Predator Cues Sponsors CSI US Open Events


CueSports International, Henderson, Nevada (April 8, 2013) – Two dynamic industry leaders are joining forces once again to promote professional pool events during The Greatest Pool Tournament in the World! 

CueSports International (CSI) is proud to announce that Predator Cues is the Official Cue sponsor of the 14th US Open One Pocket Championship, the 5th US Open 10-Ball Championship and the inaugural US Open 8-Ball Championship.

The three CSI produced US Open events will be held back to back July 17-27, 2013 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada. The highly regarded pro events will be staged in the main ballroom of the Rio Hotel alongside the BCAPL and USAPL National Championships, also produced by CSI. General spectator admission will be FREE to all amateur participants.

In addition to sponsoring the CSI US Open events, Predator assumes title sponsorship of the 14.1 High Run Challenge which was launched by CSI at the national championships in Las Vegas in 2011. Going into its third year, the newly named Predator High Run Challenge will test the skills of professionals and amateurs alike in the popular 14.1 straight pool contest staged on 9’ Diamond tables.  

Since the company’s inception in 1994, Predator Cues (a division of the Predator Group), has a long history of supporting professional pool events.  They also sponsor several top professional players including Darren Appleton, Chris Melling, Daryl Peach, Jasmin Ouschan, Ralf Souquet, Chia-Chang Wu, Dennis Hatch and Mike Dechaine

For more information, including entry and VIP spectator tickets, for the 14th US Open One Pocket Championship, the 5th US Open 10-Ball Championship and the 1st US Open 8-Ball Championship visit or For more information about Predator Cues visit 

CueSports International is dedicated to creating more choices for all players. In the past 8 years CSI has directly paid out $8,000,000 to players. CSI is the parent company of the BCA Pool League and the USA Pool League. CSI also produces independent events such as the US Bar Table Championships, the Jay Swanson Memorial, the US Open One Pocket Championship and the US Open 10-Ball Championship. Visit,, and for more information about CSI and its divisions.