Billiards: PH’s Rubilen Amit secures No. 3 spot in world rankings


Posted at Sep 28 2019 01:44 AM

Former world women's billiards champion Rubilen Amit leapfrogged to the top 3 in the international rankings based on the recent list released by the World Pool-Billiards Association.

Amit, the first Filipina billiards player to become world champion, amassed a total of 10,573 points.

Her scores were based on her performances in the 2019 China Open and the 9-ball World Cup where she gained 5,323 and 5,350 points, respectively.

She is just behind Chinese aces Yu Han and Chen Siming.

Yu scored a total of 12,180 points to seize the top ranking, followed by Chen (10,720).

Amit will play in the coming Southeast Asian Games, where she has already won 6 gold medals over the years.

Amit is a 2-time World 10-ball ladies champion (2009, 2013) and a one time World ladies 9-ball champion (2007).

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