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3 CUSHION BILLIARDS SYSTEMS

“System Sid” Banner's 65 years of studying three cushion billiards resulted in this 200-page, spiral-bound guide with over 165 diagrams, historical pictures, extensive glossary and the rules. Nearly every system is covered: the Clock System, the Diamond System, 3/C Ball Hit System, the Carom or Bank System, the Corner Plus System, the Cross Table System, the End Rail System, and more. In this revised 4th printing you will learn the formulas and the precise speed, bridge height, bridge length, cue angle and english to make the shot, with adjustments to find the ball when it is off the original location. For 3-cushion with a lot that pool players can use.

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A FOUNDATION FOR BANKING & KICKING

This 3-DVD set from Tom "Dr.Cue" Rossman is the definitive work on the numerical diamond systems. Covers: table terminology, physical & mental approach, track line theory, the "parallel shift" concept, 7th pocket kicking systems, two cushion control for kicking mastery, plus three cushion knowledge to give you that "positive" feeling that no matter where your opponent leaves you on the table, you will prevail! Everything from the standard Plus 2 system, the Plus 2 variance systems, 2 cushion midpoint kicks, Around the Corner counting, 3 cushion systems, Standard 3 Cushion "50-30" kicking, Parallel 3 Cushion kick system, four and five cushion systems, reverse english systems, and much more. $75 (dc-set)

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A POOL LESSON WITH JERRY BRIESATH

This 3-DVD set is from Jerry Briesath, considered by many to be the “dean of pool instructors.” He has taught many of the game’s top players and was instrumental in starting the BCA instructor program. In the more than 4 hours of instruction and 50 plus topics on this set, you will learn the same techniques he teaches the pros: The Fundamentals - Stance, grip, bridge, stroke, break and aim. Managing the Cue ball - Spin, tangent lines, speed trade-off, position. Banking and Kicking - Making it all make sense. Drills - Fun games and simple tricks to quickly improve your game. Fixes - How to fix the flaws that cost you games.

Our Price: $69.95
AIMING ON THE CUTTING EDGE

This big 500 plus page book by Todd Leveck, a Certified BCA Instructor, is undoubtedly the most comprehensive book on aiming ever written for the players of pocket billiards. With more than 300 illustrations, demonstrations, experiments and practice drills, this book will help you aim better, with more confidence and consistency. Some of the major topics are: The Geometry of Pool, The Physics of Aiming & Shooting, Mental & Physical Alignment Techniques. Your Vision for Winning, and Developing a Million Dollar Stroke. In this book you will explore a myriad of Aiming Systems designed to keep your game on aim and learn what “matters most” and what will take you to the next level. Lots more. $69.95 (ACE)

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ALL FOUR IPAT WORKBOOKS

This group contains all four of the IPAT workbooks recommended by The World Pool-Billiard Association. Each one includes the International Pool Playing Ability Test (IPAT) for the respective level. The Start Level workbook is for beginners. The Level One Workbook is for advanced beginners to intermediate players. Number Two is for Intermediate to Advanced player and the Level Three book is for Advanced to World-Class Players. This group saves you $18.

Our Price: $110.00
ALL THREE IPAT DVDS

This group contains all three of the International Pool Ability DVDs. The first DVD is Level One which is for beginners and players up through the regional league level. The Level Two DVD is for intermediate to advanced players and offers a challenging training program to bring your basic skills to a higher level. Level Three is for expert players and anyone interested in the fine details of world-class technique. All three contain the prep work and the IPAT test for the corresponding level. The group price saves you $22.

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ANSWERS TO A POOL PLAYERS PRAYERS

Willie Mosconi inspired Richard Kranicki to write this 110 page spiral-bound book. It is focused on alignment, one of the most important concepts in pocket billiards, with much on human eyesight, spherical balls and the inherent errors in that relationship. Chapters on: Aiming Methods, Straight Shooting Test, Outward/Inward Eyesight Angles, Aim Compensation, The Real Cue Ball Center, Cue Tip Compensation and more. Buddy Hall says, "I highly recommend it. It contains unique and practical information to help you improve your personal game." OUT OF PRINT - VERY FEW LEFT.

