Monthly Archives of : February, 2011

Morra Reigns in 8-Ball at U.S. Bar Table Championships


Morra Reigns in 8-Ball at U.S. Bar Table Championships U.S. Bar Table Championships / Reno, NV InsidePOOL Staff John Morra came back from a late loss in the 8-ball division of the U.S. Bar Table Championships to take the title from Warren Kiamco in the finals. Kiamco, who won the 9-ball division earlier this week, […]

Ng Nabs First Tri-State Title


Ng Nabs First Tri-State Title Tri-State Tour / Edison, NJ by InsidePOOL Staff Richard Ng went unchallenged to take his first title on the Tri-State Tour, defeating James DeGiosafatta in the final match. The February 26 event was hosted by Sandcastle Billiards in Edison, NJ, and drew a field of 30 to vie for a […]

Dennis Orcullo Bests World 8-Ball Field


Dennis Orcullo Bests World 8-Ball Field Our final day in Fujairah began with a playoff for third place between Darren Appleton and David Alcaide. Alcaide dominated the match as Appleton only came to the table sparingly. Alcaide won 9-2. Then it was time for the Championship match between Dennis Orcullo of the Philippines and Niels […]

Kiamco Cashes in Bar Box 9-Ball


Kiamco Cashes in Bar Box 9-Ball U.S. Bar Table Championships / Reno, NV by InsidePOOL Staff Warren Kiamco took down Larry “The Truth” Nevel in the double-elimination 9-ball finals of the U.S. Bar Table Championships, earning a $4,650 paycheck for his troubles. After a first-round bye, Kiamco sent to the one-loss side Brad Huffman 9-1, […]

Seminole Pro Tour Releases Schedule


Seminole Pro Tour Releases Schedule Billiards Tour to Produce 6th Season The Seminole Pro Tour would like to thank all of the players, fans and sponsors who have supported the Seminole Pro Tour in the past. The Tour is about to embark on its 6th year and hopes that this year can be the best […]

Testa and Brothers Split on Mezz Billiards Tour


Testa and Brothers Split on Mezz Billiards Tour Mezz Pro-Am Tour / Egg Harbor, NJ by Jose Burgos It came down to Joey Testa and Josh Brothers in the finals of the February 20 stop of the Mezz Pro-Am Tour, and in the end, the two decided to split top honors. They were part of […]

16 Players Remain in World 8-Ball


16 Players Remain in World 8-Ball   Some days you have good days and some days you have bad days. On Thursday Raj Hundal of India had both at the World Pool Billiards Association (WPA) World 8-Ball Championship. He began great, destroying Konstantin Stepanov of Russia 9-0 in a perfect match where he broke and […]

Billiard Education Foundation Scholarship Opportunities for High School Seniors


Billiard Education Foundation Scholarship Opportunities for High School Seniors The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is pleased to announce that they are accepting applications for the 2011 scholarship awards. The objective of the BEF Academic Scholarship Program is to grant scholarships to high school seniors who have benefited from the sport of billiards and are pursuing […]

Pagulayan Cashes in Bar Table 10-Ball


Pagulayan Cashes in Bar Table 10-Ball U.S. Bar Table Championships / Reno, NV by InsidePOOL Staff Alex “The Lion” Pagulayan ultimately triumphed over Canada’s John Morra in the double-elimination finals of the U.S. Bar Table Championships’ 10-ball division, winning the $4,400 first-place prize. Pagulayan, who started off 2011 with a bang, winning the banks division […]

Qualification Rounds Over at World 8-Ball


Qualification Rounds Over at World 8-Ball Some big names have left for the exits in Fujairah. World 9-Ball Champion Francisco Bustamante was ahead of Daryl Peach 6-4 in the race to seven games and lost that match 7-6. He then had to defeat David Alcaide of Spain to stay alive but failed as Alcaide prevailed […]