The Snooker and Pool Players Alliance is seeking additional sponsorship to send 2 Nigeria Heyball (a.k.a Chinese 8 Ball Pool) to China to participate in the 2024 Joy Heyball Masters’ Grand final scheduled to hold in City of Qindanghao, Qindanghao Olympic Center, China from March 14 to Aprill O3, 2024.
Both players were selected through a rigorous and keenly contested qualification process featuring 10 Top Nigeria Pool players amongst which included Abiodun Christophe, Adekunle Adebayo winner of the main event in the February 2024 edition of the Heyball Challenge Tour, Waliu Nojeem amongst others.
Adegbite Aderibigbe (a.k.a Boss) will be visiting chins to contest in a Top fleet Heyball/Chinese Pool event for the second time as he contested in the Joy Heyball Masters’ Div One events 3 that took place in August 2023.
After his currently qualification for the Joy Heyball Masters Grand Finals’, ace Nigerian Heyball and Pool player Adegbite Aderibigbe said
“I am grateful to make it again as this gives me a better opportunity to prove myself at the international stage. I was not very aware about the standard in the first time Now I have the experience and I am better ready”
Both players are already enjoying a Joy Billiards sponsorship that covers their flight to and from Chine but shall be needing additional sponsorship of about $2000 to cover the cost of hotel and feeding during the next international qualification stage where the final 32 qualifiers for the main event will be selected.
“We have created a very robust and credible platform that is offering empowerment to the many Nigeria youths who are interest in pursuing a professional career. Already the benefits of our affiliation and partnership with international organization like Joy Billiards Sports Promotion China and Cuesports International is already manifest as Nigeria players now stands a better chance of participation in international events. We are open to partnership with corporate Nigeria in supports of our many initiative in talent discovery and development which are beneficial to the Nigeria youths- Idada Joachim, president Snooker and Pool Players Alliance”
President, Snooker and Pool Players Alliance