Atlantic Challenge Cup First Day Lineup Announced

As the long awaited start of the inaugural Atlantic Challenge Cup fast approaches, the lineup for the first day’s Matches have been announced.


The first match sees all players playing one rack each in a team race to six followed by two triples consisting of two boys and one girl. Each player will be playing a rack each to gain a point for their respective continents in an overall race to 11 points. The first team to reach 11 will be crowned Atlantic Challenge Cup champions and will be taking the spoils home with them.


Tonight's matches, starting at 19.30h local time, will be streamed live and free for everyone to watch as long as you register via the Kozoom web site. A link can be found through the official Atlantic Challenge Cup web pages,!atlantic-challenge-cup/c5ay, along with the match schedule and results.


From Thursday onwards a pass will be required and costs just 24.99 Euros and you can also see replays and hundreds of hours of pre recorded matches. A yearly pass costs 99.00 Euros and gives you full access to a complete year of European pool at its best.


Matchroom Sport, the producers of the Mosconi Cup have kindly provided tickets to several events that they produce, including the Mosconi Cup and these tickets will be on offer for the general public via some competitions.


The event features the best six junior players (four boys and two girls) from Europe and America in a competition to see who will have the bragging rights across the Atlantic.


The event takes place at Patricks Canadian Tavern in Rankweil, Austria from the 1st to the 4th of July, 2015. The official match table is supplied by Dynamic Billard and the official cloth is Iwan Simonis 860. Saluc will supply the Aramith TV Pro-Cup balls for the inaugural staging of the Atlantic Challenge Cup.


The Atlantic Challenge Cup is organized by the EPBF/IBPF in cooperation with the BCA/BEF.