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Bahrain clinch World Masters Snooker Championships title

TDT | Manama                                                   

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The Bahraini national snooker team won the IBSF World Masters Snooker Championships title, defeating Belgium 4-3 in the final.

The match was played in Doha, Qatar, and lasted over four hours. Habib Sabah and Hisham Al-Saqr led the Bahraini team to victory.

Sabah won the decisive seventh frame 73-33 to clinch the title for Bahrain. The Bahraini team had a strong showing throughout the tournament.

They topped their group in the preliminary round, then beat Wales 4-2 in the quarter-finals and Afghanistan 4-0 in the semi-finals. T

his is the first time that Bahrain has won the World Snooker Masters.

It is a major achievement for the country and a testament to the talent of its snooker players.


Bahraini duo receive the trophy on the podium