DOHA: Babar Masih of Pakistan lost to India’s Pankaj Advani to manage silver medal in IBSF 6 Red World Cup here on Tuesday.
The Pakistani quest gave tight competition to the already 23-time world champion in the final contest of the event. Pankaj defeated Babar by 7-5 frames to win his 24th World title.
Pakistan had an impressive tournament with both of their quests Babar and Haris Tahir qualifying for quarters. Babar beat his compatriot in the quarter-final to set his semi-final contest with Germany’s Richard. Babar beat Richard by 6-4 in the semi-final.