The Biggest Billiard Tournament in Southern Russia for Ivan Savvidi’s Prize Has Started
230 sportsmen from 10 countries of the world come for the 4th International billiard tournament which will last till 1st of November.
The winners will get honorary certificates, cups and money rewards. Total prize fund of the tournament, supported by «Charitable Foundation of Ivan Savvidi» and «Agrocom Group» amounts 4 million ROUBLES. It will be divided among 32 best sportsmen.
According to sponsors Rostov Tournament can already compete Kremlin Cup that will take place from 4 till 8 of November.
«It is clear that this tournament will go down in history as one of the biggest competitions according to the prize fund and sportsmen’s level of game»- mentioned Nikolay Sysoev President of Russian Billiard Federation in Rostov-on-Don.
At the opening of the tournament Ivan Savvidi President of Southern Russian Federation of Billiard was awarded by the commemorative token for support of the tournament and assistance in the staging of the first Billiard Team Championship of the World in Rostov-on-Don, which was held in summer of this year.
The tournament is aimed at the popularization of billiard, advance of sportsmen’s mastership, strengthening of international sport ties and identification of best sportsmen.