Mumbai: Top- seed Bharat Chouhan prevailed over unseeded Naren Maru 25- 7, 4- 25, 25- 4 in a thrilling three game encounter to annexe the title of the Shivsena pramukh Shri. Balasaheb Thakre Memorial Carrom Torunament organised by Shivsena Shakha 213, Gaondevi at their premises. This Tournament attracted 120 participents.
In the men Singles final Topseeded Bharat Chouhan played attacking game mixed with defence to win the first game 25- 7 in 5 Boards. In the 2nd game Naren Maru fought back to win the second game 25- 4 in 6 boards. But in the deciding 3rd game Bharat Chouhan playing aggressively to lead 18- 4 in the 5th board and won 7 points to win the game by 25- 4.