World Cup of Pool 2019

The World Cup of Pool returns to England as China bid to become the first nation to successfully defend a World Cup title.

They’ll have to fend off one of the best doubles fields ever assembled with the likes of Great Britain, USA, Philippines, Chinese Taipei and Germany among the powerhouse nations desperate to land the trophy.

The world’s biggest 9-ball doubles events brings together the very best players from across the globe in 32 two-man teams. Who will take home the title this year?

Venue

  • Morningside Arena, Leicester, UK

  • June 25th - 30th 2019

Prize Fund

  • Winners $60,000 (per pair)
  • Runners-up $30,000 (per pair)
  • Semi-finalists $15,000 (per pair)
  • Quarter-finalists $9,000 (per pair)
  • Last 16 $4,500 (per pair)
  • Last 32 $3,625 (per pair)

Schedule

1:30pm
round1
China
VS
Sweden
Holland
VS
South Africa
Russia
VS
Albania
7pm
round1
USA
VS
Brazil
Philippines
VS
Czech Republic
Great Britain B
VS
Chile
1:30pm
round1
Germany
VS
Estonia
Chinese Taipei
VS
Saudi Arabia
Japan
VS
Hong Kong
7pm
round1
Canada
VS
France
Greece
VS
New Zealand
Great Britain A
VS
Malta
1:30pm
round1
Austria
VS
Croatia
Finland
VS
Singapore
Poland
VS
Italy
7pm
round1
Spain
VS
Australia
round2
VS
VS
1:30pm
round2
VS
VS
VS
7pm
round2
VS
VS
VS
1:30pm
quarter final
VS
VS
6:30pm
quarter final
VS
VS
1:30pm
semi final
VS
VS
6:30pm
final
VS

Format

The Break
All matches are alternate break. The balls will be hand racked with the 9-ball resting on the spot. The balls won’t be tapped and will be hand racked by the referee with a plastic rack. Players will be NOT be permitted to inspect the rack and cannot ask for the balls to be re-racked, re-positioned or moved.

Shot Clock
A 30-second shot clock will be in operation throughout the tournament. Each team will have one 30-second extension per rack.

Match Races
Round 1 – Race to 7
Round 2 – Race to 7
Quarter Finals – Race to 9
Semi Finals – Race to 9
Final – Race to 11

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World Cup of Pool 2019 Teams

  1. China, Wu Jiaqing / Liu Haitao
  2. Great Britain A, Jayson Shaw / Chris Melling
  3. Chinese Taipei, Ko Pin-Yi / Ko Ping-Chung
  4. Germany, Joshua Filler / Ralf Souquet
  5. Philippines, Carlo Biado / Jeff De Luna
  6. Austria, Albin Ouschan / Mario He
  7. Spain, David Alcaide / Francisco Sanchez Ruiz
  8. USA, Shane van Boening / Skyler Woodward
  9. Holland, Niels Feijen / Marc Bijsterbosch
  10. Finland, Petri Makkonen / Mika Immonen
  11. Japan, Naoyuki Oi / Toru Kuribayashi
  12. Russia, Fedor Gorst / Ruslan Chinakhov
  13. Canada, Alex Pagulayan / John Morra
  14. Greece, Alexander Kazakis / Nick Malaj
  15. Poland, Konrad Juszczyszyn / Mateusz Sniegocki
  16. Great Britain B, Mark Gray / Imran Majid
  17. Albania, Eklent Kaci / Besar Spahiu
  18. Australia, Justin Sajich / Danny Stone
  19. Czech Republic, Roman Hybler / Michal Gavenčiak
  20. Estonia, Denis Grabe / Mark Magi
  21. Italy, Fabio Petroni / Daniele Corrieri
  22. Malta, Tony Drago / Clayton Castaldi
  23. New Zealand, Matt Edwards / Simon Singleton
  24. South Africa, Richard Halliday / Jason Theron
  25. Sweden, Marcus Chamat / Tomas Larsson
  26. Chile, Enrique Rojas / Alejandro Carvajal
  27. France, Alex Montpellier / Fabio Rizzi
  28. Hong Kong, Lo Ho Sum / Yip Kin Ling
  29. Singapore, Aloysuis Yapp / Sharik Aslam Sayed
  30. Saudi Arabia, Abdullah Saeed O Alshammari / Mohammed Hasan A Baabad
  31. Croatia, Philipp Stojanovic / Roberto Bartol
  32. Brazil, Fabio Luersen / Luis Gustavo da Silva

World Cup of Pool 2019 Tickets

Season Ticket

A season ticket offering fans entry to all 12 sessions is priced at £75. All seating is unreserved.

