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Preview: 2016 GB9 British Grand Prix »


Another breathless season on the GB 9 Ball Tour draws to a close this weekend as the British Grand Prix is contested at the Park Inn by Radisson hotel in Telford.

2015 British Grand Prix Champion - Craig Osborne

2015 British Grand Prix Champion – Craig Osborne

Many in the world of 9-ball pool will have heard the announcement this week of the European squad aiming to win the Mosconi Cup for the seventh consecutive year next month. Three of GB9’s five players are past or present GB9 regulars, and each of them winning the British Grand Prix title once. Mark Gray won the inaugural competition way back in 2008, with Darren Appleton taking the crown off of him a year later. Two years after this in 2011, Jayson Shaw won the title as he began to prove to the world just what he was capable of. GB9 is proud to have had all three players playing in events both past and present and we continue to be proud of their exploits across the world. We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Gray, Appleton and Shaw, along with UK Open champion Niels Feijen and defending world champion Albin Ouschan, as they seek to keep the Mosconi Cup defended for yet another 12 months.

Back home, it’s Gray who has been making the headlines too with what can only be described as an imperious display domestically this season. Wins in the Midlands Classic, Paul Medati Trophy and Southern Masters in 2016, alongside a 3rd place finish in the UK Open, have seen Gray take an unassailable lead at the top of the rankings upon the conclusion of this last event of the season. These results complement an equally successful season on the Eurotour, a season which saw him also win the Austrian Open, and only went further to cement his place in the upcoming European Mosconi Cup squad. All the same, his nearest competitions consist some of the finest amateur players in the country. Chris Hall, Craig Osborne, Stewart Colclough and Chris Cowie all form the chasing back and will be looking to end their respective seasons on highs. They, and many others, will be raring to go when the action gets under way this weekend.

Play at the British Grand Prix begins on the afternoon of Friday 11th November, with the action continuing through to the evening of Sunday 13th November. Entry is once again free to spectators in Telford for those who want to get their last GB9 fix of the season. For those who can’t make it, we will once again be bringing you  live stream from table 1 alongside the innovative GB9-Live scoring system from every single match. Be sure not to miss out on a single ball over the weekend and find out how another stellar season on the GB 9 Ball Tour concludes.

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Own your own Rasson Victory II table – (Now with interest free credit)

GB9, as official UK agents for Rasson, have a very limited number of these fantastic tables in stock in the UK ready for immediate delivery and installation. We have put together a superb package which we are offering to GB9 members and their friends, including the option of spreading the cost with interest free credit. Should you wish to find out more information, please speak to a GB9 official or committee member at the weekend.

In 2016 GB9 is proudly sponsored by Simonis Cloth, Aramith Billiard Balls, McDermott Cue, Kamui Tips, Rasson Billiards and Carlson Rezidor Hotels making the perfect combination of the very best equipment in the most outstanding venues.

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