Billiards and Snooker for MJM Lafir Trophy
The Social and Recreational Committee of the Moors' Islamic Cultural
Home has been successful in the past in conducting the MJM Lafir
Billiards and Snooker Tournament in memory of the late World Billiard
Champion MJM Lafir.
Late M.J.M. Lafir immortalized in Sports record Books by winning the
World Amateur Billiard Championship in 1973 and in the process
establishing few records brought unprecedented reckoning to Sri Lanka.
The fame and prestige he brought to his motherland was so overwhelming
that all nations were magnanimous in their praise for him and the land
that produced this amazing Cueist.
This International Tournament which has representation from
Clubs/Societies/Associations affiliated to the Billiards and Snooker
Association of Sri Lanka with the participation of some of the top
ranked players from India will be held from March 25 to April 06, 2013.
Mayor of Colombo A. J. M. Muzammil will be the Chief Guest on the
The MICH Billiard Parlour at No. 115, Dematagoda Road, Colombo 9 has
been the appropriate and magnificent venue for the conduction of such a
Tournament with fully equipped 04 International Standard Billiard
Tables, Air-conditioned Parlour and a seating accommodation for more
than 150 spectators.
Entry Forms are available with all affiliated Clubs of Billiards and
Snooker Association of Sri Lanka and also could be obtained from the
Main sponsors of Snooker Challenge Trophy is M.J.M. Azwer and
sponsors of billiard, Ajward Hashim Challenge Trophy is donated by