Category: Features

The Netherlands’ Niels Feijen wins the 2014 World 9-ball Championship

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THE TERMINATOR SNAPS IT OFF

The Netherlands’ Niels Feijen wins the 2014 World 9-ball Championship with a hard fought 13-10 win over Austria’s Albin Ouschan.

By Ted LernerWPA Press Officer       – Photos Courtesy of Richard Walker 

(Doha, Qatar)--Finally, Niels Feijen snapped off the big one. And fittingly he did it in typical Niels Feijen style.

Bogies Billiards & Sports Bar

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In an amazing display of talent beyond his young years, 14 year old Houston local Joey Torres blazed through a field of 37 players, going undefeated to win the Poison by Predator Tour Open 8-Ball event on June 8th, 2014, held at Bogies Billiards & Sports Bar in Houston, Texas. This was a third consecutive tournament win for Torres, winning two previous Lone Star Tour amateur events, upgrading Torres to “open division” player status.

 

Robert Byrne interview

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A guy named Tor Lowry, who travels the country teaching pool, came through Dubuque a few days ago and asked for an interview.  Here it is, with many features added, like clips from my DVDs and historical bits from outside sources.

McDermott Announces Free Cue Giveaway for June 2014

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MENOMONEE FALLS, WI (June 1, 2014) – McDermott Cue Mfg. LLC is a leading manufacturer and worldwide distributor of pool cues, performance shafts and billiard accessories. McDermott is proud to announce the Custom Cue of the Month Giveaway for June 2014.

Each month, McDermott gives away a free pool cue to a lucky contestant. For June, the giveaway cue is the G307C, a customized version of their popular G307 model. It features a birdseye maple forearm & sleeve with a natural walnut stain, custom rings and blue pearl inlays. The G307C comes standard with McDermott’s high-performance G-Core shaft.