WORLD POOL MASTERS POSTPONED
WORLD POOL MASTERS POSTPONED

World Pool Masters 2020

Europa Point Sports Complex, Gibraltar

*** The World Pool Masters, scheduled to take place in Gibraltar from March 26-29, has been postponed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. New dates will be announced in due course. ***

The World Pool Masters, 9-ball’s biggest invitational tournament, returns to Gibraltar over four action-packed days at the new Europa Sports Complex.

The World Pool Masters features 24 of the best players from around the world as players battle it out for their share of the $100,000 prize fund.

David Alcaide won his second Masters title in 2019 and will be looking to defend his crown against a superstar field including the likes of US Open champion Joshua Filler and two-time Masters winner Shane van Boening.

All matches are race-to-seven, except the final which is a race-to-nine.

Prize Fund


Preliminary round $1,750

x8

Last 16 $2,250

x8

Quarter-Finals $3,750

x4

Semi-Finalists $7,500

x2

Runner-up $13,000

x1

Winner $25,000

x1

Total $100,000

David Alcaide
Spain
Ko Ping Chung
Chinese Taipei
Fedor Gorst
Russia
Joshua Filler
Germany
Shane van Boening
USA
Skyler Woodward
USA
Ko Pin Yi
Chinese Taipei
Kelly Fisher
England
Jayson Shaw
Scotland
Alex Pagulayan
Canada
Eklent Kaci
Albania
Albin Ouschan
Austria
Naoyuki Oi
Japan
Matt Edwards
New Zealand
Jasmin Ouschan
Austria
Alex Kazakis
Greece
Niels Feijen
Netherlands
Denis Grabe
Estonia
Francisco Sanchez-Ruiz
Spain
Casper Matikainen
Finland
Billy Thorpe
USA
Max Lechner
Austria
Justin Sajich
Australia
Chris Melling
England
Thursday 1st January

Pending Release

The Break
All matches are winner break. The balls will be hand racked with the 1-ball resting on the spot. The balls won’t be tapped and will be hand racked by the referee with a plastic rack. Players will be NOT be permitted to inspect the rack and cannot ask for the balls to be re-racked, re-positioned or moved.

Shot Clock
A 30-second shot clock will be in operation throughout the tournament. Each team will have one 30-second extension per rack.

Match Races
All matches are Race to 7, except the final which is a Race to 9