Alcano Does It the Hard Way at Emerald Billiards

Ronnie Alcano


New Iberia, Louisiana- Ronnie Alcano of the Philippines lost his first match and has come all the way back from the loser's side to reach the finals of the Championship Cloth Pro Classic 9-Ball! He meets #8 ABP seed Robb Saez of the USA tonight in the final match!  The Championship Cloth 5th Annual Pro Classic events are a pro 9-Ball and 10-Ball event during October 16th-20th, 2012. The events take place side by side to the Ozone Billiards US Amateur Open all hosted by Emerald Billiards and produced by Dragon Promotions. The event is co-sponsored by Predator Cues, Poison Cues, Aramith Balls, and sanctioned as an ABP International Rankings Points Tournament.

Alcano jumped on a plane, arrived last minute, took a beating 9-2 at the hands of Hunter Lomardo, and has been unbeatable since then. He took out Mike Davis 9-5, Ralf Eckert 9-6, Israel Rota 9-4, Shane Van Boening 9-6. Bustamante 9-5, Wan Can 9-3, and Charlie Williams 9-6 to reach the finals.

Alcano has been so respected and convincing as a top player, that Shane Van Boening sponsored and backed him on the trip.

"He's a great player. I brought him over here for all these tournaments as an investment".

Saez has been undefeated and has also been playing well with blowout matches, so it should be a terrific finals tonight!
The Championship Cloth Pro Classic 10-Ball has started already today.

The events are being streamed live on  and sponsored by Ozone Billiards and Predator Cues.

Fans can come live to watch at Emerald Billiards (337) 364-9922. 2511 West Old Spanish Trail  New Iberia, LA 70560