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Forth edition of doubles snooker tournament Kolkata Open 2018 begins

Kolkata, Jan 3 (UNI) The annual edition of Invitation and Doubles Snooker Tournament
KolkataOpen begins today here in Hindusthan Club.
The event started with Pro-Am (Doubles) tournament followed by individual event from
January 4 onwards.
The opening ceremony was graced by the presence of state Minister-in-Charge,
Panchayat and Rural Development Subrata Mukherjee.
He was joined by the president of West Bengal Billiards Association (WBBA) Pradeep
Saraogi, president of Hindusthan Club Shiv Kumar Lohia, Games and Sports Chairman of Hindusthan Club Abhay Kumar Surana and Secretary of Hindusthan Club N K Tulsian,
These championship is featuring professional player Alfie Burden from England, who
remained quarter finalist in two major events last year i.e. European Masters and Gibraltar
The another professional player is India’s Aditya Mehta who is also former Asian Snooker Champion and the World Games 2011 gold medallist.
The Indian players participating in the competitions two time Asian Champion Yasin
Merchant, 2016 World Masters Champion Dharminder Lilly; Multiple time Asian champion
and current World Masters bronze medallist Alok Kumar; Asian Team Snooker Gold medallist Laxman Rawat and Kolkata’s very own former Asian Billiards Champion Sourav Kothari and
the former World Bronze medallist Brijesh Damani and many more.
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Cricket's leaders engage with Dublin based companies through ICC Global Leaders Academy

17 Jul 2018 | 9:06 PM

Dubai, Jul 17 (UNI) The ICC’s investment in developing game changing leaders across
the world continued at the conclusion of the ICC Annual Conference, with the next stage
of the ICC Global Leaders Academy (GLA) taking place in Dublin through two distinct

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Shillong Golf Course remembers freedom fighter U Tirot Sing

17 Jul 2018 | 8:28 PM

Shillong, Jul 17 (UNI) Bah Tirot Sing, also known as U Tirot Sing, was one of the chiefs
of the Khasi people in the early 18th century.

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World Junior Squash Championship opens

17 Jul 2018 | 8:22 PM

Chennai, Jul 17 (UNI) The world Junior Squash Championship was formally declared open by the Tamil Nadu Minister for Youth Welfare and Sports Development, Mr P Balakrishna Reddy at a colourful function at the Indian Squash Academy here on Tuesday.

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India U-16 hold Bangkok Glass FC U-17 to 2-2 draw

17 Jul 2018 | 7:35 PM

New Delhi, July 17 (UNI) India U-16 football team struck twice to hold Bangkok Glass FC U-17 to a 2-2 draw here on Tuesday.

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Bilateral series: India beat SL by 66 runs

Bilateral series: India beat SL by 66 runs

17 Jul 2018 | 7:16 PM

Colombo, July 17 (UNI) India beat Sri Lanka by 66 runs in the third one day here on Tuesday to make it 1-2 in the 3 match bilateral series.

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