Qormi Football Ground added another trophy to their silverware this time claiming victory of the 2017 Maltasightseeing Christmas Cup Tournament. In a terrific final Qormi edged Senglea Bocci Club 10-9 in the decisive final.
Senglea went ahead 4-0 but Qormi recovered two frames and ended the first session trailing 2-4. In the second session both teams won three frames each and Senglea kept a 7-5 lead. In the third and final session Qormi grabbed four consecutive frames and went ahead 9-7 but Senglea Bocci Club kept the pace and leveled the score to 9-9. The game went in the decisive frame which saw Qormi fielding Anton Cuschieri and Senglea choosing Dejan Grech with the later winning the break shot and potting a colour. Grech had a great opportunity to close off the match but missed a straight red in a corner pocket and was unlucky to pot the cue ball.
With two shots in hand European Champion Cuschieri cleared off the table and gave victory to his born town team.
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Senglea Bocci Club