The International Billiards League that spans around the globe is making some upcoming changes in the new year. The first change that will be coming is that they’ll be adding a brand new variation of billiards to the league. This new variation will add a brand new sense of competition to the league that is sure to bring excitement to those who enjoy watching the games take place. The second change that’ll be coming is that the IBL is looking to appeal to a younger generation in order to keep the league alive for years to come. The International Billiards League will appeal to the younger generation through this new …..
A Billiards Player from the Phillipines named Mario Gamba has passed away after he was shot dead at a Billiards Club in Barangay Lapasan. It happened early in the morning, people said that Mr. Gamba was just a bystander as he watched four men try to get money at of the owner of the club. This resulted in the men getting violent and Mr. Gamba trying to escape the situation which in return caused for his death. Mr. Gamba was left on the ground, he had two gunshot wounds to the head, one to the neck and one to his chest. The autopsy shows that Mr. Gamba died instantly when …..
Lucky’s Billiards Hall in New Orleans recently held a local charity which would benefit families still effected by Hurricane Katrina all of those years ago. Believe it or not the effects of that Hurricane are still great and has caused for a major homeless issue in the state of New Orleans. This Central City Billiards Hall had a $20 buy in for the event which includes two rounds of Pool, two beers or one appetizer. This brought more than one hundred people to the small Bar & Billiards Hall but raised over $20,000 in charity. Lucky’s has done charities such as this one before in the past but they’ve never …..
Jimmy Fallon, the host of “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” created a new form of billiards. Fallon loves to hold funny skits on his show and in the nature of tradition he created giant billiards, playing it against Hugh Jackman. The game actually didn’t represent real billiards, it just consists of a set piece designed as a pool table and then they used bowling balls painted as pool balls to shoot with. It was a funny skit that resulted in Hugh Jackman, the man famous for playing The Wolverine is several films losing. During the game Jimmy Fallon broke one of the balls but none the less commanded this …..
A pumped up Kelly Fisher is preparing to return to the World Pool Billiard Association. Kelly Fisher recently underwent Heart Surgery after being out of the Women’s World Professional Billiards Association Tour for two weeks. She still remains at the Intensive Care Unit at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital which borders Glasgow. On July 22nd she went into the hospital to get a Artrial Septal Defect repaired which is more commonly known as a hole in your heart. The thirty five year old had recently been undergoing an extreme amount of pain which is why she took it upon herself to go to her doctor. Kelly’s doctor then informed her …..
The Illinois Red Cross will be holding a blood drive across all of the “Bowling and Billiards” locations throughout the state. This blood drive is being held to bring awareness to fatal conditions that require blood transfusions, this not coming as a surprise as it is the National Sickle Cell Awareness Month in the United States of America. Sickle Cell is a fatal disease that makes blood cells mutate and become disc-shaped which in return can cause issues with clogged arteries, blocked blood vessels, chronic pain or anemia. The Illinois Red Cross has been asking their citizens who are eligible to donate blood to do so, this ensuring that they …..
David Causier, the world champion of Billiards revealed this month that he will be holding a Billiards Exhibition at the Heworth Conservative Club in York. York is a small city located in the United Kingdom, it is roughly two hours away from Liverpool. This exhibition is being held with the hopes that it’ll gain a lot of attention of the media and thus by it’ll allow for more people to learn about the world of Billiards. Mr. Causier noted that entering this exhibition will be completely free and that a free buffet will also be included at this exhibition. David Causier did make a short statement regarding his exhibition saying, …..
A young man who was using the restroom at the Chattanooga Billiards Club was caught off guard when he thought he saw an incredibly expensive pen on the ground. The man took what he thought to be a pen and went to his friend to decipher what this device might just be. The young man’s friend later on realized that this so called pen could be connected to a computer and also had a small lens on it as well. Both of these men then returned back to their residency and plugged the device into their computer. Upon doing so they saw two folders, one saying pictures and the other …..
The Gulf Coast Tour is a Billiards tournament held in Houston, Texas at the Bogies Billiards and Sports Bar. This tournament is held of a yearly basis and brings some of the biggest names in the Billiards professional circuit to the tournament. Austin, Texas is home to one of the best Billiards players in the United States of America. Kim Pierce, more formally known at the Texas Heat made an appearance at the tournament and actually won it without truly giving it her all. Kim Pierce took on fellow regional players Kimmy Nguyen, Nayla Hoak and Sara Bork. She defeated each one of these players and everyone else who stood …..
The best billiards players from all around the United States of America will be making their way to San Diego later on this month. During June 22nd and June 26th you will be able to see some of the best billiards players in the world at San Diego as Team USA for Professional Pool is making an appearance at the Mosconi Cup. There are a lot of people who don’t know what the Mosconi Cup is, the Mosconi Cup stands as one of the largest Billiards tournaments held in the entire world. It is held at the San Diego Convention Center on a yearly basis and brings in professional pool …..