2010 WPA World Nine-ball Championship

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The 2010 WPA World Nine-ball Championship (a.k.a. the World Pool Championship 2010) was the professional nine-ball pocket billiards (pool) championship, sanctioned by the World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) and organised by Matchroom Sport. It was held from 29 June through 5 July in Doha, Qatar, hosted by the Qatar Billiards and Snooker Federation. Qualifying tournaments were held from 25 through 29 June in the same city.

Tournament format[edit]

  • Double elimination tournament during the group stage. All matches are races to nine racks.
  • There are 16 groups; each group has eight players. Two wins qualifies the player to the knockout round, while two losses eliminates them.
  • Single elimination tournament during the knockout stage. All matches are races to eleven racks, except for the final which is race to 13.

Group stage[edit]

Group 1[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      United States Shane Van Boening 9  
      Saudi Arabia Abdulla a. Al Daham 6    
    Saudi Arabia Abdulla a. Al Daham 6       United States Shane Van Boening 9
  Lebanon Mazen Berjawi 9     Lebanon Mazen Berjawi 9       Iran Hasan Zeraatgar 7
  Poland Mariusz Skoneczny 2     Lebanon Mazen Berjawi 6
    Iran Hasan Zeraatgar 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      United Kingdom Imran Majid 6  
  Iran Hasan Zeraatgar 3       Poland Mariusz Skoneczny 9  
  Italy Bruno Muratore 9     United Kingdom Imran Majid 7       Poland Mariusz Skoneczny 5
      Italy Bruno Muratore 9       Malaysia Ibrahim Bin Amir 9
    Malaysia Ibrahim Bin Amir 9
      Italy Bruno Muratore 7  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 2[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Chinese Taipei Lu Hui Chan 9  
      Sweden Jim Chawki 6    
    Sweden Jim Chawki 7       Chinese Taipei Lu Hui Chan 9
  Hong Kong Kenny Kwok 5     Hong Kong Kenny Kwok 9       Canada Francis Crevier 3
  United Arab Emirates Joven Alba 9     Canada Francis Crevier 9
    Hong Kong Kenny Kwok 7  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Philippines Marlon Manalo 8  
  Canada Francis Crevier 2       United Arab Emirates Joven Alba 9  
  Philippines Marlon Manalo 9     Philippines Marlon Manalo 9       United Arab Emirates Joven Alba 4
      Qatar Waleed Majid 7       United Kingdom Scott Higgins 9
    United Kingdom Scott Higgins 9
      Qatar Waleed Majid 6  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 3[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Germany Thorsten Hohmann 7  
      United States Charles Williams 9    
    Germany Thorsten Hohmann 9       United States Charles Williams 8
  Germany Thorsten Hohmann 6     Japan Kazuki Nishimura 4       Serbia Sandor Tot 9
  Hong Kong Lee Chenman 9     Serbia Sandor Tot 9
    Japan Kazuki Nishimura 4  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      France Stephan Cohen 9  
  United States Charles Williams 9       South Korea Ham Won Sik 3  
  South Korea Ham Won Sik 6     South Korea Ham Won Sik 9       France Stephan Cohen 9
      Iraq Hussain Jaffer 8       Hong Kong Lee Chenman 6
    Hong Kong Lee Chenman 9
      Iraq Hussain Jaffer 4  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 4[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Chinese Taipei Yang Ching Shun 9  
      Lebanon Mohd. Ali Berjawi 3    
    Lebanon Mohd. Ali Berjawi 3       Chinese Taipei Yang Ching Shun 9
  Mexico Ernesto Dominguez 9     Mexico Ernesto Dominguez 9       Netherlands Huidji See 5
  United Kingdom Karl Boyes 7     Mexico Ernesto Dominguez 5
    Netherlands Huidji See 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      United Kingdom Karl Boyes 9  
  Netherlands Huidji See 6       Malaysia Lee Poh Soon 0  
  Malaysia Lee Poh Soon 9     Malaysia Lee Poh Soon 9       United Kingdom Karl Boyes 4
      Qatar Ali Obaidly 4       Malta Tony Drago 9
    Qatar Ali Obaidly 3
      Malta Tony Drago 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 5[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Syria Basem Aboud 5  
      United Kingdom So Shaw 9    
    Syria Basem Aboud 9       United Kingdom So Shaw 5
