Monthly Archives of : September, 2009

Kennedy Takes Second Tour Stop


J. Pechauer Southeast Open 9-Ball Tour / Savannah, GA
by InsidePOOL Staff
Tour director Tommy Kennedy took home first place at the September 26-27 installment of his J. Pechauer Southeast Open 9-Ball Tour, defeating Shawn “Big Bubba” Putnam in the finals. The second stop of the season was hosted by Southside Billiard Club in Savannah, GA, and […]

Vidal Victorious at Pro-Am 14.1 Tournament


North Jersey Straight Pool Pro-Am Quarterly / Parsippany, NJ
by Scott Abramowitz
Marc Vidal ran 93 balls from a negative 1 score to easily win the third quarter 2009 North Jersey 14.1 Straight Pool Pro-Am Quarterly tournament, held at Comet Billiards in Parsippany, NJ, during the weekend of September 26-27. If not for a brief lapse in […]

Two in a Row for Wilkie


Team DMIRO 10-Ball Tour / Roanoke, VA
by Michael Zimmerman
Shaun Wilkie took on all comers at the September 26-27 stop of the Team DMIRO 10-Ball Tour, fending off competitors to take first place. The stop was hosted by Guys and Dolls in Roanoke, VA, and featured a $1,500-added prize fund. This was Wilkie’s second win in […]

Winters Takes Joss Tour Opener


Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour / Waterville, ME
by Lea Andrews
Shane Winters didn’t let an early loss to Ivaylo Petrov slow him down—instead he rebounded to make his way through the left side of the bracket to take first place at the Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour season opener September 26-27. The $2,000-added event, which featured a […]

Bennett Crowned King in Fayetteville


Great Southern Billiard Tour / Fayetteville, NC
by Lea Andrews
In a rare Great Southern Billiard Tour appearance, Keith Bennett went undefeated, holding nothing back on his way to the finals. Though smaller than usual, the turnout for the $1,500-added event was still good as 32 players vied for the cash September 26-27 at King Street […]

Zimmerman Takes Top Honors at Dominiak Opener


Dominiak Cues Amateur Northeast 10-Ball Tour / Latham, NY
by InsidePOOL Staff
Despite a beautiful sunny fall day in the Northeast, the first stop of the Dominiak Cues Northeast Amateur 10-Ball Tour season kicked off at Diamond Eight Billiards in Latham, NY, September 26. Out of the 25-player field, Jared Zimmerman emerged with first place firmly intact, […]

Manalo Manhandles Ginky in Queens


Manalo Manhandles Ginky in Queens
Tri-State Tour / Queens, NY
by InsidePOOL Staff
A small but strong field of 20 hungry players showed up for the September 26 installment of the Tri-State Tour, with Marlon Manalo of the Philippines leading the pack all the way to the winner’s circle. Master Billiards in Queens, NY, hosted the $1,000-added event, […]

Mohegan Sun to Host Pro Billiards Extraganza of the Year


Champions from around the world will go head-to-head in a three-day extravaganza of professional billiards. The International Challenge of Champions, International Tournament of Champions and World Cup of Trick Shots will be held October 27 – 29 at Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT.
The three events are widely considered the toughest tournaments to win in professional billiards. […]

Billiard Congress of America Announces International Billiard & Home Recreation Expo Date Change


Expo Will Take Place in Las Vegas on Wednesday, July 14 – Friday, July 16, 2010
Broomfield, Colo. – September 15, 2009 ­ – The Billiard Congress of America today announced that it has changed the date of its 2010 International Billiard & Home Recreation Expo to Wednesday, July 14 through Friday, July 16, 2010 at […]

New Champions Crowned in Galveston


Korean phenom, Yu Ram Cha, certainly had her work cut out for her going into day 5 of the Women’s Pro 9-Ball Tournament at the Galveston World Classic, but would prove to be up for the challenge. Cha had suffered a loss in early rounds to Allison Fisher but would have her chance at revenge. […]