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World Championship 3-Cushion Donghae City: Favorites Survive the Group Stage
November 11, 2022 Carom

World Championship 3-Cushion Donghae City: Favorites Survive the Group Stage

A sigh of relief from Blomdahl, some champion stress for Jaspers, and brilliant moments from youngsters Cho and D’Agata. The most prominent casualties in the two days of group play: D.A.C. Nguyen, Jun Tae Kim, Pedro Piedrabuena, Murat Naci Coklu. After two long days, the best 32 players in the world are ready for the K.O. stage. The level of play is high in Donghae City, as the averages show. We’ll make a quick tour of all the sixteen groups.

World Cup in Veghel: The Old Lion Blomdahl Still Roars!
October 29, 2022 Carom

World Cup in Veghel: The Old Lion Blomdahl Still Roars!

The two main favorites for the Veghel World Cup shared the bronze. An outsider with great technical skills won the silver. But the day and the week belonged to the 60-year-old from Sweden: Torbjörn Blomdahl, who won his 45th World Cup.

Gorst Wins Fargorate Ohio Open for Third Predator Pro Billiard Series Title
October 23, 2022 Pool

Gorst Wins Fargorate Ohio Open for Third Predator Pro Billiard Series Title

Fedor Gorst defeated Roberto Gomez to win the FargoRate Ohio Open and become the first man to win three Predator Pro Billiard Series titles, while his Filipino opponent has now lost in three finals on this series.

2022 WPA World Artistic Pool Championships
October 21, 2022 Pool

2022 WPA World Artistic Pool Championships

A World Championship is always an important event, no matter the sport.  No different for the 2022 WPA World Artistic Pool Championships that was held October 6-8 at the League Room in Parkersburg West Virginia.  The last WPA World Artistic Pool Championships was also held at the League room in February of 2020.  Chi-Ming Lin from Taiwan won the last event before covid, and he was back to battle it out with Artistic Pool Players from around the globe to defend his title.  The event is separated into two parts, the preliminaries and the playoffs.  During the preliminaries, players will shoot a total of 40 shots through out the eight disciplines of artistic pool with various degrees of difficulty. (6 point to 10 point) Players with the highest score in each of those eight disciplines will be that year’s World Discipline Champion and there was some history made with discipline titles this year.

The Union Mondiale de Billard (UMB) held its 32nd Congress and General Assembly in Valencia, Spain
October 17, 2022 Carom

The Union Mondiale de Billard (UMB) held its 32nd Congress and General Assembly in Valencia, Spain

The Union Mondiale de Billard (UMB) held its 32nd Congress & General Assembly in Valencia, Spain, on Saturday, October 15th, 2022.

Francisco Sanchez Ruiz Wins 2022 US Open Pool Championship
October 16, 2022 Pool

Francisco Sanchez Ruiz Wins 2022 US Open Pool Championship

Francisco Sanchez Ruiz has won the 2022 US Open Pool Championship at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City beating Austria’s Max Lechner 13-10 in the final to shoot to World No.1 on the Live Nineball World Rankings taking home the $50,000 first place prize and becoming the first Spaniard to win one of pool’s oldest majors.

Great Success for Malaysia in the World Men Team Snooker Championship 2022
October 9, 2022 Snooker

Great Success for Malaysia in the World Men Team Snooker Championship 2022

Malaysian Teams, Team 1 and Team 2 have both won the medals at the World Men Team Snooker Championships held in their country’s capital city Kuala Lumpur.

Pankaj Advani Wins his 25th World Title
October 8, 2022 Snooker

Pankaj Advani Wins his 25th World Title

Pankaj Advani from India won his career’s 25th world title today at the High End Snooker Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where he won the World Billiards (150-Up) Championship for the year 2022. In the final of best of seven games, Pankaj defeated his compatriot Sourav Kothari 4-0 in a one-sided battle.

Waratthanun Lifts her Second World Women 6Red Title
October 6, 2022 Snooker

Waratthanun Lifts her Second World Women 6Red Title

Today at High End Snooker Club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Waratthanun Sukritthanes of Thailand lifted her career’s second World Women 6Red Snooker title. In the final today she defeated India’s Vidya Pillai in straight sets of frames 4-0. Previously Waratthanun won the World Women 6Red Snooker title in the year 2018.

Shrikrishna Wins the World Men 6Red Snooker Title for 2022
October 4, 2022 Snooker

Shrikrishna Wins the World Men 6Red Snooker Title for 2022

S. Shrikrishna from India has become the World Men 6Red Snooker Champion for the year 2022. He defeated Habib Sabah of Bahrain 5-1 in the final played here at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Thailand Wins the World Masters Team Snooker 2022
September 29, 2022 Snooker

Thailand Wins the World Masters Team Snooker 2022

The Thailand Masters’ team comprises of James Wattana and Noppadon Noppachorn won the World Masters Team Snooker Championship 2022 here at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia after defeating Team Iraq of Ihab Al-Salih and Firas Kamil Shaba 4-0 in the final.

Yapp Wins Seybert’s Michigan Open Again; Fisher is Women’s Champion
September 25, 2022 Pool

Yapp Wins Seybert’s Michigan Open Again; Fisher is Women’s Champion

Aloysius Yapp successfully defended his Seybert’s Michigan Open title with a 4-2, 4-1 win over Robbie Capito in the final, and Kelly Fisher won her fourth Pro Billiard Series event with a shootout victory over Wei Tzu Chien in the women’s final at the Kellogg Arena in Battle Creek.

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