MATCHROOM SPORT announced today that pool-billiards 2015 PARTYPOKER MOSCONI CUP will be shown in its entirety in the USA on ESPN3, ESPN’s live multi-screen sports network.
Starting at 2pm EST on Monday 7th December, the Mosconi Cup is the annual Europe v USA 9 ball pool face-off taking place at the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, with Team America looking for their first win in six years.
The ultimate champions will be the team that reaches 11 points first and play runs from Monday 7th concluding in an exciting climax on the afternoon of Thursday 10th December.
Matchroom Sport Chairman Barry Hearn said, “We’re excited that once again, ESPN has given sports fans across America the chance to see what is without a shadow of a doubt pool’s greatest show.
“This year’s Mosconi Cup should be a close-run thing and anyone who thinks the USA will be brushed aside should think again. Europe has had it all their own way for a long time now but I think they’ll be in for a mammoth battle.
“The Mosconi Cup is televised pool at its very best and with so much at stake, it is a not-to-be-missed sports event,” he added.
ESPN3 is ESPN’s live multi-screen sports network, a destination that delivers thousands of exclusive sports events annually. It is accessible online at WatchESPN.com, on smartphones and tablets via the WatchESPN app and streamed on televisions through Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.
The network is currently available to 95 million homes at no additional cost to fans who receive their high-speed Internet connection or video subscription from an affiliated service provider.
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2015 PARTYPOKER Mosconi Cup is sponsored by PartyPoker, the world’s leading online poker site. The Official Table of the Mosconi Cup is supplied by Diamond Billiards, the cloth is supplied by Iwan Simonis, Predator supply the Official Cue, Chalk and Bridge and the Official Balls are Super Aramith by Saluc. Ultimate Team Gear is the Official Clothing Supplier.