Geet Sethi, David Causier and Peter Gilchirst played finest billiards on the opening day of Long-Up Format World Championship.
Geet Sethi from India started well and won convincingly scoring 400 points against 203 of his compatriot Devendra Joshi. Two breaks of 142 and an unfinished 192 were enough for Geet to edge out Joshi who managed to score only a break of 82 points in the beginning.
After winning world title of short format last night, David Causier was also in good form. He played magnificent game and scored first 200+ break of the championship. He defeated Thanh Binh Nguyen of Vietnam 400-129.
Peter Gilchrist from Singapore also added two breaks of 158 and unfinished 196 in his total score of 400 to defeat another Vietnamese player Kein Nguyen Trung. Kein had no chance as he was on 64 when Peter started on first break and added only 4 points before the second break came from Peter.