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the ball that the billiard player or pool player strikes with his cue

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But when I potted the final brown the cue ball got a terrible bounce and went in.
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What could have been 14-14 went 15-13 to Compton and then 16-13 as Oliver pocketed the cue ball in the next frame.
Downfall Trump made the worst possible start to the match when he got Robertson on the board when the cue ball went in off a long red.
The best chance for a home victory fell to the Arches left-hander and former Coventry champion Shaun Harkin but when he agonisingly followed the cue ball in off requiring only the final red, White cleared to snatch victory.
He was so well known in the 80s that he appeared in a Carling Black Label advert, crushing a cue ball to dust in his hands.
However, the teenager failed to find his rhythm and had problems with cue ball positioning often enough to allow Al Shamsy a smooth ride into the last 32 stage, which gets underway tonight at the same venue.
The cue ball, with a dart attached, is on the rail, teed up on a piece of chalk.
Other exclusions sought by the Ferguson camp: video of a rolling cue ball that allegedly illustrates unlevel floors in the home, another lawsuit filed by a west Little Rock homeowner alleging workmanship issues against Ferguson and certain financial information and dealings between the Wortmans and Ferguson that include the home construction contract and other transactions.
The 33-year-old then potted the cue ball going for a red but Ding jawed a long shot from baulk and Fu held his nerve to sink a difficult pink to the middle on his way to an 80 break to claim the third.
Eight-ball is played on a rectangular pool table with six pockets that is initially racked with 15 object balls (7 solids, 7 stripes, and one 8-ball), and a cue ball (see figure 2).
Mabry was fascinated by what happens after your opponent accidentally sinks the white cue ball in 8-ball pool.
What name is given to the position in snooker when the cue ball is blocked from a normal cueing action by another ball?
Skill shots require a good stroke that makes the cue ball whirl around the table.
Handed a second chance, Maguire missed the green and then watched as Swail potted the brown only for the cue ball to knock in the pink.