Ab Samstag, dem 05. November 2011 wird es auf den Philippinen eine Reihe von hochklassigen Showmatches geben. Die erste Begegnung unter dem Motto „The Face Off – Philippine Bigtime Billiards“ wird das Aufeinandertreffen der derzeit wohl besten Spieler der Welt. Ralf Souquet wird in einem Showmatch auf Dennis Orcollo treffen. Gespielt wird 10 Ball bis 9 mit Winnerbreak. Das letzte Match zwischen den beiden gab es vor einigen Wochen im Finale des World Pool Masters 2011, dort gewann Souquet mit 8-5 und sicherte sich erneut den Titel! Das Preisgeld pro Partie beträgt 5.000$ für den Sieger, der Verlierer bekommt immerhin noch 2.500$. Dieses Match wird beim Sportwettenanbieter Mega Sports World Live übertragen, sowie bei Solar Sports, Sky Channel 70 und im öffentlichen Livestream von Starbilliards! An den darauffolgenden 3 Samstagen wird es die Begegnungen zwischen dem Sieger aus Ralf Souquet vs. Dennis Orcollo und Carlo Biado (12. November) geben. Am 19. November spielen dann Ronnie Alcano und Daryl Peach gegeneinander und am 26. November kommt es zur Partie zwischen Francisco Bustamante und Daryl Peach.
16th June – 2017 12BET World Cup of Pool Three more through to quarter finals Chinese Taipei 7-5 Poland China 7-0 Germany Austria 7-2 Russia THREE MORE TEAMS made their way through to the weekend and the quarter finals as the 12BET World Cup of Pool as play continued at the York Hall, Bethnal Green, London. There were wins for China, Chinese Taipei and Austria with just three more round two matches left to conclude this evening. Featuring 32 two-man teams from around the globe, the 12BET World Cup of Pool is into its 11th year as reigning champions Chinese Taipei attempt to become the first team ever to successfully defend the title at the York Hall. Defending champs Chinese Taipei came from behind to defeat the Polish pair of Mateusz Sniegocki and Wojciech Szewczyk and keep their dreams alive of retaining their title. Both teams played a scrappy game and it was anyone’s at 5-5. The Poles broke in the next to give themselves a real chance but couldn’t make anything of it and […]
Filler, Dudanets and Khodjaeva win the 10-ball competition The Dynamic European Championships – Youth, Seniors & Ladies Portoroz, Slovenia – 1-16 aug 2014 04/08/2014 Three more Gold Medals have been awarded at the Dynamic Billard European Championships Youth in Hotel Bernadin in Portoroz, Slovenia. In the Under 17’s, Maksim Dudanets (RUS) defeated Eklent Kaci (ALB) in the final with 6:3. Kaci had been a serious outsider. But nevertheless he had earned his place in this final against Dudanets. Victories over Jan van Lierop (NED) with 6:3, Marsel Safiullin (RUS) with 6:4 and young Kestutis Zadeikis (LIT) with 6:1 paved his way into the final match. His opponent however was the clear favorite. Dudanets ousted Patrick Hofmann (GER) 6:0, Konrad Kleinszmit (POL) 6:3 and Wiktor Zielinski (POL) with 6:5 on his way to the championship match. There, Dudanets gained a quick and comfortable 5:1 lead over Kaci. That gap was too big for the young Albanian to close. He managed to pull back two more racks from Dudanets to turn the score to 5:3. In the […]
Red hot Brit Jayson Shaw and American Shane Van Boening barge into the final 16 at the 2016 World 9-ball Championship. By Ted Lerner – WPA Press Officer Photos Courtesy of Bo Bader (Doha, Qatar)–After an unpredictable day of world class pool, the 2016 WPA World 9-ball Championship has come down to the last 16 competitors. From here the pressure and drama is guaranteed to be ramped up, as the remaining players can suddenly see the golden prize, pool’s ultimate and most prestigious crown. The round of 16 and the quarterfinals will take place on Wednesday. The semi-finals and final will be held on Thursday. And what a race to the mountain top of pool it will be. The final 16 still standing comprise an amazing mix of players from nearly every pool playing region. Some of those still present represent the current and old guard, while a slew of them embody the strong youth movement in the sport of pool. The only thing we know for sure is that we will crown a brand […]