Jae-Ho Cho, the always smiling, sympathetic Korean Player, wins in New York the traditional “VERHOEVEN OPEN”.

August 14th, 2017.

After long and exciting competition days, the New York Event came yesterday to its end.

Last year revelation Player was Jeremy Bury, from France, who lived an impressive sports season after his victory.

This year’s edition revealed another talented player, from Korea this time, who always showed his qualities in the final stage of major 3-Cushion events.

Jae-Ho Cho reached his victory in New York, beating in the final the always present Eddy Leppens. Daniel Sanchez obtained the third place, before Semih Sayginer who closes the magnificent final battles with a fourth place.

The World best 3-Cushion Top, an impressive list of 138 players, coming from four continents, Africa, Asia, Europe, North-, Mid- and South-America, contributed the past week to the promotion of 3-Cushion Billiards, World Wide, thanks to the live broadcasting of the matches through the Kozoom Network.

The never tired Professional Organization Team can satisfied flash back to a most successful tournament and can again focus to the next edition of the VERHOEVEN OPEN, in the trusted hands of the CAROM CAFÉ crew.

Congratulations All !


Final Ranking:

1 Jae-Ho Cho, 1.650-10
2 Eddy Leppens, 1.897-10
3 Dani Sánchez, 1.847-11
4 Semih Sayginer, 1.683-12
5 Duc Anh Chien Nguyen, 1.602-12
6 Frédéric Caudron, 2.055-14
7 Wan Young Choi, 1.592-12
8 Quyet Chien Tran, 1.573-12
9 Dong-Koong Kang, 2.050-11
10 Roland Forthomme, 1.960-14
11 Dick Jaspers, 2.011-13
12 Minh Cam Ma, 1.712-11
13 Haeng-Jik Kim, 1.927-10
14 Dinh Nai Ngo, 1.793-15
15 Torbjörn Blomdahl, 1.724-15
16 Eddy Merckx, 1.330-8

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