May, 2012 Archives

25th annual Japan Open

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2012_jo1600Date:  2012 Jun 2-3  

Entry Form, please download>>>25th Japan Open – Entry Form [Apr26]

 Jun 2

 

[ Men ] first round from 512 to 128 players, 9:30 start

[ Men ] second round from 128 to 16 players

Venue :  Men’s first round matches will be played on 7 pool hall in Tokyo.

[ Women ] first and second round from 128 to 16 players, 10:00 start

Venue :  “DAIKEIEN”

358, Ohmachi, Ichikawa-city, Chiba, Tokyo,

+81-47-338-5550

 

Jun 3

 

[ Men ] final round, 9:30 star

[ Women ] final round, 11:30 star

Venue :  “New Pia Hall”

1-11-1, Kaigann, Minato-ku, Tokyo

+81-3-3578-0041

 

Format :

 

[ Men ] :

WPA 10-ball, Winner’s break, Self-rack

First round is double elimination 512 to 128, race to 7

Second round is single elimination 128 to 16, race to 8

Final round is single elimination 16 to Final, race to 8

[ Women ] :

 WPA 9-ball, Winner’s break, Self-rack

First round is double elimination 128 to 32, race to 7

Second round is single elimination 32 to 8, race to 8

Final round is single elimination 8 to Final, race to 8

Prize money:

 

[ Men ]

1st: 1,200,000 JPY (15,000$)

2nd: 600,000 JPY (7,500$)

3rd: 300,000 JPY x2 (3,750$)

5th: 150,000 JPY x4 (1,870 $)

9th: 75,000 JPY x8 (930 $)

17th: 50,000 JPY x16 (620 $)

 

[ Women ]

1st: 400,000 JPY (5,000 $)

2nd: 200,000 JPY (2,500 $)

3rd: 100,000 JPY x2 (1,250 $)

5th: 50,000 JPY x4 (620 $)

 

The 20% tax is imposed on the prize money for Foreign players.

 

 

Dress code :

 [ Men ] : need tie, long sleeve shirts, leather shoes

 [ Women ] : no jeans, no short-pants, no short-skirts, no sandals

 

 

Entry fee :

[ Men ] : 30,000 JPY (375 $)

 [ Women ] : 20,000 JPY (250 $)

l  Entry dead line : May 21

l  Please send the entry form for this event to JPBA via each APBU federation, not from individual players.

 

 

Japan Professional Pocket-Billiard Association

Takashi Namie JPBA president

namitaka39@jpba.ne.jp 

Secretariat JPBA   kenda@jpba.ne.jp