President Alvi congratulates Asif on winning World Snooker Championship


The President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi, has congratulated the new IBSF World Snooker Champion Muhammad Asif.

Pakistan’s top cueist has won his second World title by defeating Philippines Jeffrey Roda 8-5 in the final in Antalya, Turkey on November 9. He got immense praise from across the country for his splendid achievement.

Today he got a call from president Alvi who applauded his efforts o hoist the flag of Pakistan. “We all are proud of you. You have achieved great laurel for Pakistan and I heard you did this often in past,” Alvi told Asif.

They both talked about the situation of snooker in the country and ways to improve the game’s status. Asif also briefed him about the players’ issues.

Alvi assured the cueist to support him in the future to make his back stronger while participating at the international level.