KATHMANDU: Regan Shrestha of Ajima Snooker House won the title of the first Chakra Lama-Kisan Lama Memorial Nationwide Open Snooker Tournament here on Saturday.

Shrestha defeated Som Lama of Last Break 8-6 in the best-of-15 final and he received Rs 211,500 along with the trophy. Runner-up Lama got Rs 91,500.

Losing semi-finalists Deepak Magar of NRT and Aman Karki of First Break earned Rs 30,500 each. Magar won highest break award for his 84-point break and he got Rs 21,500. No cueist was able to grab the one million rupees prize for 147-point break and Rs 200,100 for 100-point break.

A version of this article appears in the print on March 07, 2021, of The Himalayan Times.