Asian Snooker and Billiards Competitions began in Kish
Kish Island, April 9, KFZO- The Twelfth Asian Snooker Championship under the age of 21 and The Tenth Billiard Tournament were launched on Kish Island.
According to the Public Relations of Kish Free Zone Organization, the tournament will be held from 9th to 15th of April 2011 in the Kish Olympic Sports Complex. On the first day of the tournament six Asian countries players competed against each other.
According to this report, 12 Iranian athletes will compete against 28 athletes from 10 Asian countries of India, Thailand, Singapore, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong and China within a week.
The tournament will be held individually which 30 snooker players and 20 English billiards players will compete with each other.
Iranian team will be present in the Asian Snooker Tournament under the age of 21 with six players and it will also participate in the billiards Championship with six players.
Kish Island with an area of 92 square kilometers and a population of about 25 thousand people annually hosts dozens of domestic and international sports competition and camps.
PR & Int'l Affairs Department-KFZO