Monthly Archives of : July, 2009

Kelly Fisher Ready to Defend U.S. Open Title

WPBA U.S. Open / Norman, OK
by InsidePOOL Staff
Kelly Fisher arrived in Norman, OK, ready to defend her WPBA U.S. Open title against 63 other hopefuls at the Riverwind Casino. The event began July 30 and will conclude August 2.
K. Fisher is making a strong bid for the title, having won her first-round match against Erica […]

World Cup of Pool Teams Named

Matchroom Sport can announce the countries taking part in the 2009 World Cup of Pool. 32 teams representing 31 nations will be present in Manila, Philippines from 1-6 September to contest what is pool’s most prestigious team prize.
The Philippines, as host nation, will have two teams present with pool legends Francisco Bustamante and […]

Latest Billiards Magazine Released for Free Download

July/August 2009 Issue of Inside POOL Magazine Available for Free Download
The July/August 2009 issue of Inside POOL Magazine, which features Darren Appleton on the cover after his win at the Party Poker World Pool Masters, has been made available for free download at  This month the download features new technology in online magazine viewing […]

Iceman Crushes Amsterdan Billiards Event

Mika Immonen Dominant in Stellar Performance at Amsterdam Billiards
Written By Jerry Tarantola,
A full field of 64 pool players quickly sold out the Predator Tour’s 10th event of the season. Even though it was a beautiful summer weekend, the field was filled in 40 minutes. The popular Manhattan local drew top local and regional players […]

Galveston World Classic Announces Arena Admission Packages

Taylor Road Productions is pleased to announce a selection of admission packages for the Galveston World Classic, which is a $1,000,000 billiard event taking place September 11-20, 2009 at Moody Gardens in Galveston, TX. The packages are primarily for the various arenas that top professionals will be participating over the course of the Galveston […]

Junior National Billiards Champions Crowned

Shuffett, Lovely, Crockett and Miller Crowned Junior Nationals Champions
Billiard Education Foundation Junior Nationals / Normal, IL
Nearly 100 hopeful junior players arrived for the Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) 21st Annual Junior Nationals, held July 23-26 in the Bone Student Center at Illinois State University in Normal, IL, and when the dust of the heated competition settled, […]

Wheeler, Howe Wipe Out KF Cues Field

KF Cues 9-Ball Tour / Fort Pierce, FL
by Lea Andrews
Adam Wheeler chose to earn his first KF Cues 9-Ball Tour Open win on the last regular stop of the season. Wheeler went undefeated through the field of 41 who arrived at Ultimate Billiards in Fort Pierce, FL, for the $1,000 added event July 25, […]

Davis Deals a Blow to the Speakeazy Billiards Field

Great Southern Billiard Tour / Sanford, NC
by Lea Andrews
Sean Davis plowed an undefeated path through the Great Southern Billiard Tour field the weekend of July 25-26. The $1,500-added A/B amateur event, held at Speakeazy Billiards in Sanford, NC, drew 74 tough competitors.
B-ranked Davis found himself in the hot seat match following a hill-hill match with […]

DeGiosafatto Takes Down the Comet Billiards Field

The Tri-State Tour / Parsippany, NJ
by Lea Andrews
James DeGiosafatto, Jr. came through the one-loss side to claim first in The Tri-State Tour’s second stop of the new season. The $500-added C-D event drew 25 players to Comet Billiards in Parsippany, NJ.
C+-ranked DeGiosafatto’s early loss took him out of the spotlight, and as the final […]

No Stopping Taylor on New England Women’s Tour

New England Women’s 9-Ball Tour / East Wareham, MA
by Lea Andrews
Although Liz Taylor found herself in an unfamiliar place at the third stop of the New England Women’s 9-Ball Tour – the left side of the bracket – she ended the day where she has at each stop so far: first place. Taylor was […]