And if so, what effect does it have on your game? This week Melinda Bailey ponders the question of “TV table” pressure. Mark Cantrill and Rick Bryant discuss the new Italian cue technology that is sweeping the pool world.
This is the first of two episodes dedicated to the simple complexity of hosting a pool tournament or challenge event. This week we hear from Chuck Parrill who runs the Diamond Pool Tour in Arizona, Mark Cantrill of the Legends and Champions Tour and long-time promoter, director and author Jay Helfert. Rick Bryant speaks with the upcoming monster player Sky Woodward about his recent win in Beloit, Wisconsin and his new sponsor, Meucci Cues. Scott Lee and Randy G. discuss hundreds of Chinese pool players coming to the U.S. to learn from us.
Show Features: Mark Cantrill, David “Mr. Bond”, Jay Helfert, Chuck Parrill, Mike Howerton, Rick Bryant, Sky Woodward, Scott Lee and Randy G.
Tonight we hear from perhaps the most energetic and unusual pool instructor in the country: “The Drill Instructor” Mr. Dominic Esposito. His militant drill-instructor persona is truly something to behold. Join us as we get the low-down on his beginnings in this career, as well as the various programs and products he offers.
Show Features: Dominic Esposito, Rick Bryant, David “Mr. Bond”, Scott Lee, Randy G.
Mark Cantrill (and Mike Howerton) speaks with Luke Riches of Matchroom Sports about their new points system for qualifying the U.S. Mosconi Cup team members, and also discuss some questions on the subject submitted by AZB patrons. Rick Bryant chats with Pat Diveney about his cue making career. Scott Lee and Randy G discuss how to draw the ball effectively.
Show Features: Luke Riches, Mark Cantrill, Mike Howerton, David “Mr. Bond”, Rick Bryant, Pat Diveney, Scott Lee and Randy G.
Mike Howerton and Mark Cantrill discusss some of the uncomfortable details surrounding the World Ten Ball competition, as well as the USBTC and Mosconi Cup points. Rick Bryant has a chat with cue maker Steve Lomax. Mr. Bond speaks with the executive producer of a new made-for-TV series that is holding an open casting call just outside of Atlanta, GA
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Show Features: Steve Lomax, J.P., Rick Bryant, Mike Howerton, Mark Cantrill, David “Mr. Bond”, Scott Lee, Randy G.
Tonight we get an update from the USBTC featuring Mary Ann Starkey, and the women’s 10ball title clencher, 16 yr old Taylor Hansen. Geoff Conway speaks on behalf of the men’s 10ball winner Jeff Ignacio. Rick Bryant chats with cue maker Mike Capone. Scott Lee and Randy G discuss how to choose a cue.
Show Features: Taylor Hansen, Geoff Conway, Mike Capone, Rick Bryant, Mary Ann Starkey, David “Mr. Bond”, Scott Lee and Randy G.
Join us tonight for a round-table discussion of current affairs with Mr. Bond, Skip Nemecek (of Tweeten), Mark Cantrill and Scott Frost. Topics include the U.S. Open, Mosconi Cup, WPA sanctions, Diamond Pool Tour and more. Rick Bryant chats with cue repair expert Joe Blackburn, and of course Scott Lee and Randy G give us the secrets to practicing effectively.
Show Features: Skip Nemecek, Scott Frost, Joe Blackburn, Rick Bryant, Mark Cantrill, David “Mr. Bond”, Scott Lee, Randy G.
From all of us, to all of you, have a Merry Christmas and a great new year too!
Show Features: David “Mr. Bond”, Mark Cantrill, Mike Howerton, Jerry Forsyth, Alison Fischer, Mary Ann Starkey, Rick Bryant, Angel Levine, Daniel Busch, Dennis Walsh, Doug Gordon, Ian Brock, Mark Wilson, Randy G., Scott Lee, Will Prout.
Find out what you didnt know about another driving force behind AZbilliards.com; the writer, photographer, commentator-in-demand, and all around great guy, Mr. Jerry Forsyth. We also get a Turning Stone update from the event founder, Mike Zuglan. Rick Bryant sits down for some Q-Talk with Tiger billiard products CEO, Mr. Tony Kalamdaryan. Scott Lee and Randy G. discuss ‘mother drills’….other than making your bed before school.
Show Features: Mike Zuglan, David “Mr. Bond”, Jerry Forsyth, Mark Cantrill, Rick Bryant, Tony Kalamdaryan, Mary Ann Starkey, Steve Legault, Scott Lee, Randy G.
Running Time: 1:29
Your official online radio show of the 2014 PartyPoker.com Mosconi Cup Tournament.
Mark Cantrill and Mr. Bond talk with the upcoming monster Sky Woodward who just snapped off an undefeated win against Shane et al at the Smokin Aces tourney. Mike Howerton chats with Rachel Lang, the junior monster who is planning to attend the junior world competition in China. Alison Fischer speaks with German master Ralph Eckert about his career and his new training app. Rick Bryant brings us another great Q-talk segment with OB Cues co-founder Royce Bunnell.
Show Features: Royce Bunnell, Rick Bryant, Ralph Eckert, Alison Fischer, Rachel Lang, Mike Howerton, Mary Ann Starkey, Ali Alashi, Scott Lee, Randy G., Mark Cantrill, Skyler Woodward, David “Mr. Bond”.
Running Time: 1:38
Want to be a pro? Practice till you fall asleep, and then practice some more.