Bhalchandra Dixit,Siddharth Baran and Gaurav Patange,all from Deccan Gymkhana Club,scored back to back wins over their respective opponents in the league round at the first edition of the Open Billiards Championship played at the Deccan Gymkhana tables on Monday.
Siddharth Baran defeated Crezol Dsilva of Turf Club 44-51,51-9,50-2. In the second match,Siddharth scored an easy win over Anupam Za of Cue Masters 50-32,50-48.
Bhalchandra Dixit of Deecan Gymkhana Club outplayed Shrivats Shevade 50-30,50-26,while in the second match,Dixit beat Prasad Date 50-47,50-48.
Gaurav Patange also scored two victories. Patange managed to win over Sahil Gadiya of Deecan 50-41,35-50,50-35,while in another match he defeated Shrivats Shevade 51-44,50-26.
PYCs Manoj Kadam defeated Sushil Dhonsale of Deccan 41-50,5-39,50-43,while Nishad Chougule got the better of Rana Kadolkar 50-31,50-17.