ARISTOS Pampouris won his second Cuestars Under-21 Plate winner’s trophy of the season in a high-quality final against Harry Wyatt at Fareham Snooker Club.
Silver player Wyatt (Ferndown), receiving a 14-pont handicap start, built up a handy lead with a break of 22.
But Gold player Pampouris (Chingford) responded with a run of 71 and wrapped up victory following a tussle on the colours.
Jesters Snooker Club, Swindon, hosts the sixth and final legs on Sunday, October 3.
Find out more about event sponsor Fareham Snooker Club at www.farehamsnooker.co.uk.
Aristos Pampouris: 71, 42.
PLATE RESULTS (ONE-FRAME MATCHES)
PRELIMS: Chloe White (Waterlooville Sports Bar) beat Alex Evans (Castle SC, Brighton), William Thomson (Chandlers Ford SC) beat Louie Ayling (Castle SC, Brighton), Tyler Beer (Chandlers Ford SC) beat Chris Bennett (Chandlers Ford SC), Aristos Pampouris (Cousins, London) beat Caden Read (Chandlers Ford SC).
QUARTER-FINALS: Chloe White beat Thomson, Pampouris beat Beer, Harry Wyatt (Greenbaize, Bournemouth) beat Callum White (Waterlooville Sports Bar), Steven Hughes (Chandlers Ford SC) beat Casey Turner (Castle SC, Brighton).
SEMI-FINALS: Wyatt beat Hughes, Pampouris beat Chloe White.
FINAL: Pampouris beat Wyatt.