|9 Apr 2014||to||14 Apr 2014|
We are delighted to announce one of our Majors – the Asian Grand Prix in Chandigarh. This event will be preceded by a warmup event, the Indian Open on 9th and 10th April.
Asian Grand Prix
This will be a short format tournament, of a set of best-of 150-up frames. 5 at group stage stepping up to 11 in the final.
Since this is a major, it attracts double ranking points. For an explanation of Ranking Points, click here.
This will be the standard format of 1-hour group stage games, and thereafter 90 minute games. This tournament has standard ranking points.
The official hotel for the tournament is the Shivalikview. It is approx. 3 km from the venue, and the host association will provide transport to/from the venue.
The address is: Sector 17 E, Chandigarh 160 017. Their phone numbers are: (91172) 4643888, 4644888, 4644451- 4644454.
The specially discounted room rate (in US $) is $80 for a single or double, or $100 for a triple. These rates are for the deluxe category rooms and include all taxes, breakfast buffet and dinner.
The venue is: UT Guest House, Sector 6, Chandigarh (near Sukhna Lake).
Chandigarh Airport. The host association will provide airport hospitality.
Many thanks to Alok Kumar and the Punjab Billiards and Snooker Association for the organisation of these two events.