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George Jansco and his brother Paulie helped usher in America’s modern era of pool. The brothers were inducted into the BCA Hall of Fame in 2019. But before he was a promoter, George was a bookie, gambler and baseball player.
Jay Helfert, author of Pool Wars, recounts his first-hand memories of The Color of Money.
Mosconi, Schmidt & Shaw each locked down 500-plus ball-running records. But what of Cranfield?
The Taiwanese player also vanquished Jayson Shaw, 9-1, and Shane Van Boening, 11-7.
The man rightfully considered the father of our sport in America had a colorful political history.
From DeNiro to Pacino to Jackie Chan, poolroom fights aplenty in the movies.
Orcollo, 43, was the clear choice of voters in the Greatest Players category for the 2022 HOF.
Shane Van Boening finally became the champion of the world after beating Albin Ouschan in the World Pool Championship final at the Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes on Sunday. From 6-6, Van Boening ran home with an expert performance to deliver his first-ever world title leaving Ouschan with very few opportunities at the table as he wrapped up an emotional 13-6 win.
Four Remain in World Pool Championship: Ouschan, Van Boening, Kazakis and Alyousef.
Shane Van Boening came from 10-3 down to defeat former World Champion Mika Immonen.
David Alcaide and Skyler Woodward became two of early exits 2022 World Championship.
Considered not only Australia’s finest-ever English Billiards player, but arguably the world’s best ever.