India’s Rupesh Shah and Sourav Kothari settled for bronze medals at the WBL Billiards (Long up) Championship at Leeds on Tuesday. Shah lost his semi-final to David Causier of England, where he fell short by 47 points to settle for third place. Causier won 1250-1203.
In second semi-final, the other Indian in the fray, Kothari also settled for bronze after losing to the legendary Peter Gilchrist of Singapore 1250-432.
During the play, Peter made breaks of 105, 180, 138, 244, 141, 84 whereas Kothari could manage break a of 209. Kothari entered the final after defeating compatriot Siddharth Parikh 7-5.