Young Ishpreet Chadha stunned sixth-ranked Siddharth Parikh 3-2 in a Group ‘E’ contest of the National billiards championship here on Monday.

Ishpreet, the National sub-junior champion, made two breaks of 68 and 60 points in third and fifth frames to register a 100-44, 61-100, 100(68)-78, 58-102(97), 100(60)-84 victory. In Group ‘E’, Railways’ S. Simachalam beat Manan Chandra of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) 101-95, 100-64, 102-51.

Other top players like Alok Kumar, Sourav Kothari, Brijesh Damani and Devendra Joshi also recorded convincing wins.

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