Indore:  Pankaj Advani registered an effortless victory but compatriot Manan Chandra bit
the dust in the Asian Snooker Championship at the Yeshwant Club on Monday.

 Advani beat Mangolia's Sergelen Batdelger 4-0 (86-22, 119-08, 75-51, 64-21) in a Group B match.

In the Group C, third seed Manan lost to Pakistan's Mohammad Shahid Aftab 2-3 (15-85, 34-64, 37-58, 64-36, 57-34, 38-57).

Another Indian Aditya Mehta defeated Japan's Satoshi Nakamura 4-0 (84-02, 97-06, 79-14, 65-22).

Top seed in the tournament, Pakistan's Mohammad Sajjad and Thailand's Passacorn Suvannavat also won their matches in their respective groups.

(Agencies)