16th Asiad, Asian Games 2010, Guangzhou, China:
Pankaj Advani gets 1st gold for India
Star cueist Pankaj Advani won the first Gold for India in the 16th Asian Games by clinching the title in the billiards singles event. Defending champion Advani kept his reputation intact with a 3-2 victory over Myanmar's Oo Nay Thway in the billiards final as India boosted their medals tally to one gold, three silver and a bronze.
Pankaj Advani winner of the first Golf for India
The former world professional champion Advani beat Nay Thway with frames of 33-100, 100-61, 12-101, 101-4, 100-45 in the summit clash.