7-Nation Snooker: Thepchaiya to clash with Ayouri for title today

7-Nation SnookerKARACHI: Thepchaiya Un-Nooh of Thailand will clash with Hossein Vafaei Ayouri of Iran in the final of the Jubilee Insurance 7-Nation International Snooker Championship here on Friday (today).

The finalists shattered the dreams of Pakistan’s Muhammad Asif and Muhammad Sajjad in the semifinals on Thursday evening.Asif got the distinction of chalking out tournament’s highest break of 136 but still lost his semifinal against Un-Nooh 6-2. Un-Nooh compiled a fine break of 59 in the eighth frame to complete 85-43, 55-44, 79-42, 89-13, 73-53, 37-86, 0-136, 63-36 victory. Ayouri entered the final after overcoming fighting Sajjad 6-5 in a marathon contest. The score-line was 5-90, 61-14, 00-80, 81-00, 5-70, 9-108, 78-54, 7-69, 88-17,69-56, 76-15. – Dailytimes