October 11, 2012
For Immediate Release
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Christy Birk: 855-FOR-WPBA
EUGENIAGYFTOPOULOS INVITED TO WPBA TOUR CHAMPIONSHIPS
Will Compete Against the World’s Best Women Pool Players
LINCOLN CITY, OR –EugeniaGyftopoulos of Baltimore, MD has been invited as one of 48 of the best women pool players in the world to compete for the tour’s most prestigious title, the WPBA Tour Championships, in Lincoln City, Oregon November 7-11, 2012.
The semi and final matches will be taped by ESPN for three one-hour national broadcasts. The WPBA Tour Championship is a major stop on the Women’s Pro Billiard Tour, the culminating event of each tour season.
Slated to compete alongside EugeniaGyftopoulosare the best known names in the world of women’s pro billiards, including European and world champion JasminOuschan; famed «Black Widow» Jeanette Lee; Chinese sensation Xiaoting Pan; reigning world 9-Ball champion «Kwikfire» Kelly Fisher; reigning world 10-Ball champion Ga Young Kim aka «Little Devil Girl»; BCA Hall of Famer and reigning U.S. Open champion Allison Fisher; and newly inducted BCA Hall of Famer, the “Irish Invader” Karen Corr!
It all takes place at the Chinook Winds Event Center in Lincoln City, OR. For more information, or to obtain tickets, call 1-888-MAIN-ACT (624-6228) or 541-996-5775. Chinook Winds Casino Resort, located on the beach in Lincoln City, is owned and operated by the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians.
About the Women’s Professional Billiard Association (WPBA)
The WPBA was established in 1976 as the Women’s Professional Billiard Alliance, and celebrated its 35th anniversary in 2011 as the oldest pro player organization in the sport. The WPBA sanctions and produces the Women’s Pro Billiard Tour, which features ESPN-televised events between the world’s greatest women players. Visit http://www.wpba.com for more information. The WPBA Classic Tour is official partners with the American Poolplayers Association (the world’s largest pool league), Diamond Billiards (tables), IwanSimonis (cloth), Delta 13 (racks), Aramith (balls) and sponsored by Pooldawg (online supplies).