News From Around the Web

Below are headlines from various news sources in the pool and billiards industry. This list is updated every 2 hours and only contains the 10 most recent articles from each source.

AZ Billiards News

Davis, Jr. goes undefeated to hot seat, splits top prizes with Taylor on TOP Tour in Cary, NC

The official winner, Mike Davis, Jr., was one of the ‘possibles’ in pre-tournament thoughts about who’d end up taking the top prize. There were a number of other ‘possibles’ who figured into such thinking; BJ Ussery, Jr., Josh Roberts, Joey Tate, Nathan Childress and Scott Roberts, to name just a few, but as it turned […]

Franco loses 1st set of finals, fights back to win first regional tour title on Garden State Pool Tour

Just shy of five months ago, in May, it was Ken Lee, returning to the tables after a 12-year absence, going undefeated on the Garden State Pool Tour, defeating Peter Franco in the finals and claiming his first regional tour title. This past weekend, Saturday, Sept. 30, spilling into just after midnight on October 1, […]

Joss NE 9-Ball Tour in Utica This Weekend

Congratulations to stop # 3 winner Alex Bausch ($1,200 main event) & Mike Salerno ($310 second chance event) Stop # 4 and “Northeast 9-Ball Open XXXV” of my Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour’s 2023/2024 season will take place at Utica Billiards on the Boulevard in Utica, NY on Sat. & Sun. Oct 7 & 8. The […]

Ko Ping Chung Wins the 46th US Open Pool Championship

Ko Ping Chung has won the 46th US Open Pool Championship at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City, after beating Fedor Gorst live on Sky Sports in the United Kingdom & Ireland and DAZN in the United States. Ko Ping Chung 13-6 Fedor Gorst Following the final four racks against Max Lechner, the 11-0 semi-final whitewash of […]

PBS Launches ‘Pro Billiard TV’ YouTube Channel

New home of live and replay coverage of Predator Pro Billiard Series will also offer top shots, interviews and more The Predator Pro Billiard Series has launched Pro Billiard TV, a brand new YouTube channel where pool fans will find free live action and replays of all Predator Pro Billiard Series events and six WPA […]

Ko Ping Chung Produces Flawless Display to Set Up Huge US Open Final With Fedor Gorst

Ko Ping Chung and Fedor Gorst will contest the 46th US Open Pool Championship final at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City – live on Sky Sports in the United Kingdom & Ireland and DAZN in the United States – after a history making afternoon in New Jersey. Appearing in his first-ever Matchroom major semi-final, Aleksa Pecelj […]

Fedor Gorst Delights the American Crowd With Last 16 Win

Fedor Gorst reached his third-straight US Open Pool Championship quarter-final on the main TV table – live on Sky Sports in the UK & Ireland and DAZN in the United States – after battling past former US Open and World 9-ball Champion Carlo Biado. Gorst, who recently won the Turning Stone Classic XXXVII during his […]

Sixteen Remain in US Open as Defending Champion Crashes Out

Defending US Open Pool champion Francisco Sanchez Ruiz has been knocked out of the tournament by Poland’s Daniel Maciol at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City – live on DAZN in the United States and broadcasters around the world. Having edged past the Great Dane Mickey Krause thanks to a fluke at hill-hill, it looked like FSR’s […]

Jayson Shaw And Earl Strickland Set To Renew Rivalry in Last 64 Blockbuster

Five-time US Open Champion Earl Strickland and 2017 winner Jayson Shaw will renew their rivalry in the last 64 of the US Open Pool Championship. Eagle Eye Shaw, who previously lived with Strickland when first moving to the United States, had clashed with Strickland after a bust-up at a Straight Pool tournament in New York. […]

Varner Finally Snaps Off Senior One Pocket

The Eighth Annual Senior One Pocket Championship was held this past weekend at Bogies in Houston, TX. Owner Cody Parish and his staff welcomed players and fans back to Bogies. Immediate Smiles, & Bogies added $5,000 to this double elimination event. To qualify for this event, players had to turn 65 before the end […]