Tag Archive: Youth

Straight Pool competition provided no surprises until the last round

The first day of the Dynamic Billard European Championships for Youth in Golden Tulip Jagershorst Hotel in Leende, The Netherlands, did not provide any surprises up until the single elimination rounds. The discipline straight pool is only played in the Under 17 and Under 19 division. In both fields, the defending Champions were among the …

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Pool comes to town in Leende, The Netherlands

For the duration of one whole month, the Golden Tulip Hotel Jagershorst, Leende, The Netherlands, will be the home of high class pool billiard action. In the beginning, the Dynamic Billard European Championships for Youth will be played, starting on Monday, July 31st and being scheduled to finish on August 7th, 2017. From August 10-12, …

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Team Europe wins the 2017 Atlantic Challenge Cup

With a more than clear and impressive overall score of 11:2, Team Europe won the 2017 version of the Atlantic Challenge Cup. After the disastrous day yesterday, team USA started out better today. The first two matches were mixed doubles. Leading 7:1, Europe had a big advantage and could enter the arena more relaxed than …

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Disastrous day for Team USA – Europe whitewashed their opponents

Today team Europe shocked their opponents from the United States. Starting into the day with a 2:1 lead, the score board now displays a score of 7:1 for Europe after 5 matches from today. A total disaster for the US contingency. The day started with two scotch doubles. The boys opened up the fight at …

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Team Europe takes a 2:1 lead while the US team draws first blood

Today the 2017 Atlantic Challenge Cup started at 19:30 in the Sports Stadium in Klagenfurt, Austria. The first match was a line up with all six players of each team playing against one another. Team Europe had the far better start. After seven racks, the European were ahead 5:2, only needing one more rack for …

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Atlantic Challenge Cup started with press conference and leisure day

Today at 10:00 in the morning, the Atlantic Challenge Cup started with a press conference. Representatives from the EPBF were joined by the Vice-Mayor of Klagenfurt, Dr. Juergen Pfeiler. The two team captains were also present. US captain, former World Champion Johnny Archer (USA) was joined by April Larson and Shane Wolford. European Captain Albin …

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Atlantic Challenge Cup streaming is live and free, for everyone!!!

With the third staging of the Atlantic Challenge Cup quickly approaching, the EPBF announced today that the entire event will be streamed live via the EPBF facebook page. With only a day before the teams start arriving, it is great news that everybody anywhere will be able to see this great event unfold said IBPF …

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Kamui and the Atlantic Challenge Cup

The Kamui brand have just agreed a sponsorship deal with the EPBF for the upcoming Atlantic Challenge Cup to be held in Klagenfurt Austria next week. Kamui, well known for its great billiard products, have again shown their support after their first inclusion in 2015 when the ACC was last on European soil. CEO Mr …

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Europe Announces 2017 Atlantic Challenge Cup Team Captain

The European Pocket Billiard Federation today announced its team’s captain to face the Americans during this year’s staging of the Atlantic Challenge Cup taking place July 5 – 8, 2017 in Klagenfurt, Austria. “We are thrilled to appoint Albin Ouschan to lead Team Europe as its Captain for the 2017 Atlantic Challenge Cup,” said EPBF …

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Vote for EPBF Youth Player of the Year is open

Starting today, fans can vote for their favourite player in the youth division to conquer the coveted title of EPBF Youth Player of the Year 2016. Five candidates have been nominated for the title: Sanjin Pehlivanovic The youngster from Bosnia & Hercegovina has won EC Champion titles in 8-ball and 10-ball in the Under 17 …

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