Ultimate 10-Ball Championships Brings on Ken Shuman

FRISCO, TX (February 10, 2011): Ultimate 10-Ball Championships are proud to announce that well-known professional tournament director Ken Shuman has been hired to co-direct their upcoming event, which will take place April 21-24 in Frisco, TX, at the Embassy Suites Hotel Dallas-Frisco. Shuman will work together with Zach Ballas, who was also the tournament director for the 2010 Ultimate 10-Ball Championships.

Shuman is one of the country's premier tournament directors and an accomplished referee, considered an expert on the rules of play. He has officiated at world championships in the USA and the Philippines. He directs some of the pool world's major tournaments, including the U.S. Open 9-Ball Championships, the Derby City Classic, the U.S. Bar Table Championship, the U.S. Open 10-Ball Championship, and the CSI's National Championship Series.

"I was extremely flattered when promoter Badi Nazhat asked me to join his tournament direction staff at the upcoming 2011 Ultimate Ten-Ball Championships,” affirmed Shuman. “I am very excited to be a part of this prestigious BCA points ranking event and look forward to building upon the success of last year's tournament in Aruba." 

Entries are currently being processed via e-mail at info@ultimate10ball.com. Please contact them today to ensure your spot in this ground-breaking event.

The Ultimate 10-Ball Championships are being hosted by the Embassy Suites Hotel Dallas-Frisco in Frisco, TX. Matches will be played on Diamond Pro-Am 9-foot tables covered in Simonis cloth and using Super Aramith Pro Ball sets and red circle cue balls. For reservations please call 972-712-7200.

About the Ultimate 10-Ball Championships
The inaugural Ultimate 10-Ball Championships took place in Aruba in 2010 and featured some of the most talented players in the sport of billiards.  The Ultimate 10-Ball Championships is an open tournament that will continue to feature the finest men and women pool players in the world. The 2011 is an event ranked by both the Billiard Congress of America and the Women's Professional Billiard Association ranked event and is a World Pool-Billiard Association sanctioned event.  The official web site, http://www.ultimate10ball.com, will provide stats, two free live streams, and live scoring.