The US Open 9-Ball Championship comes to Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, Las Vegas as America’s most prestigious billiards tournament is relaunched by Matchroom Multi Sport with a record-breaking prize fund.

One of the biggest titles in world 9-ball, the US Open sees the best players on the planet battle it out over three breathless days to reach to the final 16, after which all matches are sudden death knockout played under the TV lights in front of an international audience.

The US Open roll of honor is a who’s-who of billiard legends and is now under the banner of Hall of Fame promoter Barry Hearn, whose Matchroom Multi Sport company are renowned in billiards for the Mosconi Cup, World Pool Masters and World Cup of Pool.

Venue

  • Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

  • April 21st - 26th 2019

Prize Fund

  • Guaranteed $300,000

Player Entries

Players can register for the 2019 US Open 9 Ball event on the 4th June

Player Registration

US Open 9ball Qualifiers

If you are interested in hosting an official US Open 9-Ball Championship qualifying tournament, please contact info@matchroom.com

US Open 9ball Players

  • Albin Ouschan (Austria)
  • Alex Pagulayan (Canada)
  • Alexander Kazakis (Greece)
  • Angelo Salzano (Italy)
  • Arnar Petersen (Iceland)
  • Bader Al Awadhi (Kuwait)
  • Bahram Lotfy (Denmark)
  • Benji Buckley (USA)
  • Billy Thorpe (USA)
  • Brian Parks (USA)
  • Bryan Farah (Curacao)
  • Carlo Biado (Philippines)
  • Chang Jung-lin (Taiwan)
  • Chris Alexander (Jersey)
  • Chris Melling (Enland)
  • Christopher Lawson (USA)
  • Corey Deuel (USA)
  • Corey Harper (USA)
  • Daichi Ishikawa (Japan)
  • Darren Appleton (UK)
  • Dave Evans (UK)
  • David Alcaide Bermudez (Spain)
  • Dejan Sipkovski (Macedonia)
  • Dennis Grabe (Estonia)
  • Dennis Hatch (USA)
  • Dimitri Jungo (Switzerland)
  • Donnie Mills (USA)
  • Dustin Dixon (USA)
  • Earl Strickland (USA)
  • Eklent Kaci (Albania)
  • Ellis Brown (USA)
  • Ernesto Dominguez (USA)
  • Erik Hjorleifson (Canada)
  • Fedor Gorst (Russia)
  • Francesco Candela (Italy)
  • Francisco Sanchez Ruiz (Spain)
  • Fujimura Yoshiyuki (Japan)
  • Giuseppe Iacobucci (Italy)
  • Henrik Larsson (Sweden)
  • Imran Majid (UK)
  • Ivo Aarts (Netherlands)
  • Jamal Oussi (Morocco)
  • James Adams (USA)
  • Jamie White (UK)
  • Jani Siekkinen (Finland)
  • Jason Mcclain (USA)
  • Jayson Shaw (Scotland)
  • Jeff De Luna (Philippines)
  • Jesse Smith (USA)
  • Jochen Kluge
  • Johann Dominik Huber (Germany)
  • John Moody Sr (USA)
  • John Schmidt (USA)
  • Jorg Kellner (Germany)
  • Joshua Filler (Germany)
  • Justin Bergman (USA)
  • Karl Boyes (UK)
  • Ken Kuwana (Japan)
  • Konrad Piekarski (Poland)
  • Kosuke Tojo (Japan)
  • Lefteris Georgiou (Cyprus)
  • Luis Guerrero (USA)
  • Marc Bijsterbosch (Netherlands)
  • Marc Vidal Claramunt (Spain)
  • Marcel Price (Wales)
  • Marco Spitzky (Germany)
  • Marco Teutscher (New Zealand)
  • Marco Vignola (Italy)
  • Mario He (Austria)
  • Mark Foster (UK)
  • Mark Showalter (USA)
  • Masato Yoshioka (Japan)
  • Matt Edwards (New Zealand)
  • Matthew Tetreault (USA)
  • Melinda Huang
  • Michael Dechaine (USA)
  • Michael Delawder (USA)
  • Michael Hutcheson
  • Michael Pruitt (USA)
  • Mika Immonen (USA)
  • Mitch Ellerman (USA)
  • Naoyuki Oi (Japan)
  • Nguyen Giang (Russia)
  • Nguyen Phuc Long (Vietnam)
  • Nick Hampton (UK)
  • Nick Malaj (Greece)
  • Niels Feijen (Denmark)
  • Oscar Dominguez (USA)
  • Patrick Griess (Germany)
  • Patrick Holtz (Scotland)
  • Patrick Mennillo (Switzerland)
  • Peter Busarac (Germany)
  • Petri Makkonen (Finland)
  • Philipp Stojanovic (Croatia)
  • Radoslaw Babica (Poland)
  • Ralf Souquet (Germany)
  • Ralph Eckert (Germany)
  • Richard Jones (UK)
  • Rikki Hatherly (UK)
  • Rob Hart (USA)
  • Roberto Gomez (Philippines)
  • Rodney Morris (USA)
  • Roland Stock (USA)
  • Roman Hybler (Czech Republic)
  • Ruslan Chinahov (Russia)
  • Seiji Kuwajima (Japan)
  • Shane Van Boening (USA)
  • Skyler Woodward (USA)
  • Terry Spalding (USA)
  • Thorsten Hohmann (Germany)
  • Tommy Kennedy (USA)
  • Tomoya Iima (Japan)
  • Torsten Schmitt (Germany)
  • Toru Kurabayashi (Japan)
  • Travis Frakes (USA)
  • Wojciech Szewczyk (Poland)
  • Yu Hsuan (kevin) Chang (Taiwan)
  • Yukio Akagariyama (Japan)

