Pankaj Advani was born on July 24, 1985, in Pune, Maharashtra.
Pankaj Advani is the world champion of snooker and billiards.
Pankaj won the first professional billiards world title in the year 2001.
Earlier, he had won the Amateur World billiards and snooker championship.
He won a gold medal in the Asian Games held in Doha in 2006.
Pankaj Advani is the only player to win the most world title in billiards and snooker for India.
Their names are 19 world titles.
Pankaj has won gold medals in both the billiards and the snooker in the world championship.
Pankaj Advani was given the 'Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna' Award (2006).
In addition, under the leadership of Pankaj Advani, the Indian team named the gold medal in the Asian Team Snooker Championships.
Pankaj Advani, Padma Bhushan, won the Asian Billiards Championship title in March 2018.
With the win of this title, Pankaj has strengthened its claim for the World Championships to be held.