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Three more years World Cups Hurghada, Antalya and Suwon

Posted by on November 24, 2011

Three more years World Cups Hurghada, Antalya and Suwon

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Torbjörn Blomdahl is the leader in the World Cup cycle with only Hurghada to play.

HURGHADA - The World Cup in Hurghada, from 4 to December 10, will be also on the international c alendar for the next three seasons. This morning the provisional calendar of the UMB (world federation of billiards) has been released. Moreover the World Cups of Suwon and Antalya will be on the calendar for the years 2012, 2013 and 2014.

The sports committee of the UMB strives to a number of five to seven World Cup events each year and is searching for more candidates to organize in the upcoming years. The contracts with three tournament organizers is a solid foundation for the time being.

On the world's calendar for 2013 the World championship in Antwerp in introduced, just like the Lausanne Billard Masters, which will be held for the first time. Next year the World championships will be held in Porto.
 
The UMB still maintains the Super Cup and Player of the Year gala in Antwerp on his calendar on February 4, 2012. As already known, Ludo Dielis, after ten years has stopped organizing this event. There is no successor, therefore the gala has been canceled for next year.
 
The provisional calendar for UMB 2012, 2013 and 2014:
 
2012
January 27 to 29: Agipi preliminaries
February 13 to 19: World Cup Antalya
February 24 to 26: Agipi qualifications
1 to 4 March: World championship national teams Viersen
22 to 25 March: Agipi finals
2 to 8 July: reserved for a World Cup
5 to 9 September: World championship in Porto
18 to 23 September: World Cup Suwon
2 to 8 December: World Cup Hurghada
 
2013
11 to 17 Februari: World Cup Antalya
21 to 24 February: World championship national teams Viersen
15 to 17 March 15 to 17: Lausanne Billiard Masters
3 to 8 September: Suwon World Cup
16 to 20 October: World championship Antwerp
1 to 7 December: World Cup Hurghada


2014
10 to 16 February: World Cup Antalya
13 to 16 March: World championship national teams Viersen
22 to 26 October: World Cup Suwon
7 to 13 December 7 to 13: World Cup Hurghada

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