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APPLETON VS HOHMANN - 2014 ALL STAR 8-BALL

The top finishers from the previous “Make It Happen” events were invited back to compete in 14.1, One Pocket, 8-Ball and 9-Ball. This 8-Ball match between Darren Appleton and Thorsten Hohmann was the first to get to the hill and was filled with suspense, exhilaration and drama. After 147 minutes and a score of 10-9, only Appleton was standing. Bill Incardona and Danny D. commentate.

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BANGKOK POOL BLUES

This 156 page book is a lively, inside look into the Bangkok pool scene. Tom Crowley has lived in SE Asia over 40 years and takes you right into the nightlife and action of Thailand’s most fascinating city. Sammy "The Shot" Barracas says "It's the real picture. This is essential reading if you want to have a good tour of the Bangkok pool world and taste the life there." Photos by Yoonki Kim capture the gritty world of the pool halls and the people who float in and out of them. Chapters are: The Scene, The Owners, Gamblers and Gambling and The Thai Players.

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BCA OFFICIAL RULES & RECORDS BOOK 2003

This 216 page book from the Billiard Congress of America contains the rules for the major tournament games, 18 secondary games and the major snooker and carom games. It has the tournament results for the major amateur and professional events of 2002 and historical results of the major world titles, some going back to the 1800's. There are brief biographies of the BCA Hall of Fame members to date, a glossary of pool terms and coverage of the main diamond system. Only a few left.

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BCA OFFICIAL RULES & RECORDS BOOK 2005

This 216 page book from the Billiard Congress of America contains the general rules for pocket billiards and the specific rules for most pool, snooker and carom games. It contains the tournament results for the major amateur and professional events from 2004 and brings the historical records of the major world titles and BCA Hall of Fame biographies up to date. It has an updated glossary of pool terms and coverage of the main diamond system. Only a few left.

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BCA OFFICIAL RULES & RECORDS BOOK 2008

This 216 page book from the Billiard Congress of America contains the World-Standardized regulations and general rules for pocket billiards and the up-dated rules for most pool, snooker and carom games. It contains the tournament results for the major amateur, league and professional events of 2007 and brings the historical records of the world titles and the BCA Hall of Fame biographies up to date. It has a glossary and coverage of the main diamond system.

Our Price: $9.95
BCA OFFICIAL RULES & RECORDS BOOK 2017-2018

This is the latest rule book from the Billiard Congress of America. It contains the latest version of the World-Standardized regulations and general rules for pocket billiards and the up-dated rules for most pool, snooker and carom games. It also contains the tournament results for the major amateur, league and professional events and brings the historical records of the world titles and the BCA Hall of Fame biographies up to date.

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BCA POOL LEAGUE RULE BOOK - 2008-2009

This 105 page book was widely considered to be the most advanced and workable set of rules in the sport and used by the BCA Pool League and dual-sanctioned leagues of the ACS and VNEA. There are sections on: Equipment Specifications, Definitions and Diagrams, General Rules, Rules for 8-Ball, 9-Ball, 10-Ball, One Pocket, 14.1 Continuous, Bank Pool, Wheelchair pool, Referees, Applied Rulings and more. Mike Shamos says, "The official rules of the BCAPL are the most extensive set of rules in history.” $5.95 (BCAR)

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BEAT PEOPLE WITH A STICK

This book by BCA Master Instructor Tom Simpson is a compilation of 15 years of his best articles. It is spiral-bound, 8.5" by 11" and about 132 pages. This book contains 129 one-page lessons to help you play better and compete more intelligently. Some examples are: In & Out of the Zone, Sink More Combinations, Getting a Feel for the Table, Draw Like Crazy, Jumping with the Dart Method, Extreme Bridges, Forcing the Corner, Nail-Bending Focus, Hanger Management, Straight-In Banks and 119 more! Tom, who passed away in 2016, was well-known for his National Billiard Academy clinics.

