Statement WCBS-IBSF-WPBSA June 27, 2018

June 27, 2018 l WCBS

The WCBS hosted a meeting on June 21st in Lausanne, attended by members of the WCBS Board, WPBSA Chairman & Secretary, IBSF President and Vice President and by GAISF as an Observer. The outcome from the meeting was positive and progress was made resolving some misunderstandings between the two snooker groups, IBSF and WPBSA. Much […]

Bringing billiards to the Olympic Games 2024

June 21, 2018 l WCBS

This is the official campaign to bring billiards as an additional sport to the Olympic Games Paris 2024. The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) is running a campaign to prove the worthiness of billiard sport to the International Olympic Committee. On the 21st of March, 2018, The WCBS officially presented to the IOC the […]

Billiard Sports to be included in The 2021 World Games

April 23, 2018 l WCBS

There’s good news for the world’s best practitioners of billiards sports and the tens of millions of fans around the globe who follow pool, snooker and carom. The World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS) can now announce that pool, snooker, and carom will be included in the 2021 World Games to be hosted in the […]

Mak Marketing Junior Tour

April 12, 2018 l Diane Wild

Mak Marketing Junior Tour – Great junior pool tournament took place in Lodz in Poland ( 7.04.2018). We had 90 boys and 44 girls –Total 134 participants . Mak Marketing organizes 4 Junior Tours a year. Before main Event we had qualification tournaments,  570 juniors  fought for promotion.

Disciplinary Anti-Doping decisions

April 6, 2018 l WCBS

ASCHAUER Thomas: 2 years ban of any sport competition. Starting by 20.02.2018 and ending 19.02.2020 (24:00 (Art. 2.1 WCBS Anti Doping Rules 2015) suspended by ANADO.   GUTTENBERGER Daniel: 2 years ban of any sport competition. Starting by 03.12.2017 and ending 02.12.2019 (24:00) (Art. 2.1 WCBS Anti Doping Rules 2015). suspended by ANADO