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Pankaj Advani Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | November 21, 2023

Date of Birth

24 / July / 1985


39 Years


Billiards and Snooker player

Pankaj Advani was born on July 24, 1985, in Pune, India, to a Sindhi family. He has been a 23-time world winner of the World Billiards as well as Snooker Federation (IBSF). In this article, we are going to look at the background, career, titles, and accomplishments of Pankaj Advani so read the article to the close.

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Pankaj Arjan Advani is an Indian Billiards player and a former professional Snooker player. He has been a three-time International Billiards and Snooker Federation world champion. Awarded 16 world billiards titles, including the IBSF World Billiards Championship on 15 occasions and also the World Team Billiards Championship once. He has many nicknames, such as “The Prince of India, The Golden Boy, The Prince of Pune”

Family and Education

He was born on 24 July 1985, to a Sindhi family from Pune, India. Parents were Arjan Advani, and Kajal Advani. There is also an older brother, Dr. Shree Advani who himself was a well-known Sported in the field of Performance Psychology and Sported. It was he who introduced Pankaj to the sport.

Advani began his career in Kuwait before making the move to Bangalore, India. He attended Bangalore’s Frank Anthony Public School, Bangalore, and then completed the bachelor’s program in commerce at Sri Bhagawan Mahaveer Jain College. He was trained in snooker by former champion national Snooker winner Arvind Savur.

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Early Life

Pankaj and Shree attended their school, the Frank Anthony Public School, Bangalore, and both became Head Boys at the school. Since Pankaj often missed important school functions and events like Annual Day or Sports Day because of his competitions.

A delicate balance is demonstrated through the evidence that, despite having to compete in the 2002 Asian Games in Korea, Pankaj was able to be a top performer on both ICSE in addition to the ISC board examinations. He holds an undergraduate degree in Commerce from SBM Jain College.


Advani began his international competitive debut in 1999 during the World Billiards Championship in England. After his World Snooker Champion title win in 2003, he was awarded the IBSF World Billiards Championship in 2005 in Qawra, Malta, where Advani became the first player to win the “Grand Double.”

He has been awarded”the “Grand Double” on three occasions: 2008 in Bangalore as well as 2014. England and again in Myanmar. The only Indian to have taken home the title of world amateur champion in both billiards and snooker.

Net Worth According to, Pankaj Advani’s net worth is estimated at close to Rs53.5 million (i.e. around $7 million).

Favorite Things
Player Roger Federer
Food Idli
Songs Sadi Gali (Tanu Weds Manu), Greece 2000, Unforgivable by Armin Van Buuren and Nothing Else Matters by Metallica
Designers Manoviraj Khosla, Wendell Rodricks, and Babita Malkani
 Holiday Spots Goa, Melbourne

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Body Measurements Chest: 38 Inches
Waist: 30 Inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
Birth Place Pune Maharashtra
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 173 CM
Height In Meter 1.73 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Arjan Advani
Mother: Kajal Advani
Profession Billiards and Snooker player
Siblings Brother: Dr. Shree Advani
Spous Saniya Shadadpuri
Weight 65 Kg
43 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Leo


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