Free Press Journal
  • Charged up Thakkar puts an end Sanghvi’s fine run

    Pune : Local contender Vignesh Sanghvi’s brilliant run came to a grinding halt as he was unable to match to the superiority of Mumbai’s Rishabh Thakkar, who romped to a fluent 3-1 victory in a Senior Billiards best-of-5-frames (race to 100 points) quarter-final match of the Maharashtra State Senior Snooker & Billiards Selection (leg-1) Championship 2018 and played at the Poona Club and Deccan Gymkhana.

  • ‘Officials leased out land to Poona Club for personal gains’

    Mumbai :  Several high ranking officials have leased away 118 acres of prime land in Pune city to the prestigious Poona Club at nominal rates against personal gains in terms of the membership of the club, social activist Dr Vishwambhar Chaudhari has said in a letter written to the Chief Minister and sought stern action against the beneficiary officials under the Prevention of Corruption Act.

  • Rathi in semis after back-to-back wins

    Mumbai: Suraj Rathi of Poona Club registered impressive back-to-back wins to storm into the sub junior snooker semi-finals, in the Malabar Hill Club Maharashtra State Selection Billiards & Snooker Tournament on Thursday.