Monthly Archives of : August, 2009

Lampert Double-Dips Marr on OB Cues Ladies Tour

The OB Cues Ladies 9-Ball Tour stopped in to Fast Eddie’s in Waco, TX the weekend of August 29-30th. Forty-five players arrived on Saturday morning to compete in the $2000 added event. In addition to the ladies, James Hanshew was on site both days to perform any repair work needed and Ray “Bigtruck” […]

Challenge Match with Orcollo and Van Boening Announced for Galveston World Classic

Taylor Road Productions is pleased to announce a $5,000 challenge match between Shane Van Boening and Dennis Orcollo to be held on Monday, September 14, 2009 at 8pm CST. The match is just one of the matches scheduled in a series of challenges matches to be staged in conjunction with the Galveston World Classic.
Shane […]

Shearer Brings His A-Game to Great Southern Billiard Tour Finale

Great Southern Billiard Tour / LaGrange, GA
by Lea Andrews
Brad Shearer, who has cashed in more than a couple Great Southern Billiard Tour events this season and placed as high as second, chose the season finale to make his biggest splash yet. The scene of his victory was Chalk It Up Billiards in La Grange, […]

USA Break Off in Manila Spectacle

Morris Confident of World Cup of Pool Glory
Rodney Morris is confident Team America can successfully defend their World Cup of Pool title this week.
Morris and team-mate Shane Van Boening triumphed in 2008 and will be reunited in Manila, Philippines for this year’s competition, which will be sponsored by and staged at the SM North […]

Hopkins Brings It to Inaugural Event

Team DMIRO 10-Ball Tour / New York City, NY
by Jerry Tarantola
At the first stop of the Tiger Products and Team DMIRO Nationwide 10-Ball Tour, presented by Allen Hopkins, a tough group of pros and amateur from around the area as well as other parts of the world turned out to play August 29-30 at host […]

Uwate Wipes Out KF Cues Amateur Field

KF Cues Tour / Tampa, FL
by Lea Andrews
It was the amateurs’ turn to shine on the KF Cues Tour as their season of one-day tournaments culminated in a two-day finale August 29-30, but it was David Uwate who rebounded from an early loss to outshine the rest. Uwate was among the field of 70 […]

Rademakers Rakes in WPBA Qualifier

Northwest Women’s Pool Association / Bellevue, WA
by Suzanne Smith
The weekend of August 15-16 was a great one for competition at the Northwest Women’s Pool Association’s fifth tour stop of the season, hosted by The Parlor in Bellevue, WA. Twenty-six women came out to fight for the title and the tour’s last WPBA qualifier of 2009, […]

Cohen Shocks World as the New Predator World 14.1 Champion

Cohen made history as France’s first World Pool Champion
Parsippany, New Jersey- There’s a new sheriff in straight pool town, Stephan Cohen. In an event where names like Ortmann, Hohmann, Immonen dominated headlines all week, relatively unknown Stephan Cohen of France surprised everyone, including himself. Cohen’s win capped off the 6 days of the Predator […]

Private: Dailey Takes the Day in Parsippany

Tri-State Tour / Parsippany, NJ
by InsidePOOL Staff
The August 29 installment of the Tri-State Tour rolled into Comet Billiards in Parsippany, NJ, for their $500-added stop. Of the 34 participants, it was relative newcomer Duane Dailey who walked away with the $700 first-place prize.
Dailey found himself in the final four undefeated and then bested Teddy Lubis […]

Showdown at Predator World 14.1 Championship

Immonen and Ortmann Face Off Saturday
It took the likes of a player such as Mika Immonen to take out former World 14.1 Champ Thorsten Hohmann. Immonen controlled the match till the end, despite a late rally from the German. Oliver Ortmann easily dispatched USA’s Earl Herring and Scotland’s Jonni Fulcher to advance to the semi-finals […]