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All stars at Hard Times Billiards of Sacramento 6th annual pool tournament

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6th Annual Chuck Markulis Memorial Tournament


The best players in the world -- men and women -- have gathered at Hard Times Billiards of Sacramento. Serious stuff, but all fun and great spectator sport. This is the Olympics of pool. More than 100 players from around the world racking the balls into the wee morning hours.

February 19-23, double eliminations of One-Pocket and 9-Ball at Sacramento's largest pool hall. There's still time to catch the action. Shane Van Boening -- ranked among the Top Ten players in the world -- is among the billiard royalty on deck at Hard Times.

Play continues through Sunday, February 23rd, until the last man or woman is standing. Come early and stay late. More than 30 tables, pool paraphernalia and dripping with atmosphere.

More stellar play on tap at the 45th Annual 9-Ball Reunion Tournament at Jointed Cue Billiards March 8-9, 2014.


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