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any of several games played on rectangular cloth-covered table (with cushioned edges) in which long tapering cue sticks are used to propel ivory (or composition) balls

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Cue sports have been scratched from the Games' calendar.
In addition to full automation of cue sports, there have been attempts to apply technology to aid in training and analysis, including a vision system to analyze televised snooker games (Denman, Rea, and Kokaram 2003).
All events are sanctioned by Cue Sports International and are played on the Diamond professional pool table.
WE HAVE teamed up with Rileys, the UK's cue sports operator, to offer readers TWO HOURS of snooker or pool
Eight-time world billiards champion Geet Sethi said that with the efforts of the games' federation cue sports could get a place in the next Commonwealth Games.
The cue sports chief is currently in talks with sponsors for some much-needed backing in hosting such a world-class event in Bahrain, and says that World Snooker are very keen on a return trip to the island.
Tony Drago possesses a remarkable talent at cue sports
Satoshi Kawabata beat Antonio Gabica of the Philippines in the final of the men's eight-ball pool singles to give Japan its second cue sports gold in as many days at the Asian Games on Saturday.
SNOOKER: Snooker bosses have lost their battle to have cue sports at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in New Delhi.
Snooker: Reigning world champion Graeme Dott and other top players will not be chasing future Commonwealth Games glory after the sport's bosses lost their battle to have cue sports included at the 2010 Games in India.
SNOOKER: Administrators have lost their battle to have cue sports included at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in India.
The games will include championships in 12 sports, including athletics, cue sports, wheelchair rugby, fencing, powerlifting, archery and swimming.
Now it is hoped cue sports could be in the programme for the 2002 games in Manchester.
Skipper Andy Molyneux has chosen a strong 12-man squad for the first ever Auld Enemy challenge with JP Cue Sports sponsoring the man of the match award.
Byline: CUE SPORTS By Adam Steel Sports writer adam.