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Orcollo, 43, was the clear choice of voters in the Greatest Players category and will be the fourth player representing the Philippines to be inducted into the BCA Hall of Fame, joining Pinoy legends Efren Reyes, Francisco Bustamante and Jose Parica.
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.
Van Boening came back after a loss to Francisco Sanchez Ruiz to face World Champion Albin Ouschan. In front of the biggest crowd of the tournament to date, Van Boening put on a masterclass in cueing, safety, and everything in-between.
It was the end of the road, though, for Earl Strickland as he looked for his sixth title.
Matchroom Pool Announces new UK Open to premier in London in May 2022.
Immonen, Gorst, Woodward and Van Boening remain undefeated after two days of play.
Hohmann, who turned 42 on July 14, will enter the Greatest Players wing of the BCA Hall of Fame.
Vaudeville star Amelia Parker and celebrated billiard champion Ralph Greenleaf met in Philadelphia.