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Taiwan Dominates Qualifier 2 of the WPA Players Championship

Taiwan Dominates Qualifier 2 of the WPA Players Championship
Taiwan Dominates Qualifier 2 of the WPA Players Championship
April 13, 2019
 
The second Stage 1 Qualifier for the WPA Players Championship was dominated by Taiwan. Yu-Lung ChangChing-Shun Yang, and Ri Teng Liu, accompanied by USA’s Max Eberle, have each advanced to the $50,000 added Stage 2 Main Event which begins Tuesday, April 16.

The WPA Players Championship is being staged at Griff’s Billiards in Las Vegas, April 12-19. The main event, with $50,000 added prize money, is limited to 64 players. 48 players where chosen by the WPA rankings and member federations to begin in the Stage 2 Main Event. The remaining 16 spots are being filled by four Stage 1 qualifier tournaments, one per day, held at Griff’s Billiards April 12-15. The top four finishers from each qualifier receive a paid spot in the Stage 2 Main Event which begins April 16.

The third Stage 1 Qualifier will be held Sunday, April 14 where another four players will advance to Stage 2.


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The World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) is the international governing body for pocket billiards and is comprised of six member federations representing North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia.  The WPA is the world-recognized body for sanctioning World Championship events.  It is also one of the three member organizations of the World Confederation of Billiards Sports (WCBS), representing the billiard disciplines of pool, snooker and carom.  For more information about the WPA, visit www.wpapool.com.
 
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