Orcollo, the 2010 World Cup of Pool, 2011 World 8-ball
champion and reigning US Open 8-ball
titlist, was joined in the winner's bracket by Antonio Gabica, who beat Kuwaiti Omar Alsheen, 9-3, in Group 16 and Jeffrey Ignacio, who bested Sweden's Andreas Gerwen, 9-7, in Group 15.
On Thursday, Raj Hundal of India had both in the World 8-Ball
Championships in Fujairah.
championship, and reigning world wheelchair 9-ball champion Aaron Aragon was in a hot seat in Rocky Mountain play.
He now hopes to compete in the World 8-Ball
Pool Championship in Blackpool in July and Reno, in December..
Welsh number one Wayne Smith will be looking to bring the rileyspoker.com World 8-Ball
Pool Championship back to the Principality for the first time in a decade when this year's event gets underway on Monday.
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Going for the last four ball on an open table in the fifth rack, Park overshot the 8-ball
by the rail which Corr gamely sank to score.
Fujairah The Etisalat World 8-ball
pool championship quarter- and semi-finals will take place today from 1pm onwards at the Fujairah Expo Centre.
Liverpool firm Peradon will manufacture and distribute the cues which can also be used for 8-ball
pool while a 9-ball version is being developed for the huge US market.
Selby won the World 8-Ball
Pool Championship this summer, so it is a case of two world champions going head-to-head for the right to reach the quarter-finals of the first ranking event of the season.
The Wishaw player, who is playing at the Northern Ireland Trophy in Belfast, is keen to follow in the footsteps of Ronnie O'Sullivan and Jimmy White who have started playing the 8-ball
version of the game.
The Cherry had a similar win, disposing of the Courtyard with aplomb, the only difference being that Andy Sullivan started them off on the road to victory with an 8-ball
A surprisingly sluggish Orcollo took an 8-11 loss to Naoyuki Oi of Japan, while Corteza was eliminated by Qatar's former World 8-ball
champion Waleed Majed, 6-11.
So we need to take this further and hopefully we will be able to do exactly that," Ian Anderson told Gulf News on the sidelines of the Etisalat World 8-Ball
Pool Championship held in Fujairah.
Event #7: 1st Annual Chicago Classic Wheelchair 8-Ball
Championship Bill Frisby, champion