Oil (5-3), former national No 2 E Panduranga Rao (4-2) in the quarter-final.

In the final, Sourav maintained his lead over Ishpreet Singh since the start in the first session and then cemented that lead to win 6-2 by defeating Ishpreet Singh, the current National 6 Reds.