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This Week's Livestream
 
Event: UMB World Cup
Where: Veghel, NETHERLANDS
Dates: Ocober 20 - 26, 2019
Time: 10:00AM to 10:00PM Local Time (UTC +2)
 
The fifth world cup event of 2019!
Will Number 1 World Champion Dick Jaspers win it in his home country?
 
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Information, schedules and results during the event - CLICK HERE
 
For our historical list of all previous world cup winners - CLICK HERE

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Who was Wayman C. McCreery?

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Wayman Crow McCreery (June 14, 1851 – ??? 1901) a prominent citizen of St. Louis, was highly regarded as one of the foremost billiard amateurs in the late 1800's. McCreery is credited with the invention and development of three-cushion billiards as a separate and distinct discipline for tournament and competitive match-play.

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The Belgians use a chess clock, and so should we all

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