Beginner Guides

We all have to start somewhere, right? This is why I have compiled a catalog of questions you might have on everything pool, snooker or billiards related. Through my years of experience, I have amassed a fountain of knowledge on all cuesports which I have documented here for all to see, share and learn from, so you can go forth and enjoy your game at a higher level. This might be the Beginners Guides section, but believe me, you’ll find something here for every skill level. Curious about something you can’t find, just the handy search bar.

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Why do pool balls have numbers

Why do pool balls have numbers

Don’t you just love playing pool? It’s such a fun game. But have you ever wondered why the balls have numbers on them? Well, today…

how much are pool balls

How much are pool balls

If you’re a pool player, then you know that the quality of your game depends on the quality of your equipment. Pool balls are one…

Is Snooker A Sport

Is Snooker A Sport and is it in the Olympics

There’s been a lot of debate lately about whether or not snooker is actually a sport. Some people argue that it’s too slow and boring,…

How Popular is Snooker in China

How Popular is Snooker in China

Snooker is a cue sport that originated in India in the second part of the 19th century. The game grew immensely popular and spread to…

How Much Does a Snooker Table Weigh

How Much Does a Snooker Table Weigh

A snooker table is a bounded table where snooker or other cue sports are played. It has a flat surface covered with a cloth called…

Bumper Pool History

Bumper Pool History – Roots to Present Day

Have you ever heard of a type of billiard game played with table-fixed obstacles preventing you from making a pocket? If yes, that’s the Bumper…

Compare a pool cue with a snooker cue

Detailed Difference: Pool Cue vs Snooker Cue

Can you tell the difference between a pool cue vs snooker cue, if they were next to each other could you tell them apart?  The…

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What is a Slate Pool Table

Billiards evolved from a lawn game to an indoor game now played on what is called a Pool table. The pool tables used in the…

Discover The Standard Size Of A Pool Table

Standard Pool Table Sizes & Space Needed

One of the most common questions surrounding pool is what is the standard pool table size or how big is a standard size pool table. …

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How to Tell if a Pool Table is Slate

Looking for your first pool table or perhaps looking to sell one? In order to price accordingly you’ll need to know what type of table…