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10-17-2002, 10:46 PM
The 2002 International Billiards & Snooker Federation (IBSF) World Snooker Championship gets underway at the at the five star Mövenpick Hotel in Cairo, Egypt, from October 19 - November 2.

This year's Championship will be very special in that one side of the venue will overlook the Pyramids of Giza, which under floodlight will give all visitors an awe inspiring view and feeling of an ancient time in history.

Follow the progress of a record eighty-eight competitors from forty-three countries around the world on the SnookerUSA.com website, as we provide a comprehensive results and reports service from the Championship.

Tom Kollins, the most experienced international snooker player from the United States, will be the United States representative at the Championship as the current holder of the U.S. National Snooker Championship - a title he has won on five occasions.

Tom has been drawn in Group C where he will have to face the sensational 15-year-old Ding Junhui from China - the current IBSF World Under-21 Snooker Champion and Asian Games Individual Snooker Gold Medalist.


Alan Morris.
SnookerUSA.com - the Official Website of the United States Snooker Association.