Russian teenager Gorst defeated Chang Jung Lin of Taiwan in the final.
32 players booked their spots in the final 64 knockout stage which begins Sunday.
Defending champion and world number 1 Joshua Filler is the favourite for the title.
The German 21-year-old defeated Carlo Biado of the Philippines in a thrilling final in Doha.
The Filipino beat compatriot Roland Garcia in the final at Al Arabi Sports Club in Doha
The Englishman defeated compatriot Robert Hall 1500-1284 to win the IBSF world billiards long-format title
The Qatari team defeated Jordan 11-10 in the final
The Indian ace thrashed second seed Mike Russell in the final
The Indian quelled the challenge of compatriot Rupesh Shah in the semifinal while Russell defeated Peter Gilchrist
Myanmar’s Nay Thway Oo, Singapore’s Peter Gilchrist, and England’s Mike Russell also enter the last eight
In another match, Dhruv Sitwala of India defeated Robert Hall of England 3-2
Lyu Haotian of China displays boyish charm and cool demeanour as he stuns 16-time world champion Pankaj Advani of India in the 33rd Asian Snooker Championship final.
FOR Pankaj Advani, the elusive wait continues. The ace Indian cueist has won almost everything across all formats of cue sports, but the Asian snooker title continues to evade him all the time.
Qatar’s Mohammed Salem Al Nuaimi was unanimously elected as the new president of Asian Confederation of Billiard Sports.
FOR QatarI players, it was a familiar story of not being able to deliver when it mattered the most.