Marlon Manalo Tops Florida Pro Tour Rankings List

Marlon Manalo

"Marvelous" Marlon Manalo, the 2005 World Pool Championships semi-finalist tops the 2007 Florida Pro Tour rankings list in a report yesterday of American Tony Crosby website.

The 30-years-old Manalo from Mandaluyong City, a Jose Rizal University AB economics graduate accumulate 360 points, 80 points ahead with runner-up American Corey "The Prince" Deuel, a former US Open champion with 280 points.

Manalo tops the Semi Florida Pro Tour Stop last April 28 to 29 at the Strokers Billiards in Palm Harbor, Florida and the Semi Florida Pro Tour Stop last June 2 to 3 at the Capones Billiards in Springhill, Florida. Manalo, the former Asian snooker champion also settled third in the Semi Florida Pro Tour Stop last May 5 to 6 at the New Wave Billiards in Miami, Florida.

However, Manalo is not in the top 20 list in the 2007 Player Money list which dominated by compatriot RP money game king Dennis "Robocop" Orcollo with US$55,650.

File photo courtesy of Diana Hoppe - Pool Pics by Hoppe