No. 1 seeded Saeed Al-Hajri
(left) from Qatar defeated No. 2 seed, Aziz Jaffar
, Bahrain, in the second and decisive game of the title match, 195-158, to capture the title and the $20,000 first prize. Jaffar, who bested the top seed in the first game, 167-159, fell victim to the rule that the top seed must be defeated twice to win the title. The Bahraini was consoled with $10,000. Wu Siu Hong
received $6,000 for third place. Chan Shuk Han
both Hong Kong, pocketed $5,000 for fourth place and Basel Al-Onazi
, Kuwait, garnered $4,500 for fifth place.