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Willie Mosconi vs. Jimmy Caras Review ~ by Steve Sherman

The name Willie Mosconi is or should be familiar to anyone who follows professional billiards on television – the annual Mosconi 9-ball US vs. EU tournament is named after him. You can read more about him on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willie_Mosconi The name Jimmy Caras is not as familiar, though as a contemporary of Mosconi’s, he was equally

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Tournament Preparation ~ by The Monk “Tim Miller”

Tournament preparation I have written a lot about how to prepare for tournaments and on the membership site I provide you with a section on drills to strengthen your stroke and shot making skills. When you do those drills you will be more than ready to win a tournament. In this article I want to

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Mafia Mike’s Review- Florida Pool Players Oasis ~ Patrick Sampey

When I first walked into Mafia Mike’s pool hall, a semi-circle layout of tables, evenly measured out in a big open space, thriving with light and vigor  a pool Oasis — the place was alive and thriving with people playing pool.  It was like coming home.  I felt at ease — at one with the game. The

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Michelle Jiang: Champion Pool Player ~ Roy Pastor

Michelle Jiang is a champion pool player and teenager. Her incredible work ethic, intelligent approach to practice, and the game have made her a rising star. Her talents were showcased recently at the 2017 BCAPL Platinum 9 and 8 ball Women’s National tournaments as well as the 2017 BEF Junior National 9 ball Tournament.    In

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Trista Ingham Interview ~ Brian Pauley

“The youth are our future” is a quote used by many people to describe multiple aspects of life.  In pool, it is ever so true.  All throughout the county, there is a growing number of young people playing the game and getting into the sport more seriously as opposed to just something to do.  There

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West-Coast: ‘The 2016 NorCal Pool Tour’ is underway!

“West-Coast: ‘The 2016 NorCal Pool Tour’ is underway!” September 20th, 2016 Edgie’s Billiards – Milpitas, CA By: Daniel Busch Northern California’s newest pool tour makes a strong debut! A queue of 9 pool rooms on the west coast have agreed to host a string of tournaments dubbed, ‘The Pierce Custom Cues, NorCal Pool Tour’ in association with Jim Pierce Custom

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Charlie Marshall Jr. Interview ~ “Mighty” Joe Young

I am truly impressed and amazed by this 12-year old’s list of accomplishments that it gives me hope that the sport is alive and well. Coached and motivated by his father, takes lessons from a billiard author and instructor and is sponsored by one of the biggest names in the industry, this young man is

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Richard Kranicki Interview ~ “Mighty” Joe Young

  I first met Rich Kranicki a little over 5 years ago when my business partner, Al Tonelli, introduced me to him in our new pool room. “He’s a person of great interest with great ideas; gives lessons to a few guys too,” he said. Over the years, I discovered that Al was right –

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