Battle of Los Angeles set for July 12-13

Ernesto Dominguez

“Who is truly best in the West?”

Find out July 12-13, 2008 at Hard Times Billiards in Bellflower, Ca.

“The Battle of Los Angeles” is a Race to 11, 9-Ball, Round Robin, Winner Take All Event!*

The preliminary player roster is as follows (the final field will be limited to only 10 players):

Jimmy Mendoza
Ernesto Dominguez
Oscar Dominguez
Max Eberle
Scott Frost
Corey Harper
Tang Hoa
Ismael Paez
Louis Ulrich
Dan Wallace

Tournament Director: Frank “DaBarber” Almanza.

Following nine rounds of round-robin play, the top 4 finishers will advance to one of two single elimination semi-finals matches. From there the winners shall play a single winner take all final match!

All matches are to race to eleven 9-Ball, Rack-your-own, Pro Express Rules.
Hillary Morse, billiards enthusiast, says “this is the way tournaments should be!” Ernesto Dominguez says, “this event is great for the future of West Coast Pool!”

Sweaters & Rail Birds are highly encouraged and this event is free to spectators.

For more information about this event, email

*Winner receives a $5,000.00 entry in to the Allen Hopkins $1,000,000.00 9-Ball Shootout held in Valley Forge, Pa Aug 6-10, 2008

For more information about the Allen Hopkins $1,000,000.00 9-Ball Shootout, go to

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