Category Archives of : Billiard Tour News – Pool Tour News

Van Boening Out; Schmidt Survives; Hohmann & Appleton Dominate Day 3-4


   Van Boening Out; Schmidt Survives; Hohmann & Appleton Dominate Day 3-4   Report courtesy of Phil Capelle . 76th World 14.1 September 5-11, 2016  New York City,  Steinway Billiards. Photos by EDionisio.com    Two unlikely heroes in Lo and Zvi emerged from the double elimination round New York City- Day 3 D-Day at the AndyClothUSA.com World Tournament of 14.1 say half […]

The 76th World 14.1 Begins! Hohmann & Lo on Top of Day 1-2


The 76th World 14.1 Begins! Hohmann & Lo on Top of Day 1-2   Photos by EDionisio.com. 76th World 14.1 September 5-11, 2016  New York City,  Steinway Billiards.  Jayson Shaw came from -2 down to run a 102 against Van Boening New York City- After 2 days of play, defending champion Thorsten Hohmann of Germany stands at the top […]

130pm LIVE: Appleton vs Van Boening/Yednak!: Watch Day 4 of the 76th World 14.1


 Next LIVE at 1:30pm : USA vs England!! 🇺🇸🇬🇧 Appleton vs Van Boening or Yednak! If SVB wins this will set-up a rematch from the 2014 finals and Shane will be out for revenge for that and the Mosconi Cup! Or will Yednak be the spoiler? 5:00 pm and 7:30pm matches TBA. Watch now! $15 […]

76th World 14.1 TV SCHEDULE Day 1! Hohmann,Schmidt,Appleton,Immonen,Shaw,Orcullo


New York City-  The 76th World 14.1 starts today September 5th with the AZBTV livestream TV table on Rasson Billiards  uniquely designed Victory Table premiering in New York City for the first time. Event elite partners include Mr.Tom Gleich, Dr. Gregory Diehl, Mr. Greg Hunt of Amsterdam Billiards, and Mr. Harold Siegel of Excelsior Graphics. The World Tournament Official Equipment will feature all matches played on Andy Cloth with Aramith Balls. Patron sponsors include Dr. James Heller, […]

6th Annual Straight Pool Hall of Fame Nominees: Final Qualifiers for the World 14.1


6th Annual Straight Pool Hall of Fame Nominees: Final Qualifiers for the World 14.1Tomorrow 76th World 14.1 September 5-11, 2016  New York City,  Steinway Billiards The greatest 14.1 players in history come back each year to vie for the most prestigious & traditional title in pool   New York City- The 2016 nominees for the prestigious Straight Pool Hall […]

28th Annual BEF Junior Nationals Concludes a Year of Records, Repeats and Remembrance


Photos Courtesy of JP Parmentier & Billiard Education Foundation, Story by Earl Munson

BEF Loses a Family Member


June 29, 2016 (Denver, CO): The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of a member of its “family.” Brendan Crockett and his brother Jeff tragically lost their lives in a fatal car accident on June 28th, 2016. Brendan was only 21 years old, and his brother was 24. Brendan […]

6 Qualifiers for the World 14.1: Iowa, New Jersey, NYC Added 76th World 14.1 September 5-11, 2016 New York City, Steinway Billiards


                  The greatest 14.1 players in history come back each year to vie for the most prestigious & traditional title in pool New York City- All 6 official qualifiers for the 76th World 14.1 has been announced. All six locations have previously held World 14.1 qualifiers before, which […]

Kamuiā€™s Ongoing Quest for Excellence


June 14, 2016 (Denver, CO): The Billiard Education Foundation is thrilled to announce Kamui will once again be recognizing 4.0 students with sponsorships as part of their Quest for Excellence award during this year’s Junior National 9-Ball Championships. This year, four lucky billiard student-athletes will be featured as part of Kamui’s Quest for Excellence. These […]

New York City- The first 3 official qualifiers for the 76th World 14.1 has been announced.


   The greatest 14.1 players in history come back each year to vie for the most prestigious & traditional title in pool New York City- The first 3 official qualifiers for the 76th World 14.1 has been announced. NYC’s NAPL National Amateur Pool League, Easy Street Billiards in California, and Red Shoe Billiards in Chicago […]