MANILA, Philippines—Filipino cue artist Roberto Gomez lasted till the Final 16 of the World Pool Championship, shedding his ultimate match in opposition to Skyler Woodward, 11-5, at Marshall Enviornment in Milton Keynes in England.
Gomez had an early 5-2 lead in opposition to the American however misplaced all momentum permitting Woodward to tie it at 7-7.
Woodward then secured the following 4 racks to advance to the quarterfinals however he misplaced to eventual champion Albin Ouschan of Austria, 11-5.
Gomez gained his two preliminary matches first with a detailed 9-8 win over English Stewart Colclough.
“I am enjoying actually my A-game at this time. Breaking and operating out good. I can see every part clearly. My psychological is obvious at this time.” 🗣 Superman Roberto Gomez is feeling tiptop 🦸 pic.twitter.com/ykjAuUC4DG
— Matchroom Pool (@MatchroomPool) June 8, 2021
Curiously, Gomez defeated Ouschan within the winners’ qualification 9-7.
Gomez then had fast victories over South African Muhammed Daydat, 11-2, within the Final 64 and Singapore’s Aloysius Yapp, 11-7, within the Final 32.
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