Irish Open joins European Pool Billiards Promotions Tour

Cue King Promotions proudly presents:

The Irish Open PRO 9 BALL TOUR - EVENT 7
In association with McDermott Handcrafted Cues
Downey's Bar, Londonderry October 2nd 2010

Cue King Promotions are extremely honoured to announce the inclusion of The Irish Open to its European Pool Billiards Promotions in association with McDermott Handcrafted Cues. CKP has been recognized for undertaking a series of promotional and consultant roles for leading Pool Billiard market leaders and International tournament directors.

“This is a great commercial opportunity for Cue King Promotions and will also provide lots of fun and entertainment to the Londonderry public. The Irish Pool players are an inspiration to us and we look forward to further develop their playing experience.” Explains Cue King Promotions; CEO Jason Lawrence.

Since 1975, McDermott Cue has been recognized for prestigious craftsmanship and revolutionary vision in cue technology. McDermott cues are highly respected in billiard industry by professional players and cue collectors as one of the best performing cues in the industry. McDermott recently added new shaft technology by introducing the new G-Core shaft, a perfect blend of performance, affordability and the newest technology available.

Tournament Director Sam Gibson explains “This will be our Seventh instalment of the Irish Professional Tour and it is great to have this affiliation with McDermott Cues as they are gargantuan in the American Pool Billiards industry worldwide. For Irish Pool this is a fantastic leap forward in our Pool Billiard promotional ventures and we should like to thank McDermott Cue, European Product Developer and CEO of Cue King Promotions, Jason Lawrence for showing such enthusiasm in making this a reality”.

The event will see professional players such as Paddy McLouglin, Garth Deegan, Willie Dines and up-coming juniors like Mark McDonald battling it out for the Irish silverware.

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