Announcements

WCBS Solidarity Anti-Doping Fund Website is Now LIVE!

Earlier this year, the World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) approved and established the WCBS Solidarity Anti-Doping Fund. This decision was taken at its Board meeting.

The prime task of this Fund is to raise funds that will be used for anti-doping activities within billiard sports.

A dedicated website for the WCBS Solidarity Anti-Doping Fund is now LIVE!

Visit Now – http://fundantidoping.com/

WCBS Announces First-Ever Multi-Discipline Championship for Billiards Sports

A moment that all billiards fans have been waiting for! The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) for the first time will organise the WCBS Championship for both Men and Women combining the three disciplines of Carom, Pool, and Snooker.

WCBS Establishes Athletes Council

WCBS recently established an Athletes Council with representatives from the three Billiards Disciplines that make up WCBS.

Details below –

Chairpersons:

UMB – Martin Horn – Germany – maexho@gmx.de

WPA – Oscar Dominguez – USA – ozzymen03@gmail.com

IBSF – Dr Muhammed Leysi – Turkey – mleysi@bilardo.gov.tr

WCBS Supports IOC’s Recommendation of Not Permitting Russian and Belarusian Athletes and Officials

At its Board meeting today, 3rd March 2022, the WCBS took the decision to stand by and in support of the IOC recommendation of not permitting Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials to compete in international sporting events.

WCBS Establishes the WCBS Solidarity Anti-Doping Fund

The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) has approved and will establish the WCBS Solidarity Anti-Doping Fund. This decision was taken at a recent Board meeting.

WADA Publishes 2022 Prohibited List

Agency calls on athletes, entourage, and all stakeholders to note major modifications concerning the use of salbutamol and injectable glucocorticoids.

Aim Together. For the Future of Billiards Sports.

Steeped in tradition. Multi-generational, competitive, captivating, inclusive and future-looking. Billiards sports are as relevant today as they were when invented over 600 years ago. With 200+ million amateur players globally, billiards sports appeal across all demographics and all cultures.

WCBS Announces World Games 2022 Sponsors

The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) is delighted to announce its sponsors for the World Games to be held in Alabama, USA during July 2022.

WCBS Celebrates #PlayTrueDay with WADA

On 9 April 2021, the WCBS joined WADA and the World Sporting Community in celebrating #PlayTrueDay.

Billiards Sports in the Code Signatories of WADA’s Code

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes its 2020 Code Compliance Annual Report.

New WCBS Anti-Doping Rules Adopted

The World Anti-Doping Agency has approved the new WCBS Anti-Doping Rules.

WADA 2021 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods Now in Force

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) reminds athletes and all other stakeholders that its 2021 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods enters into force from 1 January 2021.