BCA National 8-Ball Championships to host Matchroom's World Pool Masters at the Riviera, Las Vegas, May 9-11, 2008
Reigning WPA World 9-Ball Champion Daryl Peach (England); Player of the Year, and BCA Pool League representative, Shane Van Boening (USA); 18 year old phenomenon, and 2007 World Junior Champion, Ko Pin Ye (Taiwan); 2003 World Pool Masters Champion Tony Drago (Malta); 2001 WPA World 9-Ball Champion Mika Immonen (Finland), and multiple UPA tour winner Rodney Morris (USA) have all agreed to compete in the 2008 World Pool Masters at the Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, May 9-11, 2008.
Matchroom's Luke Riches reports, "The invite list is taking shape but, through our agreement with the WPA, we take the top four ranked players on the Euro Tour after their next event which finishes on the 24th of this month."
ranked players will compete for the coveted title of World Pool Master. Europe,
5 time Masters Champion
Ralf Souquet (
BCAPL's Mark Griffin acknowledges,
"Our players love professional action. This is the first time the Masters
has been held on
As always, the World
Pool Masters will be televised throughout the world. The BCAPL, in conjunction