After that Min Sithu put in extra efforts to counter Sourav and made breaks of 78 & 72 in second game, and break of 81 points in third game to lead 2-1.
Though Sourav responded strongly in fourth game to counter Min Sithu. It appeared that the match will lead towards the deciding game, but Sourav missed on the score of 144, which allowed Min Sithu to score the match winning break of unfinished 99 points and he caused upset.
Myanmar cueists, Aung Htay and Nay Thway Oo, have reached into the quarter-final stage clearing their first single elimination match of 2017 World Billiards Championship (Long Up format) here in Doha, Qatar. Both the players defeated Indian cueists, Siddharth Parikh and Rupesh Shah in their respective matches.