Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Cuttack, Oct 25:
Five-time champion Subrat Das fought back from 0-2 down to edge out Kunal Agarwal 3-2 in an exciting semi-final of the Bluetech 21st Odisha State Senior Billiards and Snooker Championship at the Cuttack Club here today.
Also a former champion, Kunal won the first two frames 150-105 and 150-123. However, Subrat bounced back by winning the next three frames 153-41, 150-70, 152-133.
Subrat will now meet the winner of the second semi-final between Rakesh Roshan Pradhan and Sandipani Mishra, on Sunday.
In another match, Jeet Kishore Das stormed into the senior snooker pre-quarterfinals after he beat Biraj Dash 3-0.
In the earlier match of the day, Akram Khan, Mishal Swain and Akash Mohapatra won their respective first-round matches comfortably.