Opinion

In Memoriam: Jim Watson

  • Written by Andy Janquitto
  • Category: Opinion
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Jim Watson, a long-time American player of both pocket and carom games, died in the first week of September, 2020. Details are still emerging, but it appears he died of a heart attack. Jim had had heart problems for a number of years and had open heart surgery two years ago.

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Where to Play 3 Cushion Billiards in the United Kingdom

  • Written by Sal Bello
  • Category: Opinion
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If you’re travelling to the United Kingdom, whether it’s London, Edinburgh, Coventry, or Llanelli, you’ll notice many things. They drive on the other side of the road, the Queen’s head is on all the money, and most sinks have separate taps. Another thing you’ll notice is that sport is everywhere. And if you know where to look you can even find 3-cushion billiards to play.

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What Chalk Should I Use For Three Cushion Billiards?

  • Written by Sal Bello
  • Category: Opinion
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Masters Chalk

Many of our readers will already know this, but it's important to remember that not all billiard chalk is created equal. Some brands just don't seem to stick, leaving a mess all over your hands, ball, and table. And there are so many different types of chalk for sale at the moment, it can be extremely difficult to know what to get.

Here's how to find the right chalk for three-cushion billiards.

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The 3-Cushion World Championship - Conflict, Drama And A Little Luck

  • Written by Bert Van Manen
  • Category: Opinion
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The UMB Men's 3-cushion World Championship - the major event held at year-end - has had both conflict and drama over the years. And what better way to relive some of those great moments than with a stroll down memory lane guided by Bert Van Manen, one of the game's greatest writers.. Enjoy Bert's story of 2001 - 2018 which first appeared in Kozoom, as you prepare to watch the next chapter unfold in the world championship.saga.

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