Monthly Archives of : May, 2007

Diamond Billiards Products Announces No Excuse Program


Diamond Billiards Products Announces No Excuse Program Diamond Billiard Products has announced the No Excuse Program, a plan to get Smart Tables into locations across the country. The program was developed to increase saturation of the Smart Table into the market by offering financing for bar and poolroom owners, vendors, and operators. “We have special […]

Abraham Takes First Billiard Tour Win


Abraham Takes First Billiard Tour Win Blaze 9-Ball Tour / Parsippany, NJ by Rick Davis The fourteenth stop of the Blaze 9-Ball Tour visited Comet Billiards in Parsippany, NJ, May 27, where David Abraham bested the 33-player field to take his first tour win of the season. Abraham tore through the winners’ side, where he […]

BCAPL Announces New Rule Book


BCAPL Announces New Rule Book The BCA Pool League (BCAPL) today announced the creation of a new rule book designed exclusively for BCAPL play. Over one year in the making, The Official Rules of the BCA Pool League becomes effective October 1, 2007. At that time, BCAPL play will be governed by the BCAPL Official […]

Ewa Laurance to appear on National Bingo Night


Ewa Laurance to appear on National Bingo Night World Billiard Champion Ewa Mataya Laurance, The Striking Viking, appears on ABC this Friday night June 1, 2007 at 9:00 PM EST, on ABC’s popular new game show, National Bingo Night. As one of the winningest players on Tour, Ewa is a member of the BCA Hall […]

Van Boening Crushes World 10-Ball Championships


Van Boening Crushes World 10-Ball Championships Predator 10-Ball Championships / Jacksonville, FL by Rick Davis After the 96-player field of the Predator World 10-Ball Championships shrunk to a mere 16 billiards players, the field was shuffled into a new single-elimination board where those who remained continued to battle for the title and payout. Taking into […]

Filipinos Dominating World 10-Ball Championships Day 2


Filipinos Dominating World 10-Ball Championships Day 2 It’s elimination time and the field is narrowing down at the Predator World 10-Ball Championships as some players were sent home early in the morning. The event, hosted at Bankshots Billiards in Jacksonville, FL, is one where the women compete with the men in the same competition. The […]

Places To Play, Places to Buy Program


Places To Play, Places to Buy Program Inside POOL Magazine and InsidePOOLmag.com are pleased to announce the Places to Play and Places to Buy Program. The program features poolrooms, upscale billiard parlors, and billiards supply stores located across the United States and Canada. This program is open to all billiard establishments. Pool rooms, upscale billiard […]

World 10-Ball Championships Continues


World 10-Ball Championships Continues World 10-Ball Championships / Jacksonville, FL by Rick Davis Day Two of the World 10-Ball Championships which began at Bankshots Billiards in Jacksonville, FL on May 25, as the field of 96 players began to dwindle down to the top 16 that will return for the single-elimination reshuffle sometime Saturday. Right […]

World 10-Ball Championships Underway


World 10-Ball Championships Underway World 10-Ball Championships / Jacksonville, FL by Rick Davis The World 10-Ball Championships got underway May 24 at Bank Shots in Jacksonville, FL, and will continue until Sunday, May 27. The event has a full 96-player field that spans top touring national and international pros, as well as a host of […]

Testa Tops in Atlantic City


Testa Tops at Atlantic City Billiards Club Blaze 9-Ball Tour / Atlantic City, NJ by Rick Davis Going undefeated, Joey Testa took the May 20 stop of the Blaze 9-Ball Tour, mostly uncontested during his run at Atlantic City Billiards Club in Atlantic City, NJ, where a 32-player field turned out to be put through […]