PYC Giants,Tables,GA Tigers,CCI Snooker Kings,Six Pocket Shooters and Break Point Rhynos entered the pre-quarterfinal round with contrasting wins in the 10th edition of the PYC-ATC Snooker Challenge 2013 Championship. The tournament is being organised by PYC Hindu Gymkhana and is in progress at the PYC,Deccan and Turf Club tables.
In the closest match of the day PYC Giants edged out HI5 Legends 2-1. Arun Barve lost to Ameya Kalekar 54-61,66-28,42-25,34-52,46-55,In the second match Salil Deshpande prevailed 42-15,64-44,52-56,70-35,70-35 over Piyush Limbad to level the scores at one apiece. Ashok Shetty clinched the issue for the host team winning 39-53,60-02,65-52,52-45 over Milind Koroche.
In other matches Tables scored a clinical 3-0 win over Corner Pocket. GA Tigers trounced Deccan Killers 2-0 while CCI Snooker Kings brushed past Thane Trios with a 2-0 scoreline.
Six Pocket Shooters out-potted Cue Masters Sensations 2-0,while CSD Satara were ousted 2-0 by Break Point Rhynos.
Tables bt Corner Pocket 3-0 (Ninad Ghag bt Chintamani Jadhav 66-35,53-25,64-54; Jaideep Deshpande bt Abhishek Bora 10-57,70-47,57-25,59-66,54-34; Wasim Shah bt Sanket Mutha 45-66,64-50,71-54,65-31);
PYC Giants bt HI5 Legends 2-1 (Arun Barve lost to Ameya Kalekar 54-61,66-28,42-25,34-52,46-55; Salil Deshpande bt Piyush Limbad 42-15,64-44,52-56,70-35,70-35; Ashok Shetty bt Milind Koroche 39-53,60-02,65-52,52-45);
GA Tigers bt Deccan Killers 2-0(Mahesh Jain bt Vitthal Dhamale 61-42,68-42,76-01; Siddharth Shah bt Amol Abdagiri 37-28,43-35,71-15; Sunil Jain V/S Sahil Gadiya 52-59,58-47,match stopped); CCI Snooker Kings bt Thane Trios 2-0 (Rishab Pandya bt Rohit Sardeshmukh 69-24,64-38,78-01; Hasan Badami bt Mithil Shinde 69-08,61-41,47-05; Himanshu Jain V/S Manoj Mayekar 42-54,59-49,60-40,match stopped); Six Pocket Shooters bt Cue Masters Sensations 2-0 (Yogesh Pawar bt Sameer Kongale 51-05,59-41,47-54,60-04; Akash Padalikar bt Yogi More 60-25,59-35,01-61,55-30; Manoj Bari V/S Thushar Sawadi 58-46,33-46,53-19,match stopped);
Break Point Rhynos bt CSD Satara 2-0 (Saket Saurav bt Rahul Laddad 55-49,57-25,58-40; Anupam Jha bt Shivraj mohite 70-3,72-13,38-48,46-60,67-39; Sonu Matang V/S Kaiwalya Chavan 54-21,31-64,65-53,29-63,match stopped)