Inaugural World Team Trophy Sees 24 Of The Best Cuesports Champions Assemble In Paris
Press Release
Mar. 10, 2019
On March 11th, the first ever World Team Trophy will be in full swing near Paris, France.
 
In their common quest for the Olympic Dream, the WCBS, the French Billiards Federation (FFB) and the Billiards 2024 committee keep up their effort and launch the first-ever World Team Trophy, a brand-new format of of team billiards tournament revolving around parity and universality.
 
The same number of women and men teams from all over the World will compete simultaneously in Snooker, Carom (3-cushion), and Pool (9-Ball). This groundbreaking competition format is meant to prefigurate the 2021 World Games, and possibly future Olympic Games.
 
PLAYERS
This event welcomes 24 outstanding players, from 19 different countries. Here they are below:
 
MEN Game Last name First name Country
FRANCE Carom
Pool
Snooker
BURY
RIZZI
OCHOISKI
Jérémy
Fabio
Brian
FRA France
FRA France
FRA France
EUROPE Carom
Pool
Snooker
CAUDRON
FILLER
WILSON
Frédéric
Joshua
Kyren
BEL Belgium
GER Germany
GBR England
ASIA Carom
Pool
Snooker
NGUYEN
CHUA
XU
Quoc
Johann
Si
VIE Vietnam
PHI Philippines
CHI China
rest of the
WORLD
Carom
Pool
Snooker
SIDHOM
SHUFF
FIGUEIREDO
Sameh
Brandon
Igor
EGY Egypt
USA USA
BRA Brazil

 

 

WOMEN Game Name Surname Country
FRANCE Carom
Pool
Snooker
JACQUES
TITAUX
PROIX
Céline
Séverine
Juliette
FRA France
FRA France
FRA France
EUROPE Carom
Pool
Snooker
DEGENER
OUSCHAN
NECHAEVA
Gülsen
Jasmin
Anastasia
TUR Turkey
AUT Austria
RUS Russia
ASIA Carom
Pool
Snooker
SRUONG
KIM
KAMANI
Pheavy
Ga Young
Amee
CAM Cambodia
KOR Korea
IND India
rest of the
WORLD
Carom
Pool
Snooker
PEREZ
AYALA
WOODS
Jackeline
Soledad
Jessica
PER Peru
KOR Argentina
AUS Australia

 

Streaming coverage of this event will begin at 5am Eastern Time and can be watched on the AzBilliards Home Page. Just go to azbilliards.com and scroll down to the Featured video.