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Forum: Carom Billiards Yesterday, 09:17 PM
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Posted By Bob Jewett
It would be nice to know the rules. There seems...

It would be nice to know the rules. There seems to be only the slightest hint of gathering the balls.
Forum: Main Forum 12-05-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,130
Posted By Bob Jewett
Matchroom just announced that they sold one third...

Matchroom just announced that they sold one third of the seats for the next Mosconi Cup on the first day of sales. That's 1000 of 3000 seats for an event that is a year away.

As for the weather, I...
Forum: Main Forum 12-04-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,158
Posted By Bob Jewett
I think there will actually be four more pool...

I think there will actually be four more pool tables than last year for the main tournaments since the 14.1 will not be using the space.
Forum: Main Forum 12-04-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,774
Posted By Bob Jewett
I don't see that. Are you claiming a miscue/scoop...

I don't see that. Are you claiming a miscue/scoop at the end?
Forum: Main Forum 12-04-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,774
Posted By Bob Jewett
Nice shot by "Cory";). He made a couple of great...

Nice shot by "Cory";). He made a couple of great shots in the rack but made one small mistake.
Forum: Snooker 12-04-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,557
Posted By Bob Jewett
Ronnie vs. Noppon with Hendry and Virgo...

Ronnie vs. Noppon with Hendry and Virgo commentating:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=auoRLugMMy8

Although Ronnie had very mediocre stats he seemed to be playing a solid game.
Forum: Ask The Instructor 12-04-2019, 09:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 628
Posted By Bob Jewett
Most people do not call that skid. For most US...

Most people do not call that skid. For most US speakers, skid means a bad contact with very large friction between the balls. Such a bad contact is also called cling, kick (at snooker), and bad or...
Forum: Main Forum 12-03-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,826
Posted By Bob Jewett
Many websites these days have a "search" function...

Many websites these days have a "search" function that allows you to find things by key words. :thumbup: You all must be a bunch of boomers if you don't know how to use those. Poor boomers.:p
...
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,881
Posted By Bob Jewett
That's one kid that needs to be watched...

That's one kid that needs to be watched carefully.:eek:
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Bob Jewett
Here is a story about it on the Eurosport news...

Here is a story about it on the Eurosport news site:
...
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,881
Posted By Bob Jewett
We in California like our "sunny...

We in California like our "sunny beaches".
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 311
Posted By Bob Jewett
If you want to pay all 11, you can go for equal...

If you want to pay all 11, you can go for equal increments with the lowest finisher getting one or two increments. If you top-load the prizes, there will be very little left for last. Here are the...
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 713
Posted By Bob Jewett
If you're playing by the WPA rules, which is as...

If you're playing by the WPA rules, which is as close to standard as we have, then the 10 ball can be played early but it spots up if you make it and you continue shooting. For a win, the 10 has to...
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,130
Posted By Bob Jewett
Mosconi Cup 2020

The 2020 Mosconi Cup will be in London at Alexandra Palace (about 40 minutes north of downtown London). It will be December 1-4. They are expanding seating to about 3000. From a Matchroom...
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 384
Posted By Bob Jewett
Bond Trounces Trump in UK Battle

No, a different Bond and Trump. One of them is the World Champion. Some good tactical battles included.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G4UWwzVC5M4

Let's hear it for old guys!
Forum: Main Forum 12-02-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 506
Posted By Bob Jewett
FargoRate has league system software and matches...

FargoRate has league system software and matches played with that go straight into the ratings.

I see you are running a 14.1 league. I don't think FargoRate handles 14.1 right now -- just...
Forum: Main Forum 12-01-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,247
Posted By Bob Jewett
Well, maybe there is a way. My understanding is...

Well, maybe there is a way. My understanding is that CSI helped pay for the training of the US team. I can see how that might run to more than $10,000.
Forum: Main Forum 12-01-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,678
Posted By Bob Jewett
As he pointed out, he's not Efren. For the vast...

As he pointed out, he's not Efren. For the vast majority of players, letting the cue stick slip during the stroke is broken, stupid, and goofy.

I think there is no player in the top 50 pool...
Forum: Carom Billiards 12-01-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,764
Posted By Bob Jewett
Well, OK, but I think the material is not...

Well, OK, but I think the material is not presented well and some of the concepts are wrong. In this case, I think a bad video is worse than none at all.
Forum: Ask The Instructor 12-01-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 561
Posted By Bob Jewett
It shouldn't slip, ever. I recommend no daylight....

It shouldn't slip, ever. I recommend no daylight. Linen is a lousy material for a wrap. Leather can also be slippery in dry weather. If you will not close your grip, get a rubber grip like the carom...
Forum: Snooker 11-30-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,557
Posted By Bob Jewett
Videos with main commentators: (Channel:...

Videos with main commentators:

(Channel: Snooker Magic: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk0ATUTBWSrcJldN6Xrgwhg )

R2 -- O'Sullivan vs. Tian https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7zhS0t8UfoM
R2 --...
Forum: Main Forum 11-30-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By Bob Jewett
I'm guessing that 10-12 seconds is enough if the...

I'm guessing that 10-12 seconds is enough if the ref is prepared to clean the ball.
Forum: Main Forum 11-30-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By Bob Jewett
Really, really cheap. If you order two sets the...

Really, really cheap. If you order two sets the total comes to $38 including shipping.

The design of the numbers is like an Aramith design from a while ago. I think that the reds/oranges did not...
Forum: Main Forum 11-30-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 622
Posted By Bob Jewett
I think that if the referee initiates some admin...

I think that if the referee initiates some admin action, like asking the player to wait for a frozen determination, then the clock should be stopped. I believe that the clock was not stopped for ball...
Forum: Main Forum 11-30-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By Bob Jewett
Were the balls and table used? Did the balls come...

Were the balls and table used? Did the balls come in a box?

Since you have those balls already, I suggest you use them and see if you have any problems. They look like standard phenolic balls. One...
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