2019 Championship Tickets

Season Ticket

See all six days of the 43rd US Open 9-Ball Championship for just $99 with our full event season ticket

$99

Buy Now

VIP Ticket

From April 24th to April 26th see the US Open from the best seats in the house

$150 Full Day / $400 All 3 Days

Buy Now

Sunday 21st April

session
price
 
All day
$20
3-day pass
$50

Monday 22nd April

session
price
 
All day
$20

Tuesday 23rd April

session
price
 
All day
$20

Wednesday 24th April

session
price
 
3-day pass
$60
All day
$25
Morning
$10
Afternoon
$10
Evening
$10

Thursday 25th April

session
price
 
All day
$25
Morning
$10
Afternoon
$10
Evening
$10

Friday 26th April

session
price
 
All day
$25
Afternoon
$15
Evening
$15

2019 ChampionshipNews

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US OPEN 9-BALL SET FOR 256 FIELD WITH OVER HALF THE SPOTS ALREADY FILLED 

The field for the 43rd US Open 9-Ball Championship will be set at 256 players, with over half the available […]

Ellerman Is Latest US Open Qualifier 

Mitch Ellerman made up for the disappointment of missing out on a Mosconi Cup spot by winning through to the […]

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US Open 9ball History

Year
Venue
Winner
 
2017
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Jayson Shaw (Scotland)
2016
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Shane Van Boening (South Dakota)
2015
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Kevin (Cheng Yu Hsuan) (Taiwan)
2014
Marriott Chesapeake – Norfolk Convention Center
Shane Van Boening (South Dakota)
2013
Marriott Chesapeake – Norfolk Convention Center
Shane Van Boening (South Dakota)
2012
Holiday Inn Virginia Beach - Norfolk Convention Center
Shane Van Boening (South Dakota)
2011
Chesapeake Conference Center
Darren Appleton (England)
2010
Chesapeake Conference Center
Darren Appleton (England)
2009
Chesapeake Conference Center
Mika Immonen (Finland)
2008
Chesapeake Conference Center
Mika Immonen (Finland)
2007
Chesapeake Conference Center
Shane Van Boening (South Dakota)
2006
Chesapeake Conference Center
John Schmidt (Florida)
2005
Chesapeake Conference Center
Alex Pagulayan (Canada)
2004
Chesapeake Conference Center
Gabe Owen (Kansas)
2003
Chesapeake Conference Center
Jeremy Jones (Texas)
2002
Chesapeake Conference Center
Ralf Souquet (Germany)
2001
Chesapeake Conference Center
Corey Deuel (Ohio)
2000
Chesapeake Conference Center
Earl Strickland (North Carolina)
1999
Chesapeake Conference Center
Johnny Archer (Georgia)
1998
Chesapeake Conference Center
Buddy Hall (Illinois)
1997
Chesapeake Conference Center
Earl Strickland (North Carolina)
1996
Virginia Beach Pavilion
Rodney Morris (Hawaii)
1995
Holiday Inn, Chesapeake, VA
Reed Pierce (Mississippi)
1994
Holiday Inn, Chesapeake, VA
Efren Reyes (Philippines)
1993
Holiday Inn, Chesapeake, VA
Earl Strickland (North Carolina)
1992
Holiday Inn, Chesapeake, VA
Tommy Kennedy (Florida)
1991
Holiday Inn, Chesapeake, VA
Buddy Hall (Illinois)
1990
Lake Wright Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Nick Varner (Kentucky)
1989
Lake Wright Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Nick Varner (Kentucky)
1988
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Mike Le'Bron (Pennsylvania)
1987
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Earl Strickland (North Carolina)
1986
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
David Howard (Florida)
1985
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Jimmy Reid (Florida)
1984
Lake Wright Hotel, Norfolk, VA
Earl Strickland (North Carolina)
1983
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Mike Sigel (New York)
1982
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
David Howard (Florida)
1981
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Allen Hopkins (New Jersey)
1980
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Mike Sigel (New York)
1979
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Louie Roberts (Missouri)
1978
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Steve Mizerek (New Jersey)
1977
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Allen Hopkins (New Jersey)
1976
Q-Master Billiards, Norfolk, VA
Mike Sigel (New York)

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