McDermott Cues to be Official Cue of 2009 Diamond WSP

PHOENIX, AZ (May 28, 2009) - Leading into the 2009 Diamond World Summit of Pool event to be held at the Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada June 3-6, 2009, the United States Professional Poolplayers Association has found that many of the top industry leaders are stepping up to the plate to headline as sponsors of the tournament.
The newest to jump aboard for the World Summit of Pool, McDermott Handcrafted Cues.  The legendary cue maker has signed on as the official cue of the event along side several other continuous sponsors of the tour.  Included in the elite offering up their names as official products:  Instroke Cases, Ivan Simonis Cloth, Aramith Balls, Delta-13 Rack, Quick-Clean, and featured Diamond Tables.
On behalf of the tour and its members, President Frank Alvarez expressed his thoughts on the sponsorship from these and other companies by stating "The continuous support of our sponsors more than demonstrates their love for the sport and ongoing support of our Touring Professionals.  It takes an industry to put on an event like this and we look forward to seeing everyone in Vegas".
If you would like to learn more about the UPA organization as a whole or are interested in more information about this event specifically including advanced ticket purchases and/or entrant details, visit our "Tour Schedule" page at  Online WSP brackets for the tournament will be available at this same location.
To inquire about sponsorship opportunities for the World Summit of Pool, contact us directly at (877) 788-7227 or email