City government


07.05.2015, 14:37

Fourth Moscow Mayor Cup billiard tournament set for 13 — 17 May

Fourth Moscow Mayor Cup billiard tournament set for 13 — 17 May

On 13 — 17 May, the Olimpiisky Sport Complex will host the 4th Moscow Mayor Cup billiard tournament.

The event is sponsored by the Moscow Government, the International Pyramid Confederation, and the Federation of Billiard Sport of Russia.

The First Moscow Mayor Cup billiard tournament was held in 2012, and since 2014 has carried the status of a World Cup stage.

Any amateur can take part. This event is a chance to test one’s abilities against the best international pyramid players, to vie for the grand prize, and to leave one’s mark in the history of billiards.

Every year, around 200 athletes, including European and world champions, take part in annual Moscow Mayor Cup billiard tournaments.

The official opening ceremony is scheduled for noon on 13 May. The preliminary games will take place on 13-15 May, with quarterfinals and semifinals scheduled for 16 May, and then the finals being held on 17 May. The winners will be awarded at 5 pm on 17 May.

For accreditation, please call Sergei Karapetov at: 8 (983) 323 3949.