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Another great article from Meredith Lynch about the Derby City Classic.Chasing the Moment at the Derby
This year’s Derby City Classic was not only my first, but a rare and special tournament. It is always a world class event, arguably the toughest field open to all, but the big matches from this year were historic, personal, and triumphant stories. It was not just another tournament. I unfortunately seemed destined to be in the right room turned the wrong way every time, but got at least a contact high from being near them. The games played at the Derby are not only the typical fast paced, simple rules nine ball, but also its quirky cousin, nine ball banks, the challenging bigfoot 10 ball (a larger table and tighter rules), the unique, precise one pocket, and old fashioned (but my favorite) straight pool. I stuck mostly to my favorite in spectating...read more.