The best-selling guide that helped countless players improve their game is now updated, expanded, and better than ever
With "Pool Player's Edge" you will sharpen your strategy and shot-making skills while mastering tactics and techniques in the four most popular forms of the game: 9-ball, 8-ball, straight pool, and one-pocket.
In this new edition, billiards experts and tour pros Gerry "The Ghost" Kanov and Shari "The Shark" Stauch share their secrets on every aspect of the game. In" Pool Player's Edge" you will learn these skills:
- Perfect your aim and master your shots
- Control the cue ball
- Set the tone for the game with a power break
- Handle the most common and troublesome shots
- Map the table and set up shots
- Strategize your game
- Remain focused and unnerved in competitive play
Step-by-step professional instruction and over 200 full-color detailed diagrams will show you how to take your game to the next level. Whether you're a league player or a seasoned professional, if you're serious about pool and looking for a competitive edge, " Pool Player's Edge "is your best shot.
"Pool Player's Edge is a shortcut to mastering the game, no matter what level you strive to reach."
Ewa Mataya Laurance -- "The Striking Viking," World Trick Shot and 9-Ball Champion
Part 1: Become a Player Chapter 1. The Essentials Chapter 2. Perfect Your Aim Chapter 3. Cue Ball Control Chapter 4. Top-Shelf Shots Chapter 5. Map the Table Part II: Act the Part Chapter 6. Think Ahead Chapter 7. Master the Mind Game Chapter 8. Put It in Play Part III: Expert 8-Ball Chapter 9. 8-Ball Openers Chapter 10. Midgame Strategy Chapter 11. End-Game Excellence Part IV: Top-Notch 9-Ball Chapter 12. 9-Ball Openers Chapter 13. Winning Moves Chapter 14. Table-Closing Tactics
For Ages: 18+ years old
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 1st November 2010
Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers USA
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 28.58 x 22.23
Weight (kg): 0.79
Edition Number: 2