Amit wins World 10-Ball Championship
MANILA, Philippines – Filipina cue artist Rubilen Amit grabbed the Yalin Women’s World 10-Ball Championship title after defeating Britain’s Kelly Fisher, 10-7, at Resorts World Manila on Monday.
The game was tied 7-all when Amit took the last three racks to win the championship.
Fisher led at 3-1 and 6-4, but Amit rallied to lead 7-6 before the game was tied at 7-all.
Amit‘s first-place finish was her second 10-ball title after winning in 2009.
She took home $21,000, while Kelly took home $10,000.
Amit defeated Tsai Pei Chen of Taiwan, 9-7, in the semi-finals to advance, while Fisher dispatched China’s Han Yu, 9-2.