Monday, June 8, 2009

Filipino pride: Rubilen Amit won Women's World 10-Ball

Rubilen Amit of the Philippines captured the first ever JBET Women’s World 10 –Ball championship on a thrilling finals match last Saturday. The Filipina cue artist defeated Liu Shin Min Liu of Taiwan to secure the victory.

Amit asserted her dominance in the match by posting a 10-4 lead to win the match in the Sky Dome at SM North Edsa in Quezon City.

The Filipina pocketed the $20,000 top purse and the honor of being the first Women's World 10-Ball champion.

Among the contenders were Women’s World No. 1 Kelly “Kwikfire” Fisher of UK, 9-Ball champion Allison “Duchess of Doom” Fisher of UK, former No. 1 Jeanette Lee of the US, and Jasmin Ouschan of Austria.

The Filipina is also a three-time Southeast Asian Games gold medalist.

1 comment:

Betchai said...

Though I do not know anything about poker, but am happy to know a fellow Filipina won the tournament. Thanks for sharing.

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