• Taylor Anderson upsets Van Boening at US Open 8-Ball Championship
  • Home Nations Snooker Events To Include Wild Cards
  • Crispian Ng Nabs Omega Billiards Tour Sixth Stop at Pucketts
  • Mancuso Wins WPBA Georgia State 9-Ball Championship
  • Eurosport Expert Picks

Home Nations Snooker Events To Include Wild Cards

The Home Nations series of world ranking events to run during the 2016/17 season will each feature two amateur wild cards from the host nation. The series will comprise the new English Open, Irish Open and Scottish Open as well as the existing Welsh Open. Each tournament will feature 128 players in a flat draw. Once all professional tour players have entered, the two wild cards will have next priority,…


Crispian Ng Nabs Omega Billiards Tour Sixth Stop at Pucketts

Crispian Ng On the weekend of July 9-10, the Omega Billiards Tour was hosted by Pucketts in Fort Worth, Texas.   The staff and owners treated the players well with great service and an amazing atmosphere.  The tables were re-felted in preparation and the players really appreciated the care. We were able to extend the field to 83 players for this sixth stop of the 2016 season with guaranteed $1,500-added!…


Mancuso Wins WPBA Georgia State 9-Ball Championship

Belinda Calhoun and Nikki Banish Mancuso Rack and Grill II was the host site for the WPBA Georgia State 9-Ball Championship.  Owner, Kris Kuneman was celebrating his 70th Birthday on July 16 with family and friends while the women were celebrating the competition. Tiger SMART wishes Chris the happiest of Birthdays. Tiger SMART was thrilled to see Nikki Benish Mancuso return to the arena having been away from the game since…


Eurosport Expert Picks

This season, expert snooker commentators from Eurosport will be battling to win our new ‘fantasy snooker’ contest,. Eurosport commentators from countries around Europe including the UK, Germany, Poland, Denmark, Turkey, Norway, Hungary, Italy, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Serbia, Romania, Holland & Flanders, Finland, The Netherlands and Russia will take part in the competition by picking a player for each tournament. The winner at the end of the season will receive…


Murphy Signs With ISM

Shaun Murphy is delighted to become the first snooker player to sign with global sports management company ISM. ISM manage a host of stars from other sports including golfers Darren Clarke, Lee Westwood and snooker fan Danny Willett. World number three Murphy said: “I couldn’t be more excited at the opportunity of working together with ISM. Within five minutes of sitting down to chat with the company’s founder Chubby Chandler…


Van Boening Wins US Open 10-Ball Title

Shane Van Boening (Photo courtesy of JP Parmentier) Shane Van Boening is, once again, your US Open 10-Ball Champion. Van Boening controlled a final matchup with Rodney Morris to earn his second career US Open 10-Ball title at the Rio All Suites Resort and Casino in Las Vegas Nevada on July 22nd.  Van Boening’s day started on the one loss side, after dropping the hot-seat match to Morris 10-7 on…


Amateur champions emerge from BCAPL 9-Ball singles divisions

Sky Woodward presents Jacque Smith, of Amarillo, Tex. with her trophy. The first champions of the 40th BCAPL National Championships were crowed Thursday as the 9-ball singles divisions at “The Greatest Pool Tournament in the World” came to a close. Jacque Smith of Amarillo, Texas, was the champion of the Women’s 9-Ball Singles Gold Division. Smith, who has been playing pool for 13 years, posted wins over Jan Burton, Bev…


FOR BCAPL Players Affected By Southwest Airlines Delays

CueSports International, Henderson, NV (July 21, 2016) CueSports International is aware that some players planning to attend the 40th BCAPL National Championships are being delayed due to technical issues that have grounded many Southwest Airlines flights. Unfortunately, CueSports International is not be able to offer refunds this late in the process.However, in order to effectively respond to the problem and possibly help ease the burden, we need to know which players…


World Open Eurosport Schedule

Here’s the schedule for Eurosport in the UK for the World Open, which runs from July 25-31 in China. For listings in other countries check www.eurosport.com and to sign up to the Eurosport Player to watch snooker throughout the season, click here Monday 25 July0700-1000 LIVE day one on Eurosport 11230-1530 LIVE day one on Eurosport 1 Tuesday 26 July0700-1000 LIVE day two on Eurosport 11230-1530 LIVE day two on Eurosport…