Heyball (formerly Chiniese 8 Ball Pool) is a discipline of pool played on a billiard table with six pockets, cue sticks, and sixteen billiard balls. The object balls include seven solid-colored balls numbered 1 through 7, seven striped balls numbered 9 through 15, and the black 8 ball.
The WPA granted recognition to the IHPA- International Heyball Pool Association (former ICEA, Intternational Chinese Eight Ball Association) as the sole global governing and regulatory body for Heyball in May 2021. The Joy Heyball Masters is amongst the top events organized by the IHPA in partnership with Joy Billiards Sports Promotion Company China
Heyball (a.k.a Chinese Pool) is very popular in China and JOY Billiards works to make this game a worldwide billiards game.
2023 Joy Heyball Masters Calendar
- Must have a valid International passport
- Must be conversant with IHPA Heyball Rules
- Is prohibited from any form of betting during the events
- Winner must be available to travel to China
- Must sign our player management agreement
PRIZE MONEY ( Pre Tax)
- Winner: RMB 300,000 Yuan (N19,531,916.62) + Certificate + 6000 grade A points
- Runner-up: RMB 120,000 Yuan (N7,812,766.65) + Certificate + 4800 Grade A points
- Tie for Third place: RMB 50,000 Yuan (N3,255,319.44) + Certificate + Trophy + Certificate + 3800 Grade A points
- and different cash prizes and Grade points for position 5-112.