MATCHROOM SPORT can announce that the 8 ball, 9 ball and 10 ball events at the forthcoming US Bar Table Championships will be included in the ranking list for Team USA selection for the 2015 PartyPoker Mosconi Cup.
All three tournaments take place from 16th to 22nd February at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. All information and registration options for the USBTC events can be found at www.playcsipool.com/22nd-us-bar-table-championships
Players eligible for Team USA, who finish in the top 32, will be awarded points on a sliding scale. The five man USA team for the Mosconi Cup will comprise the top three players in the ranking list as well as two wild cards named by captain Mark Wilson.
The 22nd annual Mosconi Cup takes place from 7th to 10th December this year at a venue to be named in the near future.
The full calendar of qualifying events as well as the points system to be used will be announced in due course. There will be three players selected from the ranking list as well as two wildcards, and all will be confirmed around the end of October. Ranking lists will be published on www.matchroompool.com as well as the Facebook page and Twitter feed of the Mosconi Cup.
Tickets for the 2015 PartyPoker Mosconi Cup will be available soon.
2015 PARTYPOKER Mosconi Cup is sponsored by PartyPoker, the world’s leading online poker site. The Official Table of the Mosconi Cup is supplied by Diamond Billiards, the cloth is supplied by Iwan Simonis and the Official Balls are Super Aramith by Saluc. Predator is the Official Cue of the event.