IBSF is pleased to announce that 2019 World Under-18 (Boys) and Under-21 (Boys / Girls) Snooker Championships will be played in Tsingtao city of Shandong Province in China. The city situated in the east coast of Republic of China is also known as Qingdao.
These championships will be played from 4th July till 13th July 2019. The proposed schedule of championship is as follows:
4th July 2019 - Players / Referees meeting
5th July 2019 onwards - Matches for Under-18 category
8th July 2019 – Semi finals and Final of Under-18 category (also few matches of Under-21 boys)
9th July 2019 onwards – Matches for Under-21 category
13th July 2019 – Semi Final & Final of Under-21 category and Prize Distribution ceremony
More details and Tournament Info pack will be sent to all member countries in due course.
IBSF takes this opportunity to thank Chinese Billiards and Snooker Association for taking up and spreading IBSF Snooker Championships for juniors in different parts of Republic of China.
Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation (QBSF) along with IBSF and ACBS, are pleased to announce the 2nd WORLD TEAM CUP – 2019 in Doha, Qatar from 29th June to 2nd July 2019. This team championship is now being organized every year by Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation in collaboration with IBSF & ACBS.
IBSF has already sent official invitation to respective Associations / Federations to participate in this event. Kindly confirm your participation within seven (7) days. It is also requested to enter your team in the online entry system on the IBSF Website www.ibsf.info , using your IBSF User Name and Password, on or before 15th June, 2019.
The following 18 Teams (2 Players max.) are invited on below mentioned criteria: (not more than one team per country)
For any further information, kindly contact on following numbers or email address;
Qatar Billiards & Snooker Federation
Contact No.: +974 44356077
QBSF Technical Committee: +974 66613508
WORLD TEAM TROPHY – BILLIARDS (carom, pool & snooker) (Report Source: WCBS Website)
11&12 March 2019, Roissy (France)
Following a most successful official campaign launch at the Eiffel Tower on 30th November 2018, the WCBS, FFB (French Billiard Federation) and Billard 2024 will co-host a team event in Roissy, near Paris called “World Team Trophy”. This event will showcase our three disciplines with each team being composed by 1 snooker player, 1 pool player and 1 carom player (3 cushion). This presentation is a demonstration tournament, formulated to support a new format for the IOC to accept Billiards as an additional Sport for inclusion into the programme of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris.
4 Men Teams: FRANCE, EUROPE, ASIA, REST OF WORLD
4 Women Teams: FRANCE, EUROPE, ASIA, REST OF WORLD
We are very pleased to announced that we have the maximum numbers of countries represented, 18 plus France.
Schedules and details information will be published later.
Amir Sarkhosh of Iran won the title when he fought off a spirited performance from Thanawat Tirapongpaiboon of Thailand to triumph 7-6 in the final inaugural Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 held at QBSF Academy in Doha.
Player from host nation Qatar, Ali Alobaidli has now entered the quarter finals of Qatar 6Red World Cup 2019 by defeating Junior World No.2 Pongsakorn Chongjairak of Thailand by a huge victory margin 6-1.