Our Price: $35.95
BEST DAMN POOL INSTRUCTION BOOK

Once you get past the over-the-top title, you'll see this is a good, all-around book with a lot of good information for pool players. Written by Ron Schneider, it has 227 pages divided into fourteen chapters: The Stroke Builders, The Practice Shots, Safety Play, The Kicking Game, Banking, Combinations, Caroms, The Nine-Ball Break, The Masse Shot, The Jump Shot, Position Play, Specialty Shots, Deflection, Squirt, Cling, Throw and Skid. It includes a CD-ROM e-book that plays in computers and a laminated wallet card with the 10 Winning Rules for Nine-Ball. $34.95 (BDP)

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BIG TIME RACKING SECRETS & ULTIMATE PRO SHOT MAKING

This DVD from Danny "Kid Delicious" Basavich reveals several pro secrets, including the Delicious L Track and his own interpretation of racking secrets. This DVD is also the ultimate how-to for breaking from the rail and from the breaking box used at the U.S. Open and many other pro events. Additional topics covered are: Great jumping tips, super stroke shots, masse' shots and advanced position play.

Our Price: $29.95
BILLIARDS TRICK SHOTS DVD

In the world of trick shots, the laws of physics are the first to go. In this DVD, World Champion Eckert explains how you can make billiard balls glide over the pool table, and into their destined pockets, as if they were following invisible tracks. With this DVD and practice, you can also learn how to make the laws of physics do your bidding and make your friends leave their jaws on the floor. Ralph was Artistic Pool World Champion in Trick and Fancy Shots in 2004 and Artistic Pool World Master in Bank and Kick Shots in 2004.

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BREAK & RUN DVD BOX SET

This 3-disc set is geared towards advanced and expert level players. Featuring 13 of the world's top players, it includes: Advanced Fundamentals by Rodney Morris, 8-Ball Breaking & Strategy by Karl Boyes, 9-Ball Breaking & Strategy by Mika Immonen, 10-Ball Breaking & Strategy by Darren Appleton, Kicking & Banking by Alex Pagulayan, and Pattern Play & Cue Ball Control by Raj Hundal. Earl Strickland, Chris Melling, Donny Mills, Jayson Shaw, Dennis Hatch, John Morra, and Jason Klatt fill out the group with Offensive and Defensive Pattern Racking, Reading Racks, Advanced Position play and 13 runouts with instruction. With 11 World Championships and 11 U.S. Open titles, there is no better group of players from whom to learn.

Our Price: $99.00
BRUMBACK VS LUAT - 2009 DERBY BANKS

FINALS 1 & 2. This 150 minute doubleheader DVD features John Brumback and Rudolfo Luat in both matches. As the last two players in the event, Luat had a buy-back opportunity and used it after Brumback won the first match 3-2. In the second match, the momentum was too much for Luat and he only managed to win one game. David Maddux and Mark Wilson provide the expert insight.

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BRUMBACK VS REYES - 2012 DERBY BANKS

FINALS. After working their way through a crowd of 352 contestants, two of the finest bank players in modern history faced off for 68 minutes. John Brumback, the defending champion, repeated his dominance by besting Efren Reyes 3 to zip. No problem for Reyes, though, as his second place finish helped him win his 5th Master of the Table award, truly amazing since he's only competed in the Derby six times. Bill Incardona and Danny D. report.

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BRUMBACK-HOGUE-MATLOCK - 2005 DERBY BANKS

SEMI-FINALS, FINALS. In this 140 minute DVD you get two full matches. In the Semi-Finals, John Brumback scores a 3-2 win over Truman Hogue, who at one time was the most feared bank player around. In the exciting Finals match, David Matlock shows no leniency as he puts a lock on Brumback and takes down the crown 3 to 2. Tony Annigoni and Danny Diliberto opine.

