CB Pool Tournament (in Contests)


{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 5 2009 6:15 PM EDT

Not sure if there will be interest but here goes.

Welcome to the weekly CB Pool Tournament
If you are interested in playing please send 25,000 to Pool Tourney

We will be playing on Yahoo unless someone CM's ME a different pool provider.

Rules.

1. Single Elimination
2. Ball may only be placed on the Break Line when Scratched.
3. The prize will be the total Entrance fees of all players
4. 16 Players.
5. The Winner of the tournament will be able to defend his Title, and also make a side wager with the 2nd tourney winner(if they agree.)
6. Keep it PG, no excessive Swearing. (F-BOMB is grounds for Elimination) 1 Warning only.
7. NO CHEATING SOFTWARE
8. Have Fun.

If you are interested Please let me know by CM I will compile the Bracket and it will be unseeded(Random Matches).

The Entrance Fee is 25,000 Per Player X 16 Players = 400,000( May Raise depending upon what the players want.)

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 5 2009 9:59 PM EDT

Post Here if you want to join.

Adios Muchachos May 5 2009 10:01 PM EDT

I'm in sent 50k to your pool guy

Zenai May 5 2009 10:55 PM EDT

The Pot has been upped. No I do not wish to join the game this was a donation.


Warlord Zenai {CB1}(FuerGrissa ost Drauka) 75.53.129.8 ShadeSlayer (Pool Tourney) $500000 -- Enjoy :) 10:51 PM EDT

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 6 2009 12:15 AM EDT

Warlord, Thank your for your Generous Donation...

Soul Eater May 6 2009 12:34 AM EDT

Since Zenai's in my clan can his "Donation" cover my entrance fee since I am pretty broke.

AdminTitan [The Sky Forge] May 6 2009 12:46 AM EDT

Artemis (Ares the Great) 69.92.109.188 ShadeSlayer (Pool Tourney) $25000 12:45 AM EDT

That's for gogeta.

Soul Eater May 6 2009 1:01 AM EDT

Thanks Artemis, So I guess I'm in then.

Soul Eater May 6 2009 1:12 AM EDT

Artemis, If I win I'll pay you back the 25k.

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 6 2009 6:49 PM EDT

I will pay the entrance fee for the next 8 people.

Zenai May 6 2009 7:22 PM EDT

Heh I just sent in 25k for G4.......I guess that it will go to someone else...lol

Warlord Zenai {CB1}(FuerGrissa ost Drauka) 70.218.37.237 ShadeSlayer (Pool Tourney) $25000 -- G4 Tourney Fee 7:16 PM EDT

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 6 2009 9:09 PM EDT

Actually i was going to pay out of pocket for the next 8 people so 200,000 added to the pot :)

{cb2}Dinh May 6 2009 10:23 PM EDT

count me in Durin! sent some cash to your tourney guy :)

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 7 2009 12:03 PM EDT

Entries are needed by tomorrow at 715PM EST. Please feel free to join, I will pay the entrance fees for the next 8 people.

Hakai [Aye Phelta Thi] May 8 2009 4:48 PM EDT

Good luck everyone!!

Sorry I can't join. I am absolutely terrible at pool. Virtual or otherwise... xD

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 8 2009 4:53 PM EDT

games start at 7:30, if we can't get anyone else to play then i will play and if i win monies will be saved for a future tournament. the final prize will be 1M CB.

Himself May 8 2009 5:08 PM EDT

Haha, This looks like it could be a lot of fun, but I'm poor at pool, and don't have a ton of money, either. Have fun, and good luck, all of you.

{cb2}Dinh May 8 2009 5:11 PM EDT

I think ShadeSlayer will pay your way himself, Himself :) If you want to play

bohab May 8 2009 5:12 PM EDT

I'll play

{cb2}Dinh May 8 2009 5:14 PM EDT

we need 2 or 3 more after Rhapsody to enter to make an even 8 person tourney

Adios Muchachos May 8 2009 5:16 PM EDT

do double eliminations??

if so ill find a bracket

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 8 2009 5:20 PM EDT

Ok we have decided it is going to be Doube Elimination, so that way we will have a few more games.

