World Eight Ball Rules: Guidance for Umpires 2015

01-01-2015 – Changes Highlighted (valid to 31/12/2019) The English Pool Association, in association with the English Pool Referees Association, issues the following guidance. It is intended to be both guidance to the rules of the World Eight Ball Pool Federation and the English Pool Association, and guidance to refereeing the game of Eight Ball Pool. …
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Foul Snooker Rule Diagrams

Foul Snookers and Foul Jaw SnookersIf your opponent has fouled and left you in a situation where you cannot play the finest cut possible on BOTH sides of at least one of your balls, by way of a straight line shot, then you are either “foul snookered” or “foul jaw snookered”.See the examples below.NOTE: All …
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Umpires Accreditation Period is Four Years

To answer the current revolving question being asked by several delegates. How long is the umpires accreditation valid for? In short; the time period mentioned at several National Umpires committee meetings, include periods of 7, 5, 4 and 2 years. To comply with the ‘Officials’ (aka umpires) structure set in place by the Australian Sports …
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