2010 WPA World Eight-ball Championship
|Location||Fujairah, United Arab Emirates|
|Dates||April 4, 2010–April 10, 2010|
|Double Elimination / Single Elimination|
|Host(s)||WPA World Eight-ball Championship|
|Venue||Fujairah Exhibition Centre, Al Diar Siji Hotel|
The 2010 WPA World Eight-ball Championship was an eight-ball world championship, organized by the World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA), and held 4–10 April, 2010 at the Fujairah Exhibition Centre of the Al Diar Siji Hotel in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. A total of 64 players competed in the tournament.
The event was split into two sections, a double elimination round, splitting the field from 64 to 32, and then a traditional knockout round. In this round, former two time 9-Ball world champion Thorsten Hohmann lost to Masaki Tanaki 8–7, thanks to a miscue in the final rack.
David Alcaide also lost in this round of the tournament, despite being 5–3 ahead of Oliver Medenillia; he would lose 8–6. Mika Immonen lost in the round of 32 to Ruslan Chinachov. Chinachov would make it to the semi-finals where he would lose to Karl Boyes, whilst Feijen would overcome Darren Appleton.
In the final, Boyes had the much better start and led Fiejen 4-0 and 11-5, before his opponent started a catch-up and levelled at 12-12. Boyes won the final rack, winning 13-12.
|Round of 32|
7. April 2010
|Round of 16|
8. April 2010
9. April 2010
9. April 2010
10. April 2010
|20||Jeff de Luna||10|
|20||Jeffrey de Luna||10|
|4||Lee Van Corteza||2|
|4||Lee Vann Corteza||10|
|20||Jeffrey de Luna||5|
|11||Shane Van Boening||1|
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