WPA

World Pool-Billiard Association From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to search The World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) is the international governing body for pool (pocket billiards). It was formed in 1987, and was initially headed by a provisional board of directors consisting of representatives from Japan, the United States, Sweden, and Germany. as of February 2019, the WPA president is Ian Anderson of Australia. It is an associate of the World […]

WPBSA

World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Redirected from WPBSA)Jump to navigationJump to search The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) is the governing body of professional snooker and English billiards based in Bristol, England. It owns and publishes the official rules of the two sports and engages in promotional activities. The Professional Billiard Players Association (PBPA) was founded in […]

UMB

Union Mondiale de Billard From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search The Union Mondiale de Billard (French for World Union of Billiards) is the world governing body for carom (carambole) billiard games. Formation 1 June 1959 President Farouk EL Barki First Vice-President, PR-director and Finance Fernando Requena Secretary General Nico van Hanegem Parent organization World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) Website www.umb-carom.org Contents […]

WCBS

World Confederation of Billiards Sports From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigation Jump to search The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) is the international umbrella organization encompassing the major cue sports (billiards-type games), including carom billiards, pool games of several varieties, and snooker.[6][5] The confederation was formed in Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland, on January 25, 1992.[3][5][7] Its headquarters were previously located in Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium. Jean-Claude Dupont, of Belgium, […]

IBSF

International Billiards and Snooker Federation From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigation Jump to search The International Billiards & Snooker Federation (IBSF) is an organisation that governs non-professional snooker and English billiards around the world. As of January 2020, the organisation is headquartered in Doha, Qatar.[2] Sport Snooker and English billiards (amateur) Jurisdiction International Abbreviation IBSF Founded 1971 Headquarters Doha, Qatar President  Mubarak Al-Khayarin(Qatar)[1] Official website […]

Directory

Cue Union provides systematic targeting of news events across the globe, where administrators players and fans are able to enjoy up to the minute information on all Cue Sports – No matter where they are situated. Our site is linked to relevant world bodies, associations at national and local level. – All disciplines are catalogued, […]