Blackpool Snooker Company
Blackpool Snooker Shop Online
Sign–in Register Order tracking
Your Basket (Empty)
PayPal logo Accepted Cards


World Eightball Pool Federation Logo

Phil Harrison


Phil Harrison and Mick Hill will reprise last year's Foster's World 8-Ball Championship final in the last four of the 25,000 event tomorrow.

Harrison survived a major scare before defeating number six seed Adam Davis 9-8.

Hill, champion in 2004, came from 5-4 down to beat Gareth Hibbott 9-5.

Ely window cleaner Harrison trailed his Potteries rival 5-2, rattled by an early time fault against him.

"I wanted to jab my cue through the clock," admitted the Cambridgeshire cue man who suffers from acute deafness.

"I was struggling enough as it was and the incident did my head in.

"Four four or five frames I just couldn't think straight. So, I was really pleased to only be 5-3 down at the break.

"I felt Adam should have been 6-2 up. But I wasn't worried by the score line.

"I don't think I am in trouble, I just play the balls that are in front of me."

Harrison, bidding to become only the second player` after Gareth Potts to retain the trophy, fought back to 6-all.

Davis led again at 8-7 and missed his penultimate red for a 9-7 success.

Harrison seized his opportunity to draw level at 8-8 and then broke and dished for 9-8.

"It was my best break of the match," said Harrison. "If I'd have missed those then I didn't deserve to be here."

Hill is now two wins away from adding the world singles crown to Monday night's World Masters success.

 This article was taken from World Eightball Pool Federation.

 Blackpool Snooker Company supply pool cues and pool accessories 

Why not subscribe to our newsletter and be the first to receive our latest promotions and special offers giving you the option to purchase your desired products at a discounted price.

8th July 2010, 9:37
Page updated 8th Jul 2010, 09:37
BRICK | instant websites

© 2024 Blackpool Snooker Company. All rights reserved.

Page updated 8th Jul 2010, 09:37

Designed and maintained by Brick technology Ltd.
BRICK | Instant Websites