KARACHI – M Asif of Punjab clinched the top berth in the new national snooker ranking issued here Friday by Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Association. He replaced province mate Imran Shahzad who had plunged down to 13th rank. Second on the ranking chart is Sultan Muhammad of Sindh.

1. M Asif, 2.Sultan Muhammad, 3.M Sajjad, 4.Naveen Perwani, 5.Abdul Sattar, 6.Sohail Shahzad, 7.Vishin Gir, 8.Sharjeel Mahmood, 9.Khurram Hussain Agha, 10.M Afzal, 11. M Imran, 12.Abu Saim, 13. Imran Shahzad.