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BRUMBACK-PAGULAYAN-ALCANO - 2011 DERBY BANKS

FINALS. This DVD contains two great matches. In the first one, champion John Brumback beats Alex Pagulayan in 48 minutes to move on to the semi-finals where he loses to Ronnie Alcano. During that time, Alex exercises his buy-back option and comes around the corner to face Alcano in the finals. This all Filipino contest lasts 50 minutes with Pagulayan claiming the crown 3-1. Mark Wilson and Danny D. monitor the action.

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BUDDY HALL'S NINE BALL INSTRUCTIONAL

In this DVD, which was formerly entitled Position Play; Buddy shows what he considers to be the most important position shots in pool. He demonstrates each one and shows exactly how to cue and stroke it. He teaches you what can go wrong and how to use each shot consistently. Buddy wraps up this 60 minute video by running three unedited racks, explaining his decisions and emphasizing the key balls to each run out. A very good Accu-Stats production.

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BUILD YOUR GAME - HARDCOVER

This HARDCOVER edition is a collection of 365 Days of Instruction, Motivation and Insights for Pool Players. It's like having a professional coach hitting you with one short, focused topic on the game to set your day and keep you focused and on the road to playing better pool. Each of 365 topics covers an important element required to play at a masterful level. Some will remind you of things you have forgotten and many will lead you to a higher understanding of strategy, technique or execution. All will help you build a stronger game. Includes a directory of quotes, reference materials and a comprehensive index. RETAIL - $34.95 - LIMITED TIME SPECIAL - $24.95 SAVE $10

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BUILD YOUR GAME - SOFTCOVER

This SOFTCOVER book is a collection of 365 Days of Instruction, Motivation and Insights for Pool Players. It's like having a professional coach hitting you with one short, focused topic on the game every day to keep you focused and on the road to playing better pool. Each of 365 topics covers an important element required to play at a masterful level. Some will remind you of things you have forgotten and many will lead you to betterstrategy, technique or execution. All will help you build a stronger game. Included is a directory of quote sources, reference materials and a comprehensive index. RETAIL - $29.95 - LIMITED TIME SPECIAL - $24.95 - SAVE $5

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BUSTAMANTE VS MURPHY - 2013 DERBY BANKS

Shannon Murphy was full of surprises this year; including this fine 85 minute match with Francisco Bustamante. Murphy, undefeated before this match, played great and took it to hill-hill before succumbing to the Filipino’s powerful game. Murphy moved on to the Semi-Finals and Bustamante when on to win his second “Master of the Table” crown. Mark Wilson and Bill Gibbs share insights.

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BUSTAMANTE VS STRICKLAND - 2014 ACCU-STATS 8-BALL

In this race-to-ten “Make It Happen” 8-Ball match, Earl Strickland gave his all for 110 minutes before losing to Francisco Bustamante at the hill 10 to 9. On the way, though, Earl proved that nothing is safe as he cemented his shot-making dominance by delivering the undisputed, greatest shot of the series. Bill Incardona and Danny Diliberto comment throughout.

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COMMON SENSE ONE POCKET

This DVD, presented by Bill Incardona, guides you through the most logical way to approach one pocket. Key thought processes are discussed and clearly demonstrated. There's a lot of great info in this video, such as why and when you should take an intentional scratch, and how to handle the “do-or-die” situation. Another great Accu-Stats production.

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CONFESSIONS OF A POOL HUSTLER

The outrageous tales of well-known road-man Robert LeBlanc are in this 350 page hardcover book. It covers a lifetime of thrilling experiences, from 30 years on the road to Technical Advisor and cameo actor in the 2003 movie, “Poolhall Junkies” Take the journey as he bounces along the back roads of a life from Poolhalls to Bar-rooms, from Broads to Booze to Bar fights. A teenage prodigy player from Memphis, LeBlanc shares stories of machine guns, “drop-dead gorgeous women,” stacks of money and diamonds, pistol-whippings, and more. Great photos throughout.

Our Price: $24.95