  Syria Basem Aboud 3     Egypt Wael Tallat 8       United Arab Emirates Hanni Al Howri 9
  Japan Tohru Kuribayashi 9     Egypt Wael Tallat 5
    United Arab Emirates Hanni Al Howri 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Philippines Francisco Bustamante 9  
  United Kingdom So Shaw 9       Italy Fabio Petroni 7  
  Italy Fabio Petroni 8     Italy Fabio Petroni 9       Philippines Francisco Bustamante 9
      Saudi Arabia Mohd. A. Al Harthi 4       Japan Tohru Kuribayashi 6
    Saudi Arabia Mohd. A. Al Harthi 3
      Japan Tohru Kuribayashi 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 6[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      United States Rodney Morris 9  
      Venezuela Yousseff Jalar 4    
    Venezuela Yousseff Jalar 9       United States Rodney Morris 8
  Venezuela Yousseff Jalar 9     Germany Heck Helmut 4       China Dang Jinhu 9
  Netherlands Niels Feijen 6     China Dang Jinhu 9
    Germany Heck Helmut 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Netherlands Niels Feijen 9  
  United States Rodney Morris 7       United Arab Emirates Mohd. H. Al Hosani 1  
  Singapore Chan Keng Kwang 9     United Arab Emirates Mohd. H. Al Hosani 8       Netherlands Niels Feijen 6
      Singapore Chan Keng Kwang 9       Philippines Alen Cuarcero 9
    Singapore Chan Keng Kwang 7
      Philippines Alen Cuarcero 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 7[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Japan Yukio Akakariyama 4  
      Canada John Morra 9    
    Japan Yukio Akakariyama 9       Canada John Morra 9
  Japan Yukio Akakariyama 9     Greece Aleksandros Kazaqi 0       United Arab Emirates Salah Al Riwani 5
  Germany Thomas Engert 5     Greece Aleksandros Kazaqi 4
    United Arab Emirates Salah Al Riwani 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 5  
  United Arab Emirates Salah Al Riwani 2       Germany Thomas Engert 9  
  Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 9     Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 9       Germany Thomas Engert 8
      Australia Ben Judge 8       United Kingdom Craig Osbome 9
    United Kingdom Craig Osbome 9
      Australia Ben Judge 5  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 8[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Qatar Bashar Hussain 9  
      Egypt Mohammad Al Asaal 6    
    Egypt Mohammad Al Asaal 9       Qatar Bashar Hussain 2
  Egypt Mohammad Al Asaal 8     Iran Mehdi Rasekhi 8       Japan Masaaki Tanaka 9
  Sweden Marcus Chamat 9     Japan Masaaki Tanaka 9
    Iran Mehdi Rasekhi 4  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Sweden Marcus Chamat 9  
  Qatar Bashar Hussain 9       United States Oscar Dominguez 8  
  Spain Del Amo Hector 4     United States Oscar Dominguez 5       Sweden Marcus Chamat 8
      Spain Del Amo Hector 8       Russia Konstantin Stepanov 9
    Russia Konstantin Stepanov 9
      Spain Del Amo Hector 2  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 9[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Germany Ralf Souquet 6  
      Philippines Dennis Orcollo 9    
    Germany Ralf Souquet 9       Philippines Dennis Orcollo 9
  Germany Ralf Souquet 9     Nicaragua Carlo Castro 1       United Kingdom Chris Melling 4
  Saudi Arabia Fahad S. Al Barak 0     United Kingdom Chris Melling 9
    Nicaragua Carlo Castro 2  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Qatar Mohd Al Bin Ali 8  
  United Kingdom Chris Melling 9       Saudi Arabia Fahad S. Al Barak 9  
  South Korea Jeong Young Hwa 1     Qatar Mohd Al Bin Ali 5       Saudi Arabia Fahad S. Al Barak 6
      South Korea Jeong Young Hwa 9       Philippines Oliver Medenilla 9
    South Korea Jeong Young Hwa 6
      Philippines Oliver Medenilla 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 10[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      United States Johnny Archer 9  
      Singapore Toh Lian Han 3    
    Singapore Toh Lian Han 9       United States Johnny Archer 9
  Singapore Toh Lian Han 6     Brunei Abas Ali 3       Germany Jakob Belka 8
  Vietnam Nguyen Phuc Long 9     Brunei Abas Ali 2
    Germany Jakob Belka 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      United Kingdom Daryl Peach 8  
  Germany Jakob Belka 7       Philippines Israel Rota 9  
