4 weeks away from the most anticipated battle in all of cue sports!
Team West comprised of Shane Van Boening, Darren Appleton, Albin Ouschan, & captain Mika Immonen will take on Team Asia on their hometurf, led by captain Efren Reyes, Francisco Bustamante, Ko Pin Yi, and Ko Ping Chung.
This pits the first time USA & Europe play together as one team, as well as the first time Philippines & Chinese Taipei play as one.
"The Kings Cup has been a long time coming"- Darren Appleton, 2 Times World Champion, Team West.
"I trust my team and they know what they are doing. Trust will help us to win"- Efren Reyes, World Champion, Team East.
"I feel more excited when I play in big venues under pressure. I love to be in the center of it all with everyone watching me" - Shane Van Boening, reigning 4 Times US Open Champion, Team West.
"The Filipino players performances are always more powerful in the Philippines"- Ko Pin Yi, 4 Times World Champion, Team East.
"My defensive game and potting will help Team West to win" - Albin Ouschan, former World #1, Team West.
"My break and safety play will help Asia to win" - Francisco Bustamante, World Champion, Team East.