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Dutch league starts with twelve teams

Posted by on July 21, 2011

Dutch league starts with twelve teams

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Frédéric Caudron is the new frontman in the team of Sluiskil.

NIEUWEGEIN - The Dutch league will be played with twelve teams this year. The two top teams, champion and cup holder Van Donge en De Roo and Crystal Kelly are the great absentees. Twentevisie had retired two weeks ago, but yet has signed up for participation this week. Delta Fast in Sluiskil has got another name: Frans Bevers. The team is one of the big favorites for the title. has been promoted to the highest league and is now called Berendhaus Groep/Horeca. Van den Broek Biljarts, the other promoted team, has with Hanbat a new cosponsor.

In the competition, which starts in week 36 (10/11 September), two double weekends are planned: week 42 and week 10 of 2012. The league finishes on April 29.

The KNBB (Dutch billard federation) has announced the international and national schedule and playing rounds. During the meeting with team leaders the option is launched to broadcast matches live by Kozoom in the Premiership. Therefor will be placed a top camera above the billiard.

The twelve teams in the league are:
Frans Bevers (Sluiskil) TOVV.NL/MCR (Vlaardingen), DBL Holland Mineral (Lochem), Dekker Keukens (Utrecht), A1 Biljarts (Apeldoorn), Snellen Recycling (Zundert), Van den Broek biljarts/Hanbat (Osdorp), De Vrachtkar (Reusel), Martens Cleaning (Kapelle), DKM Tools (Oosterhout), Twentevisie (Enschede), Berendhaus Groep/Horeca (Doetinchem).

The team captains are: Frédéric Caudron, Eddy Merckx, Tayfun Tasdemir, Jef Philipoom, Michael Nilsson, Roland Forthomme, Jérémy Bury, Marco Zanetti, Martin Spoormans, Kurt Ceulemans, Christian Rudolph, Thorsten Frings.

The main interuptions in the league are:
World Cup in Suwon (week 35)
Superprestige Belgium (week 37)
Elite Ranking (Week 38)
World Cup Vienna (week 39)
EK team three cushion/NK women (week 44)
Elite Ranking (Week 45)
EK one cushion (week 47)
Worldcup Hurghada (week 49)
Ranking (Week 50)
Belgian Championship (week 2)
Masters (week 5)
Ranking (week 6)
Worldcup Antalya (week 7)
World championship teams Vierssen (week 9)
EK classic game (week 11)
Final Agipi/Dutch Grand (week 12)
Ranking (Week 14)
European Cup qualification (week 18)
Dutch cup final (week 19)
Belgian Cup (week 20)
EK three cushion Istanbul (week 21)
League playoffs (week 22)
European Cup Schiltigheim (week 23).

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