  Ukraine Artem Koshovoj 9     United Kingdom Daryl Peach 8       Philippines Israel Rota 9
      Ukraine Artem Koshovoj 9       Vietnam Nguyen Phuc Long 6
    Ukraine Artem Koshovoj 8
      Vietnam Nguyen Phuc Long 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 11[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Philippines Lee Van Corteza 9  
      Syria Ibrahim Al Khadar 1    
    Syria Ibrahim Al Khadar 9       Philippines Lee Van Corteza 5
  Syria Ibrahim Al Khadar 5     Poland Carol Skowersui 6       Germany Christian Reimering 9
  Croatia Carlo Dalmatin 9     Germany Christian Reimering 9
    Poland Carol Skowersui 5  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Chinese Taipei Ko Pin Yi 9  
  Philippines Lee Van Corteza 9       India Sundeep Gulati 1  
  Qatar Mohanna Obaidly 3     India Sundeep Gulati 3       Chinese Taipei Ko Pin Yi 9
      Qatar Mohanna Obaidly 9       Croatia Carlo Dalmatin 7
    Qatar Mohanna Obaidly 6
      Croatia Carlo Dalmatin 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 12[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      United Kingdom Mark Gray 2  
      Philippines Raymund Faron 9    
    United Kingdom Mark Gray 9       Philippines Raymund Faron 9
  United Kingdom Mark Gray 3     Indonesia Mohd. Bewi Simanjuntak 4       Netherlands Nick van den Berg 8
  Canada Jason Klatt 9     Netherlands Nick van den Berg 9
    Indonesia Mohd. Bewi Simanjuntak 2  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      United Kingdom Darren Appleton 3  
  Netherlands Nick van den Berg 9       Canada Jason Klatt 9  
  Algeria Taqi Aldin Moustafawi 1     United Kingdom Darren Appleton 4       Canada Jason Klatt 2
      Algeria Taqi Aldin Moustafawi 9       Chinese Taipei Chang Jung Lin 9
    Chinese Taipei Chang Jung Lin 9
      Algeria Taqi Aldin Moustafawi 2  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 13[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Philippines Jeffrey De Luna 6  
      Thailand Nitiwat Kanjanasri 9    
    Philippines Jeffrey De Luna 9       Thailand Nitiwat Kanjanasri 9
  Philippines Jeffrey De Luna 9     United Kingdom Richard Jones 6       Canada Alain Martel 3
  Kuwait Khalid K. Almutari 3     Canada Alain Martel 9
    United Kingdom Richard Jones 6  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Poland Radoslaw Babica 2  
  Canada Alain Martel 9       Japan Hayato Hijikata 9  
  Poland Radoslaw Babica 8     Poland Radoslaw Babica 9       Japan Hayato Hijikata 9
      Qatar Abdulatif Fawal 7       Kuwait Khalid K. Almutari 5
    Kuwait Khalid K. Almutari 9
      Qatar Abdulatif Fawal 3  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 14[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Philippines Antonio Lining 9  
      United States Corey Deuel 7    
    United States Corey Deuel 9       Philippines Antonio Lining 9
  United States Corey Deuel 3     Austria Martin Kempter 2       United Arab Emirates Khalid Al Kamale 5
  Philippines Antonio Gabica 9     Austria Martin Kempter 8
    United Arab Emirates Khalid Al Kamale 9  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Philippines Antonio Gabica 9  
  United Arab Emirates Khalid Al Kamale 8       United Kingdom Nicolas Ottermann 7  
  Indonesia Muhammad Zulfikri 9     United Kingdom Nicolas Ottermann 5       Philippines Antonio Gabica 8
      Indonesia Muhammad Zulfikri 9       Philippines Francisco Felicilda 9
    Indonesia Muhammad Zulfikri 8
      Philippines Francisco Felicilda 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 15[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Finland Mika Immonen 9  
      Kuwait Majid N. Alazmi 3    
    Kuwait Majid N. Alazmi 9       Finland Mika Immonen 9
  Kuwait Majid N. Alazmi 5     Qatar Alaa Bata 1       Iraq Ihab Hassan 4
  China Liu Haitao 9     Iraq Ihab Hassan 9
    Qatar Alaa Bata 5  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Philippines Efren Reyes 5  
  Iraq Ihab Hassan 0       China Liu Haitao 9  
  Philippines Efren Reyes 9     Philippines Efren Reyes 9       China Liu Haitao 8
      Germany Holger Gries 7       Philippines Vinancio Tanio 9
    Germany Holger Gries 5
      Philippines Vinancio Tanio 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Group 16[edit]

