Monthly Archives of : January, 2011

Wolrab Wraps up Lucasi Billiards Win


Wolrab Wraps up Lucasi Billiards Win Lucasi Hybrid All-American Tour / Cedar Rapids, IA by InsidePOOL Staff The January 15 stop of the Lucasi Hybrid All-American Tour drew a full 32-player field to 2nd Avenue Corner Pocket in Cedar Rapids, IA, where room owner Dennis Wolrab took top honors. The $500-added event featured a double-elimination […]

Philippine Open Moved to April 5-11


Philippine Open Moved to April 5-11 The WPA is pleased to announce that Raya Sport has agreed to move the dates of the Philippine Open to April 5-11, 2011. This alleviates a crowding problem with the international sports calendar and should help players around the globe to better schedule their activities. As the number of […]

Orcollo 9-Ball Champ and Van Boening All-Around Master at Derby City Classic


Orcollo 9-Ball Champ and Van Boening All-Around Master at Derby City Classic Derby City Classic / Elizabeth, IN by InsidePOOL Staff In the much-anticipated final division of the Derby City Classic, Dennis Orcollo walked away with the 9-ball title, routing Shane Van Boening in the final match. Van Boening didn’t look too sad, though, as […]

Mosconi Cup Ranking System Announced


Mosconi Cup Ranking System Announced MATCHROOM SPORT can announce the qualification system for the 2011 PartyPoker.net Mosconi Cup which takes place in Las Vegas from 8 – 11 December. For the first time, Matchroom will be operating their own ranking lists, and this year, the majority of both sides will come from two separate ranking […]

Morris Snares Fatboy Event at Derby City Classic


Morris Snares Fatboy Event at Derby City Classic Derby City Classic / Elizabeth, IN by InsidePOOL Staff “Rocket” Rodney Morris claimed the $9,000 first-place prize in the Fatboy 10-Ball Challenge Friday night, defeating recent U.S. Open victor Darren Appleton in the finals. The Fatboy Challenge is a single-elimination, 16-player tournament with a $1,000 entry fee […]

Van Boening Defeats Strickland in Derby City Classic One-Pocket


Van Boening Defeats Strickland in Derby City Classic One-Pocket Derby City Classic / Elizabeth, IN by InsidePOOL Staff Shane Van Boening became the newest one-pocket division winner at the Derby City Classic, winning a double-hill match over Earl Strickland in the finals. The second event of the tournament began with 317 players and featured a […]

Derby City Classic One-Pocket Winds Down as 9-Ball Begins


Derby City Classic One-Pocket Winds Down as 9-Ball Begins Derby City Classic / Elizabeth, IN by InsidePOOL Staff The one-pocket division of the 13th Annual Derby City Classic is in its last stages, with the finals scheduled for some time January 27. The third division, the open 9-ball event, began January 26 with 301 players, […]

Rocket and Dragon to Perform Pool School at Red Shoe Billiards


Dragon & Rocket at Poison Pool School & Shows at Mark II Lounge & Red Shoe Billiards Poison Cues will bring world class billiard professionals Charlie Williams and Rodney Morris to Chicago for two special appearances at the Mark II Lounge and Red Shoe Billiards on February 1 and February 2. Red Shoe Billiards will […]

National Amateur Pool League Sponsors 2011 Predator Tour


National Amateur Pool League Sponsors 2011 Predator Tour 2011 Predator Tour is proud to announce the National Amateur Pool League, also known as the NAPL, as the official co-title sponsor of the 2011 Predator Tour. Many thanks to Predator Cues for their amazing commitment to our beautiful sport as well as the tour. The 2011 […]

Pagulayan Picks off Derby City Classic Banks Title


Pagulayan Picks off Derby City Classic Banks Title Derby City Classic / Elizabeth, IN by InsidePOOL Staff The Derby City Classic staff decided to go ahead with the banks event Monday evening and finish it out, so the final seven players returned to battle it out for the $10,000-added prize fund and 9-ball banks title. […]