corner pocket


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Noun1.corner pocket - a pocket at the corner of a billiard tablecorner pocket - a pocket at the corner of a billiard table
pocket - an opening at the corner or on the side of a billiard table into which billiard balls are struck
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A run of 53 from Robertson widened the gap, and Selby's bad night was summed up when he led 44-27 in the sixth frame but left the black off the final red over a corner pocket, handing back the initiative at a stroke.
The early stages saw a tactical battle develop when the black came to rest on the edge of a corner pocket.
THE Corner Pocket Jazz Club will play its first gig at its new home this week.
Bangus' Norby Briones converted two foul shots and Robin Santiago's corner pocket brought it back down to 7, but Chua and Lontoc's baskets extended the lead by 11, 17-6, 5:16 minutes remaining.
A small vignette tucked in the corner pocket includes a playful 1930s vintage wicker sofa, tile tables and swivel wine-barrel inspired chairs; mid-century wall art takes the shape of geometric oil paintings which set the tone for the restaurant.
DOMINANCE Hawkins missed a red to a corner pocket in the next frame and O'Sullivan made a stunning 55 clearance to pinch it on the final black ball.
He could not get close enough to the pink to make it a formality and rattled it around the jaws of a corner pocket.
Despite his relative isolation in a remote corner pocket of Manhattan, the city at large has embraced Belamarich wholeheartedly.
Wilson produced what must be one of the best pots of the competition by chipping the black over 10 foot down the table in to the corner pocket to claim the exciting opener 61-50.
Allen went close to pulling off the spectacular comeback but he rattled a long red in the jaws of a corner pocket at the start of frame 18 and Trump, having spent so much of the evening in his chair, seized his big chance with a rapid match-clinching 91 break.
The 8-ball flies out, rolls down the table, and disappears into the far corner pocket.
He managed to blast the black at a corner pocket so firmly it jumped off the table and landed on the Crucible carpet, to his bemusement.