Tag Archives: Billiards

The “Other Game” – A Three Cushion Primer

The “Other Game” – A Three Cushion Primer

The name of the game is “Three Cushion Billiards”. You’ve probably seen a table or two in your life, but never tried playing. The game … Continue reading

Quebec Wins Team Event in Thetford Mines

Quebec Wins Team Event in Thetford Mines

On Friday, May 16, three teams of pros from Ontario, Quebec, and the USA matched up as a precursor to the three-day Classique De Billard … Continue reading

Pedro Piedrabuena Wins Fourth Straight USBA National Title at Paris Bida

Pedro Piedrabuena Wins Fourth Straight USBA National Title at Paris Bida

This year’s USBA (United States Billiard Association) Nationals were held at Paris Bida in Houston, TX (‘Bida’ is the Vietnamese word for ‘billiards’). The players … Continue reading

CueTips Billiard Instruction – Advanced Pattern Play

CueTips Billiard Instruction – Advanced Pattern Play

Spring is here!  Warm weather, rain, and flowers.  April is one of my favorite months; the change of seasons always brings out the best in … Continue reading

Robert Raiford Takes the 1st Place Spot in the USBA Qualifier at the Super Billiards Expo

Robert Raiford Takes the 1st Place Spot in the USBA Qualifier at the Super Billiards Expo

At this year’s Super Billiard Expo in Edison, NJ, the USBA (United States Billiard Association) hosted a qualifying tournament put together by Paul Frankel.  Paul … Continue reading

NYC Grind’s 2013 Year-End Player Spotlight – You Pick Who Had a Remarkable Year in Pool

NYC Grind’s 2013 Year-End Player Spotlight – You Pick Who Had a Remarkable Year in Pool

As 2013 comes to a close, both pros and dedicated touring amateurs have put another season in the books. Each player has a unique story … Continue reading

American Billiard Radio Releases Episode #2

American Billiard Radio Releases Episode #2

American Billiard Radiois hot off the press! ABR put out their latest effort on Thursday, December 12, and it can be heard for free on … Continue reading

Mosconi Cup History and 2013 Schedule

Mosconi Cup History and 2013 Schedule

The 2013 pro pool calendar will end with a bang, as one of the most-talked about and anticipated events of the season, Mosconi Cup XX, … Continue reading

GoPlayPool.com Celebrates 1 Year Since Launch of App

GoPlayPool.com Celebrates 1 Year Since Launch of App

One of the billiard industries brightest web resources, pool room directory GoPlayPool.com is celebrating the one-year anniversary of the launch of their app for iPhone … Continue reading

Mark Cantrill Joins Str8 Shots

Mark Cantrill Joins Str8 Shots

Diversity and expansion in opportunities for players and organizations in the world of pool continue to grow throughout the U.S. and the world, and billiards … Continue reading

GOPlayPool Announces Winners of Summer Madness Sweepstakes

GOPlayPool Announces Winners of Summer Madness Sweepstakes

Looking for a play to play pool? Yep…there’s an app for that. California-based company GOPlayPool.com was launched in 2012 with the goal of providing pool … Continue reading

World Cup of Pool Set for Worldwide Stream – September 17-22

World Cup of Pool Set for Worldwide Stream – September 17-22

It’s one day away from kickoff…the eighth edition of The World Cup of Pool, one of the thrilling pro billiards productions from Matchroom Sport. The … Continue reading

The 9-Ball Jewel in the Desert is Here – The 2013 WPA World 9-Ball Championship Begins this Week in Doha, Qatar

The 9-Ball Jewel in the Desert is Here – The 2013 WPA World 9-Ball Championship Begins this Week in Doha, Qatar

On Saturday, September 7, the 2013 WPA Men’s World 9-Ball Championship will pit the world’s elite pro pool players against one another for the prestigious … Continue reading

The US Open 8-Ball Championships Has Kicked Off – Round 1 Results

The US Open 8-Ball Championships Has Kicked Off – Round 1 Results

Following the completion of CueSports International’s US Open 10-Ball Championships, a full file of 96-internationally-renowned pros and breakthrough talents kicked off the inaugural US Open … Continue reading