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Hucks Handles Great Southern Billiards Field


Hucks Handles Great Southern Billiards Field Great Southern Billiard Tour / Myrtle Beach, SC by InsidePOOL Staff B. J. Hucks hit a home run at the June 1-2 stop on the Great Southern Billiard Tour, going unchallenged through the field to take first place over Trent Talbert in the finals. The $1,000-added amateur stop was […]

Derby City Classic Crowns One Pocket Champ


Derby City Classic Crowns One Pocket Champ BogFoot 10-Ball and BigFoot 14.1 Straight Pool Challenge continues Thursday, the seventh day to play at the 15th Derby City Classic finds two of the three main events completed. Monday was the completion of th…

Kiamco Crowned Champion of the Johnny Archer Classic


Warren Kiamco Crowned Champion of the Johnny Archer Classic photos courtesy of Dragon Promotions by Charlie Williams Marietta, Georgia – Long time veteran Warren Kiamco did what so few players have ever been able to do, completely dominate America’s top player Shane Van Boening in the finals. Van Boening who is so accustomed to winning […]

Smith a Smash on Great Southern Billiard Tour


Smith a Smash on Great Southern Billiard Tour Great Southern Billiard Tour / New Bern, NC by InsidePOOL Staff Greg Smith came back from a late loss at the November 26-27 stop of the Great Southern Billiard Tour to double-dip Adam Bryan in the finals to take the title. The $1,500-added amateur 9-ball stop was […]

Heartbreak at U.S. Open 9-Ball


Heartbreak at U.S. Open 9-Ball U.S. Open 9-Ball Championships / Chesapeake, VA by InsidePOOL Staff It was a heart-breaking evening for some in the winners’ bracket at the 36th U.S. Open 9-Ball Championships, as the undefeated side was halved from 64 to 32. Legends of One-Pocket champion Shannon Daulton went up against fellow Kentuckian Nick […]

2011 World Junior Billiard Champions Crowned


2011 World Junior Billiards Champions Crowned The 2011 World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) World Junior 9-Ball Championship was held in Kielce, Poland on August 31 – September 4, 2011. Junior billiard champions 18 years old and younger traveled to Poland from 21 countries to compete for the world titles in both boys’ and girls’ divisions. Europe […]

Ray Martin and Jerome Keogh Inducted into the Straight Pool Hall of Fame


Ray Martin and Jerome Keogh Inducted into the Straight Pool Hall of Fame Billiards Stars Named as New Inductees to Hall of Fame New Brunswick, New Jersey – Three time World 14.1 Champion Ray “Cool Cat” Martin and 14.1 Continuous inventor Jerome Keogh will be the very first inductees into the 1st Annual Straight Pool […]

2011 PartyPoker.net World Pool Masters Field of Champions Announced


2011 PartyPoker.net World Pool Masters Field of Champions Announced POOL FANS in Manila can look forward to one of the finest line-up of current and recent champions ever assembled when the 2011 PartyPoker.net World Pool Masters takes place at the SM City North EDSA Mall in Metro Manila, Philippines from Saturday 3rd to Monday 5th […]

Ussery Usurps Park for Great Southern Billiards Claim


Ussery Usurps Park for Great Southern Billiards Claim Great Southern Billiard Tour / Sanford, NC by InsidePOOL Staff An undefeated B.J. Ussery cruised to victory at the July 16-17 installment of the Great Southern Billiard Tour, easily handling Ron Park in the final match. The $1,500-added amateur event was hosted by Speak Eazy Billiards in […]

Van Boening Snares U.S. Open 10-Ball Title


Van Boening Snares U.S. Open 10-Ball Title Shane Van Boening defeated Spain’s David Alcaide by a score of 11-6 to snare the U.S. Open 10-Ball title at the Riviera Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Van Boening picked up $15,000 for his performance while Alcaide earned $8,500. The finals of the 3rd U.S. Open […]