Snooker competition this weekend

CAPTION: Snooker champs Mahendra Deo (closest to camera) and Rimal Narayan seen training at the Nadi Sports & Social Club. Photo: SHALENDRA PRASAD.

By SHALENDRA PRASAD

Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Nadi will be a hive of activity this weekend as snooker lovers from around Viti Levu will converge at the Nadi Sports and Social Club to participate in the annual North-West versus South-East competitions.

According to NSSC snooker director Rimal Narayan, the club anticipates close to 60 players (30 each side) to be participating in the one day event this Sunday.

?The South-East has been dominating the competitions for the last three-years and we will be working hard on breaking their record,? Narayan offered.

?North-West led by experienced players like Mahen Deo and Salend Goundar will put up a strong challenge this time around,? Mr Narayan added.

The North-West side is sponsored by Shop N Save Supermarkets and consists of top player from Sigatoka, Nadi, Lautoka and Ba.

The tournament will start at around 11.30am and end by 5pm in the afternoon.