Elphinstone CC’s Rayaan Ramzi and former two-time Asian Snooker champion Yasin Merchant of Khar Gymkhana billiards room, here on Wednesday.
The 16-year-old Rayaan potted fluently to outshine Sagar Patne of outshining Sagar Patne of Thane and cruised to a 3-0 victory in the best-of -5-frame tie to a 3-0 victory in the best-of-frame tie to qualify for the main draw.
Yasin tamed Yogesh Kute of Vashi 3-0 to qualify for the main draw as well.
Snooker qualifying (Round-3): Yasin Merchant (KG) beat Yogesh Kute (Vashi) 3-0 (81(31)-22, 64-58, 67-13); Siddhesh Mulay (Chiplun) best Sohail Petiwala (Mazagon) 3-1 (72-45,60-14,52-31); Yogesh Sharma (Pune) beat Walter Vaz (Bombay Gymkhana) 3-1 (49-11, 48-21, 32-59, 66-44); Rayaan Razmi (ECC) beat Sagar Patne (Thane) 3-0 (53-12, 62-29, 73(39)-47).
From Online Sources