Premium tickets are available for both weekend days priced at £65 per day and include priority entry to the arena for both sessions, unlimited beer, wine and soft drinks and food from the event bar. A premium season ticket is available for £175 and includes standard arena entry for all sessions Monday-Friday and premium tickets for Saturday and Sunday’s play.

£75 Standard / £175 Premium

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Tuesday 25th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£5
7pm
£10
1:30pm session
round1
China
VS
Sweden
Holland
VS
South Africa
Russia
VS
Albania
7pm session
round1
USA
VS
Brazil
Philippines
VS
Czech Republic
Great Britain B
VS
Chile

Wednesday 26th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£5
7pm
£10
1:30pm session
round1
Germany
VS
Estonia
Chinese Taipei
VS
Saudi Arabia
Japan
VS
Hong Kong
7pm session
round1
Canada
VS
France
Greece
VS
New Zealand
Great Britain A
VS
Malta

Thursday 27th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£5
7pm
£10
1:30pm session
round1
Austria
VS
Croatia
Finland
VS
Singapore
Poland
VS
Italy
7pm session
round1
Spain
VS
Australia
round2
VS
VS

Friday 28th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£5
7pm
£10
1:30pm session
round2
VS
VS
VS
7pm session
round2
VS
VS
VS

Saturday 29th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£10
6:30pm
£10
All Day
£15
Premium
£65
1:30pm session
quarter final
VS
VS
6:30pm session
quarter final
VS
VS

Sunday 30th June

session
price
 
1:30pm
£10
6:30pm
£10
All Day
£15
Premium
£65
1:30pm session
semi final
VS
VS
6:30pm session
final
VS

World Cup of Pool 2019 Fixtures/Results

Tuesday 25th June

1:30pm session
round1
China
-
Sweden
Holland
-
South Africa
Russia
-
Albania
7pm session
round1
USA
-
Brazil
Philippines
-
Czech Republic
Great Britain B
-
Chile

Wednesday 26th June

1:30pm session
round1
Germany
-
Estonia
Chinese Taipei
-
Saudi Arabia
Japan
-
Hong Kong
7pm session
round1
Canada
-
France
Greece
-
New Zealand
Great Britain A
-
Malta

Thursday 27th June

1:30pm session
round1
Austria
-
Croatia
Finland
-
Singapore
Poland
-
Italy
7pm session
round1
Spain
-
Australia
round2
-
-

Friday 28th June

1:30pm session
round2
-
-
-
7pm session
round2
-
-
-

Saturday 29th June

1:30pm session
quarter final
-
-
6:30pm session
quarter final
-
-

Sunday 30th June

1:30pm session
semi final
-
-
6:30pm session
final
-

World Cup of Pool 2019 Draw

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  • Russia 0
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  • Albania 0
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  • Canada 0
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  • France 0
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  • Germany 0
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  • Saudi Arabia 0
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  • Greece 0
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  • New Zealand 0
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World Cup of Pool History

Year
Venue
Winner
Score
Runner Up
 
2019
Leicester, England
2018
Luwan Arena, Shanghai
China
Wu Jiaqing & Liu Haitao
10-3
Austria
Albin Ouschan & Mario He
2017
York Hall, London, England
Austria
Albin Ouschan & Mario He
10-6
USA
Shane van Boening & Skyler Woodward
2015
York Hall, London, England
Chinese Taipei
Ko Pin Yi & Chang Yu Lung
10-8
England B
Mark Gray & Daryl Peach
2014
Portsmouth, England
England A
D. Appleton & K. Boyes
10-9
Holland
N. Feijen & N. van den Berg
2013
London, England
Philippines
L.V. Corteza & D. Orcollo
10-8
Holland
N. Feijen & N van den Berg
2012
Manila, Philippines
Finland
M. Immonen & P. Makkonen
10-8
Poland
K. Skowerski & W. Szewcyk
2011
Manila, Philippines
Germany
R. Souquet & T. Hohmann
10-4
Thailand
K. Palajin and N. Kanjanasri
2010
Manila, Philippines
China
Fu Jianbo & Li Hewen
10-5
Philippines
D. Orcollo & R. Gomez
2009
Manila, Philippines
Philippines
E. Reyes & F. Bustamante
11-9
Germany
R. Souquet & T. Hohmann
2008
Rotterdam, Holland
USA
R. Morris & S. Van Boening
11-7
England
D. Peach & M. Gray
2007
Rotterdam, Holland
China
Fu Jianbo & Li Hewen
11-10
Finland
M. Immonen & M. Juva
2006
Newport, Wales
Philippines
E. Reyes & F. Bustamante
13-5
USA
E. Strickland & R. Morris

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