Player entries will open at 12pm ET time on Tuesday, April 12 for the US Open Pool Championship at Harrah’s Resort, Atlantic City from October 10-15.
The prize fund will remain at the 2021 total of $300,000, meaning Matchroom is committing an additional $64,000 to the added prize money, which now stands at over $100,000. Sticking with tradition, previous US Open Champions will be offered a free entry to the event.
Double elimination will be in effect down to the last 16, when single elimination will again take over. However, the double-elimination stage will now be played over four days. October 10 & 11 will feature the first round as well as the next two rounds on the losers’ side and the first round on the winners’ side. All matches in these rounds will be race to 9.