Kelly Fisher clinched her first World Championship last year
Manila, Philippines- Dragon Promotions is pleased to announce the 4th installment of the greatest women's tournament in the world, the 2012 Yalin Women's World 10-Ball Championship! This year's edition will take place August 20th-24th once again at Robinson's Galleria, which has now become synonymous for creating the dynamic atmosphere of the coveted championship. Robinson's Galleria is connected to the host hotel Crowne Plaza Galleria. Stage 1 Qualifiers will be held at Star Billiards Manila on August 18th & 19th. An elite 48 world class pros and international women superstars will attend the event to fight it out. With the one goal in mind: to become the World Champion of 10-Ball. This year's event is again title sponsored by Yalin Tables, one of the premier billiard table manufacturers of the world.
Players from around the world will join the event. The reigning World Champion Kelly Fisher of the United Kingdom will be defending her title against all comers. The comers will be hailing from countries such as Netherlands, China, Germany, Japan, Belgium, Korea, Australia, Taiwan, France, Philippines, the United States and many more.
"10-Ball is the hardest and most skillful game for pool. Winning the Yalin World Championship is definitely in favor of the better professional players", said Allison Fisher, 6x US Open 9-Ball Champion.
The Yalin Women's World 10-Ball Championship is additionally sponsored by ABS-CBN Sports, Robinson's Galleria, Aramith Balls, Magic 89.9, and Crown Plaza Galleria Ortigas. With massive media and global networks covering the Yalin Women's World 10-Ball Championship, it will continue as still the biggest and most watched women's billiard event in the world.
"Yalin is extremely pleased to announce the 4th Annual Yalin Women's World 10-Ball Championship. Our continuing partnership with Dragon Promotions has made this event such a huge success and created additional stardom for now world champions Kelly Fisher, Jasmin Ouschan, and Rubilen Amit. I'm sure they will always remember the day they became World Champion was at the event Yalin sponsored and Dragon Promotions created. With 10-Ball being the most skillful game, all the live television each day, thousands of fans attending, and worldwide media and coverage, we feel the Yalin Women's World Championship is the greatest tournament in the world to win!", said Eric Ding, President of Yalin Billiard Goods Corporation.
"I personally really look forward to this event every year. The atmosphere is electric and the pressure is incredible on these fine ladies. They fight tooth and nail from the round robin stage until the single elimination rounds. I am even skipping a major men's USA event at the same time just to watch this!, " said top men's pro Charlie Williams.
Yalin Billiard Goods Corporation specializes in the production of high quality billiard tables and accessories since 1993. Yalin is located in Jinan, the Northern part of China, and is one of the world's largest manufacturers of billiard tables and products made in its 100,000 square meters facility. Yalin is represented by renown professional players such as Shane Van Boening, Darren Appleton, Johnny Archer, Shanelle Loraine , Karl Boyes, Erica Park, Liu Haitao, and Scott Higgins. Jinan Yalin Billiards manufactures many kinds of billiard tables and accessories including Snooker tables, American style pool tables and Russian pyramid style. Also other sporting games such as family billiard/tennis table; international standard tennis table for entertainment, and any customer designed tables. Yalin has received the highest marks internationally, more than any other Asian manufacturer, and was selected by Brunswick Billiards as their sole exclusive partner in China. Yalin has exported high quality tables to over 70 countries including the United States, France, Canada, Russia, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, Arabia, and more. Please visit http://www.yalin.cn/
Dragon Promotions is one of the leading producers of billiard programming in the world today. In a span of over 11 years, Dragon Promotions has produced over 100 international events airing on networks in USA, Korea, and Europe such as ESPN, ABS-CBN, ESPN Star Asia, MBC ESPN, XTM, XPORTS, and Euro Sport. Events include The World Tournament of 14.1, The Predator International 10-Ball Championship, King & Queen of Carom, Empress Cup, Pro Pool Schools, DP Pro Classic, Women's Trickshot Challenge, World Junior 10-Ball Championships, The World Mixed Doubles and many more. Dragon also manages some of the world's best players including Johnny Archer, Allison Fisher, Mika Immonen, Shanelle Loraine, Rodney Morris, Charlie Williams, Mike Davis, and Erica Park. Watch their decade long anniversary video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LZrvwijI8fg visit www.dragonpromotions.com