The USBA field for the Las Vegas World Cup is rounding out. The USBA has selected Mazin Shooni, Frank Torres and Raymon Groot to participate in the tournament. With their selection, ten spots remain for USBA players. These will be determined on March 25 and 26 at two qualifying tournaments to be held in Las Vegas prior to the start of the World Cup.

Important World Cup News

  • Predator chooses Pedro Piedrabuena and Hugo Patiño as its wildcard entries
  • USBA and Predator Announce World Cup Qualifying Tournament

Banished from the USBA nationals for the last two years because of a UMB suspension for agreeing to play in the PBA, Pedro Piedrabuena from San Diego took out his revenge on the field of US championship aspirants two months after his suspension was lifted. When the chalk dust had settled, he had secured his 10th national championship trophy. (Photo credit to Erwin Dionisio.)

Eight billiard hopefuls qualified for the 2021 National Tournament in the New York qualifier held on November 7 at Carom Cafe Billiards in Flushing, New York.