  2nd playoff round 1st playoff round 1st round 2nd round
                             
      Spain David Alcaide 9  
      South Africa Jason Theron 6    
    South Africa Jason Theron 6       Spain David Alcaide 5
  Iraq Ahmed Hassan 3     Iraq Ahmed Hassan 9       Philippines Ronato Alcano 9
  Germany Oliver Ortmann 9     Philippines Ronato Alcano 9
    Iraq Ahmed Hassan 1  
Losers' bracket Winners' bracket
      Indonesia Ricky Yang 8  
  Spain David Alcaide 9       Switzerland Dimitri Jungo 9  
  Indonesia Ricky Yang 7     Indonesia Ricky Yang 9       Switzerland Dimitri Jungo 9
      Qatar Taher Hussain 2       Germany Oliver Ortmann 6
    Qatar Taher Hussain 2
      Germany Oliver Ortmann 9  
  Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers eliminated.
Losers eliminated. Losers proceed to the 1st playoff round. Winners advance to the round of 64.
Losers proceed to the 2nd playoff round.

Knockout stage[edit]

Upper half[edit]

Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals
               
Chinese Taipei Chang Jung Lin 9
Philippines Jeffry De Luna 11
Philippines Jeffry De Luna 10
Philippines Francisco Felicilda 11
Philippines Francisco Felicilda 11
Qatar Bashar Hussain 7
Philippines Francisco Felicilda 11
Philippines Raymund Farun 8
Philippines Raymund Farun 11
Ukraine Artem Koshovoj 8
Philippines Raymund Farun 11
United Kingdom Scott Higgins 10
United Kingdom Scott Higgins 11
United States Charles Williams 9
Philippines Francisco Felicilda 5
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 11
Chinese Taipei Lu Hui Chan 8
Philippines Marlon Manalo 11
Philippines Marlon Manalo 11
United States Shane Van Boening 7
United States Shane Van Boening 11
United Arab Emirates Joven Alba 7
Philippines Marlon Manalo 6
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 11
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 11
Germany Oliver Ortmann 2
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 11
Chinese Taipei Ko Pin Yi 8
Chinese Taipei Ko Pin Yi 11
Mexico Ernesto Dominguez 3
Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals
               
