European Championships 2011 in Brandenburg to be broadcasted by Eurosport
Wednesday, January 26, 2011: The European Pool Billiard Championships for
Men, Women and Wheelchair competition are foreshadowed. While the European
National Federations are in the final stages of announcing their players to the event, the organizer succeeded this week in getting six hours of LIVE TV on Eurosport 2, one of the main sports channels in Europe with a possible audience of 42 million (!) viewers.
Starting on March 24th, more than 250 athletes representing 34 countries from all over Europe will compete for the various titles in the three divisions Men, Women and Wheelchair pool billiard. Ten days of high class pool will follow. On March 31st, these matches of the 9-ball competition will be aired LIVE:
14:45-16:45 semifinal #1
17:00-19:00 semifinal #2
20:00-22:00 final match
The event will be hosted by the European Governing Body for Pool, the European
Pocket Billiard Federation (EPBF) and organized by International Billiard Promotion (IBP).
For further information and reference please go to the event website www.epconline.eu or contact our press office.