At the last major event before the World Games, two of the pool players that will play in Wroclaw had victories at the China Open in Shanghai. World number 2, Chen Siming (CHN) won the women’s division while 17 year old German Joshua Filler won the men’s. The China Open 9-Ball Championship is one of […]
Football Club de Porto (FC Porto) organized the European Clubs League “Coupe d’Europe” finals, 8th to 11th June, 2017, at the Billiard Academy of Dragon Stadium; 8 teams participated in the final round: Morangis – France Gunduz Spor – Turkey Grondal – Denmark Buffalo – The Netherlands Varde – Denmark Deurne – Belgium Gaziantep Spor […]
Starting next July 24th, the events organized by the World Confederation of Billiards Sports, concerning the World Games, will take place in the city of Wroclaw, in Poland. This Mega Event will count with the participation in 30 Sports Disciplines, which are not part of the Olympic Games. The World Games are considered as the […]
ZOERSEL – The 41-year-old Japanese Orie Hida was the first ever world champion in women’s three-cushion. Thirteen years later she returned to the highest stage in Zoersel (Belgium) this Sunday afternoon. Her emotional feelings were intense and modest when the Japanese anthem sounded through the playing room. With her victory, she took her fourth world […]
The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) has today announced that snooker will be contested as a mixed gender event this year for the first time in its history at the World Games. The news follows the recent announcement from the IOC that mixed-gender events in athletics, swimming, table tennis and triathlon have now been […]
Please find attached Polish visa information ahead of this year’s World Games for your information.
The Wrocław Organising Committee (WOC) has announced the sale of tickets for the largest sporting event of the year in Poland – The World Games 2017. From the 20th to the 30th of July, Wrocław will be the host city of the 10th edition of the multi-sports event comprising 31 sports which will bring together […]
Iran’s Soheil Vahedi has won the 2016 IBSF World Amateur Championship with an emphatic 8-1 victory against Welshman Andrew Pagett in Qatar. Having previously defeated Germany’s Lukas Kleckers, former pro Michael Judge and Declan Brennan in the knock-out stages, two of those matches in deciding frames, Vahedi raced into an early 3-0 lead in the […]