Category Archives of : Independent Tournaments – International Challenge of Ch

Sudden Death Finals Go to Feijen


Sudden Death Finals Go to Feijen by InsidePOOL Staff The International Challenge of Champions crowned a new victor Thursday evening in Niels “The Terminator” Feijen, who triumphed over Lee Van Corteza in a thrilling sudden-death tiebreaker. Produced by Billiards International, Ltd., this two-day event awarded a stunning winner-takes-all first prize of $50,000. In the first […]

International Billiard Champions Clash


International Billiard Champions Clash by InsidePOOL Staff The first day of the 17th Annual International Challenge of Champions billiard tournament wrapped up with not one sudden-death playoff, an unusual occurrence. Hosted by the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT, this event is presented by Billiards International, Ltd. With the staggering winner-takes-all prize of $50,000, the […]

Efren Closes Day 1 of the International Challenge of Champions


Efren Closes Day 1 of the International Challenge of Champions By InsidePOOL Staff In the match of the evening between Efren The Magician Reyes and Nick Van Den Berg, Reyes triumphed 7-4 after his opponent hung the case 9 ball in the jaws of the pocket. This match was o­ne of the best of the […]

Olhausen Official Table Sponsor of International Challenge of Champions


Olhausen Official Table Sponsor of International Challenge of Champions May 22, 2003, San Diego, CA ¾ Olhausen Billiard Manufacturing, Inc. (“Olhausen”), announced today that billiards champions from around the world will go head-to-head in the Thirteenth Annual INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS. The winner-take-all $50,000 event will be held August 13th – 14th at the Mohegan […]

2003 International Challenge of Champions


2003 International Challenge of Champions Pocket pool champions from around the world will go head-to-head in the Thirteenth Annual INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS. The winner-take-all $50,000 event will be held August 13-14, 2003, at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT. The Challenge of Champions is widely considered the toughest tournament to win in professional […]

Top Field Narrowed to 4 at International Challenge of Champions


Top Field Narrowed to 4 at International Challenge of Champions By InsidePOOL Staff With eight of the world’s top players present to vie for the $50,000 first place prize at the International Challenge of Champions, which kicked off today, August 11, 2004, o­nly four remain for Thursday’s matches. Presented by Billiards International, Ltd., the event […]

International Challenge of Champions Coming Soon


International Challenge of Champions Coming Soon Wednesday, August 11, 2004 marks the kick off of the 14th Annual International Challenge of Champions at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, CT and winds up o­n August 12, 2004. The format is a modified single elimination that features eight of the most talented poolplayers from around the […]