Soul Eater May 8 2009 5:27 PM EDT

and when is it going to be held?

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 8 2009 5:27 PM EDT

If we don't get enough people tonight (1 more) by 730 EST then tourney will take place tomorrow.

Soul Eater May 8 2009 5:29 PM EDT

When you post the times please post it in PST also since I live on the West Coast.

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 8 2009 9:21 PM EDT

I will post a time for tomorrow in the morning, please be patient, i will post both EST and PST.

Soul Eater May 8 2009 10:16 PM EDT

How will we post who won, and such.

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 8 2009 10:39 PM EDT

I will be there when the games are played, we will be in a semi private room :)

Soul Eater May 8 2009 11:20 PM EDT

Can I get a link to the exact game we are going to play so I can practice since I haven't played yahoo pool in years.

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 10:19 AM EDT

Ok we are going to play on yahoo:

games.yahoo.com/pl

Under the Beginner section

Room Poor Boy Blues

Table 1

These people are the contestants

Tal
SS4
Rhapsody
Durin
Dinh

Seeing as we have only five people we will have a freebie on both the winners table and the losers table.


When you get into the Yahoo pool room, i will invite you to the table.

Games will be played once i have heard from all of the players and all are online. Otherwise we have to wait......

Adios Muchachos May 9 2009 10:34 AM EDT

WHAT TIME DUDE!!!!!!!!!!!

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 11:50 AM EDT

12:30 PM is that okay? that is EST Time so 9:30 AM PST

Adios Muchachos May 9 2009 11:54 AM EDT

can we make it 2pm EST and 11am PST?

i won't be here at 1230

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 11:55 AM EDT

Thats fine... 11:30 PST and 2:30 EST.

Soul Eater May 9 2009 12:40 PM EDT

dude what's the link?

Lefty May 9 2009 12:43 PM EDT

If this is Yahoo! Pool,

Found here (For you Warlord) : http://ca.games.yahoo.com/

Then I'll join this if there is a spot availible, AS LONG as it will be done before 5:30. I have to work tonight, so anything later than that is a no no for me.

Let me know.

Also, what are the rules about disconnecting? Sometimes my wireless internet reboots itself to provide a better connection and causes me to disconnect.

Lefty May 9 2009 1:00 PM EDT

Count me out.
Girlfriend may want me to go to the mall.

Goodluck guys.

Lefty May 9 2009 1:08 PM EDT

Annnd for the dreaded TRIPLE-Post..

No more mall, so count me in if you will be done my 5:30 and need someone to play. :)

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 1:19 PM EDT

YAHOO POOL

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 1:21 PM EDT

crap that link is bad. YAHOO POOL

Soul Eater May 9 2009 2:10 PM EDT

We should make a pool tourney chat room in cb chat.

Lefty May 9 2009 2:31 PM EDT

Made room: CB Pool

Join if you please.

{cb2}ShadeSlayer May 9 2009 2:44 PM EDT

Prize is going to be split 70:30 for first and second... they will CM the winners.

Lefty May 9 2009 3:03 PM EDT

Here's the brackets for the Double-Elimination.
Only four players due to a back-out.

Total prize money is 1 mil. (Durin told me)
At 70:30

1st place = 700k
2nd place = 300k

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Lefty May 9 2009 3:40 PM EDT

Here is an update:

Final Loser Bracket game is in-progress.

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Lefty May 9 2009 4:01 PM EDT

And It's all over.

1st Place Winner: Emotion
2nd Place Winner: Warlord_GogetaSS4

Came down to the last shot on the table. Both sides were clear and it was a fight to sink the black. Very fun tournament, especially for only four players.

Thanks to Durin for setting this up. Hopefully we'll see more of these in the future and get a better turn out.

Here are the final standings:

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{cb2}Dinh May 9 2009 4:17 PM EDT

Great tourney...count me in for the next one, hope it's soon :) Thanks, Durin, Emo and everyone else who contributed
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