Category: 3Cushion

2014 USBA 3-Cushion National To Houston, TX

The 2014 USBA National Three-Cushion Tournament will be held from April 8 to 13, 2014,

at Paris Bida billiard room in Houston, Texas. Paris Bida has 8 Gabriels tables.

Gabriels is the official table sponsor of the USBA.Click on Full Story to read more

 


Hugo Patino and Mazin Shooni took the title at the Pan Americans

Hugo Patino and Mazin Shooni took the title at the Pan Americans

Hugo Patino and Mazin Shooni take powerHugo Patino and Mazin Shooni took the title at the Pan AmericansCALI – The Americans Hugo Patino and Mazin Shooni are the winners of the Pan American championship for national teams. The strong team defeated in the final game the two Venezuelans Miguel Canton and Merlin Romero, who defended the title in Cali.

The return of the Americans, who were unable to show up last year because they played their own championship at that time, and Mexico have increased the tension and the level at the Pan Americans. Shooni and Patino played 1.174 overall average.

US Captures Top Prize in Team and Individual Events

Six-time national champion Pedro Piedrabuena extended his dominance of three-cushion billiards by capturing his second Pan American Championship. Held in Cali, Colombia from June 23 to June 30, the tournament featured the best players of North, South and Central America. To get to the finals, Piedrabuena defeated defending champion Carlos Campino from Colombia in the quarter finals (40-33 in 25) and Cesar Garzon, also from Colombia, in the semi-finals (40-17 in 18).

Professor-Q-Ball 3-C Challenge A Great Success

During the first two nights of the preliminary rounds at this year’s USBA national three-cushion championship, pool players lined up three deep to accept Professor-Q-Ball’s challenge: a race to five against one of the billiard players in the tournament, with the pool player getting the break shot and some instruction from a three-cushion player.