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All-India women’s snooker organised by CWCSF to be held from October 16

The 2nd All-India women’s invitation snooker tournament organised by Chakrapani Women’s Cue Sports Foundation (CWCSF) will be held from October 16 at IIT Alumni Industry Interaction Center,

CHENNAI: The 2nd All-India women’s invitation snooker tournament organised by Chakrapani Women’s Cue Sports Foundation (CWCSF) will be held from October 16 at IIT Alumni Industry Interaction Center, Chennai. Twenty one, players including 14 of the top 16 women snooker players, in the country will vie for top honours in this unique tournament.

One of popular women’s snooker tournaments is back after a gap of two years, post Covid-19. Top women cueists such as Vidya Pillai, Varshaa Sanjeev, Amee Kamani, Anupama Ramachandran, and Umadevi Revanna are among the players taking part in the Rs 7,50,000 prize money tournament. This unique tournament offers two trophies - Inspire Trophy and Plate Trophy and will be conducted on league followed by knock-out formats. All matches will be telecast live on the YouTube channel of Sportzworkz.

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