Malta Tony Drago 11
Philippines Lee Van Corteza 7
Malta Tony Drago 8
United Kingdom Craig Osbome 11
United Kingdom Craig Osbome 11
Philippines Antonio Gabica 4
United Kingdom Craig Osbome 9
Philippines Oliver Medenilla 11
Philippines Oliver Medenilla 11
Japan Yukio Akakariyama 9
Philippines Oliver Medenilla 11
Thailand Nitiwat Kanjanasri 9
Thailand Nitiwat Kanjanasri 11
United Kingdom So Shaw 4
Philippines Oliver Medenilla 10
Philippines Antonio Lining 11
United Arab Emirates Hanni Al Howri 2
Vietnam Nguyen Phuc Long 11
Vietnam Nguyen Phuc Long 6
Philippines Antonio Lining 11
Philippines Antonio Lining 11
Malaysia Lee Poh Soon 7
Philippines Antonio Lining 11
Switzerland Dimitri Jungo 8
Switzerland Dimitri Jungo 11
Venezuela Yousseff Jaffar 2
Switzerland Dimitri Jungo 11
Hong Kong Lee Chenman 8
Finland Mika Immonen 3
Hong Kong Lee Chenman 11

Lower half[edit]

Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals
               
Japan Masaaki Tanaka 11
Canada Alain Martel 8
Japan Masaaki Tanaka 10
Canada Jason Klatt 11
Philippines Israel Rota 8
Canada Jason Klatt 11
Canada Jason Klatt 8
United States Johnny Archer 11
United States Johnny Archer 11
Philippines Efren Reyes 10
United States Johnny Archer 11
Italy Bruno Muratore 7
Philippines Dennis Orcollo 7
Italy Bruno Muratore 11
United States Johnny Archer 11
Serbia Sandor Tot 6
France Stephan Cohen 9
Poland Mariusz Skoneczny 11
Poland Mariusz Skoneczny 6
Serbia Sandor Tot 1
Serbia Sandor Tot 11
Sweden Marcus Chamat 5
Serbia Sandor Tot 11
Japan Hayato Hijikata 8
Philippines Vinancio Tanio 11
Germany Ralf Souquet 2
Philippines Vinancio Tanio 5
Japan Hayato Hijikata 11
Japan Hayato Hijikata 11
China Liu Haitao 11
Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals
               
Chinese Taipei Yang Ching Shun 11
Spain David Alcaide 7
Chinese Taipei Yang Ching Shun 11
Netherlands Nick van den Berg 9
Philippines Alen Cuarcero 6
Netherlands Nick van den Berg 11
Chinese Taipei Yang Ching Shun 9
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 11
Malaysia Ibrahim Bin Amir 11
Singapore Chan Keng Kwang 7
Malaysia Ibrahim Bin Amir 10
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 11
Canada John Morra 9
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 11
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 11
Philippines Ronato Alcano 5
Germany Christian Reimering 11
Croatia Carlo Dalmatin 9
Germany Christian Reimering 11
Japan Tohru Kuribayashi 6
Russia Konstantin Stepanov 9
Japan Tohru Kuribayashi 11
Germany Christian Reimering 11
Philippines Ronato Alcano 8
China Dang Jinhu 11
United Kingdom Chris Melling 2
China Dang Jinhu 7
Philippines Ronato Alcano 11
Philippines Ronato Alcano 11
Indonesia Muhammad Zulfikri 6

Semifinals and Final[edit]

Semifinals Finals
           
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 11
Philippines Antonio Lining 5
Philippines Francisco Bustamante 13
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 7
United States Johnny Archer 10
Chinese Taipei Kuo Po Chen 11

References[edit]

Preceded by
2007
WPA World Nine-ball Championship
2010
Succeeded by
2011