The UMB World Cup to Return To Las Vegas
- Written by Sal Bello
- Published in US 3-Cushion News
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Lausanne, August 26, 2019, Union Mondiale de Billard (UMB): Las Vegas will once again host World Cups.
Billiard fans worldwide, and especially those on the American continent, will be happy to hear that the city of Las Vegas will host UMB World Cups in 2021, 2022 and 2023. The USBA (United States Billiard Association), the CPB (Confederación Panamericana de Billar) and the UMB (Union Mondiale de Billard) have jointly announced this news.
The World Cups will be played in March, on the same dates as the world championship in pool billiards. The venue will be the Rio Hotel and organizer is PREDATOR GROUP .These events have been respectively added to the UMB calendar (see below.)
Las Vegas has some good 3-cushion history: a few historic events took place in Nevada’s largest city.
The UMB views the series of Las Vegas World Cups as a big step forward, and expresses the hope that the events will give a new impulse to 3-cushion on the Panamerican continent, with its many talented players.
Las Vegas World Cup Schedule
All events to be held at the Rio Hotel.