Kamui to Sponsor GB 9 Ball Tour

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

It is with great pleasure that GB9 can announce that they have formed a partnership with Kamui Brand who will sponsor the tour for the 2013 season.

Over the last few years Kamui have become renowned as the world leader in cue tip manufacture and they are by far the most commonly used tip by professional pool players the world over.

Kamui tips

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Woo Wows Tri-State Field

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

Woo Wows Tri-State Field
Tri-State Tour / Staten Island, NY

by InsidePOOL Staff

Woo Wows Tri-State Field

Jonathan Woo came back from a loss in the hot seat match to take revenge on Michael Aro in the finals of the November 17 stop on the Tri-State Tour. The $750-added tournament was hosted by House of Billiards in Staten Island, NY, and drew a field of 36 players.

Jonathan

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Brown Bests Flamingo Field

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

Brown Bests Flamingo Field
Flamingo Billiards Tour / Fort Pierce, FL

by InsidePOOL Staff

Brown Bests Flamingo Field

New names made their way onto the final eight single-elimination bracket at the 2012 Flamingo Billiards Tour end of year tournament, where Kira Brown won the night and her first FBT event. The $400-added event was hosted by Ultimate Billiards in Fort Pierce, FL.

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Dechaine Does it Again

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

Dechaine Does it Again

Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour / Providence, RI

by InsidePOOL Staff

Dechaine Does it Again

Mike Dechaine topped the Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour’s November 17-18 stop, taking first place over Jeremy Sossei to claim the Ocean State 9-Ball Championship.

Mike Dechaine topped the Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour’s November 17-18 stop, taking first place over Jeremy S

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2012 GB9 British Grand Prix – Event Report

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

The fifth season of GB9 competition has come to a close at this year’s British Grand Prix. Imran Majid, James Kay and Phil Burford have come away with the final prizes of the year on Britain’s official professional 9-ball pool tour as the curtain comes down on the tour’s two years at the Puma Court hotel in Daventry, Northamptonshire.

MAHARAJA

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2012 GB9 Challenge Cup (V) – Event Report

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

The final Challenge Cup to be played in a divisional format was contested by Darlington’s ‘Locomotive’ Phil Burford and ‘Smuuci’ Courtney Symons, both of whom were contesting their second Challenge final of the year. Little but pride and prize money were up for grabs at this event as the Challenge competition changes format for the 2013 season.

2012 GB9 Challenge Cup (V) – Event Report

Phil

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2012 GB9 Pro Cup (V) – Event Report

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

GB9′s final ever Pro Cup was contested by two of GB9′s longest serving players. Manchester’s James Kay, one of only a handful of players to have layer in every single GB9 event since the tour’s inception in 2008, came up against Wakefield’s Chris Hall, an ever present feature at the business end of competitions.

2012 GB9 Pro Cup (V) – Event Report

James Kay – Pro Cup (V) Winner

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Jones and Parks Win U.S. Amateur Championship

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

JONES & PARKS WIN U.S. AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP
Winner of Men’s and Women’s Divisions Advance to 2013 Pro Events

LAKE SAINT LOUIS, MO (November 16, 2012) — The top amateur poolplayers in North America headed south to the Sunshine State in early-November to compete in the U.S. Amateur Championship. The 2012 version of the sport’s most prestigious ama

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Iannuzzi Edges Past Yolcu

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Iannuzzi Edges Past Yolcu
Tri-State Tour / East Rutherford, NJ

by InsidePOOL Staff

Toppling the undefeated Emit Yolcu, Guy Iannuzzi whizzed through the one-loss side of the Tri-State Tour’s November 11 stop to take the title. The $500-added event drew a field of 43 players to Castle Billiards in East Rutherford, NJ.

Iannuzzi Edges Past Yolcu

Toppling the undefeated Emit Yolcu,

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Lombardo Tips Top Hat Field

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Lombardo Tips Top Hat Field
Flamingo Billiards Tour / Jupiter, FL

by InsidePOOL Staff

Hunter Lombardo strolled his way to the top of the leader board at Top Hat Billiards and Lounge in Jupiter, FL, to take first place over Chris Filippelli November 4. Participating in the Flamingo Billiards Tour’s “cues for the Cure II” fundraiser, Lombardo had few o

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Preview: 2012 GB9 British Grand Prix

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

The GB 9 Ball Tour will mark the end of an era next weekend as players descend on the Puma Court Hotel in Daventry for the final time for the 2012 British Grand Prix.

Much like this time three years ago, this tournament and the coming few months will bring with it a period of great transition for the tour. The end of the 2009 season signalled what

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Win a McDermott Cue!

Written by Cue Sports. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

October 10, 2012 · No Comments

Each month McDermott customizes an existing cue for limited release. For that month only, they waive the customization charge for the cue. For October 2012, McDermott upgraded their popular G321 cue with a black lizard-embossed leather wrap and recon ivory rings. The G321C features a Titanium Grey

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2012 GB9 Southern Masters – Event Report

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

2012′s penultimate GB 9 Ball Tour event has come to its conclusion with Jayson Shaw, Darren Appleton and Mark Gray coming home with the top prizes after another stunning weekend of 9-ball pool.

APPLETON ALL WASHED UP ON SHAW

This year’s Southern Masters final was contested by two players who were far from southern – a Yorkshireman and a Scot. World C

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2012 GB9 Pro Cup (IV) – Event Report

Written by csa. Posted in Gobal 9 Ball News

The Pro Cup final was guaranteed to be a sparkling affair. Winslow’s Stewart Colclough, one of GB9′s most consistent players ever, was facing newly crowned World 9-Ball Champion Darren Appleton at his home-coming tournament.

2012 GB9 Pro Cup (IV) – Event Report

Pro Cup Winner Darren Appleton with his girlfriend Angie Tran
© Andy Warden

Appleton appeared to bring his World Championship

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