German Ralf Souquet captured 2011 World Pool Masters title Monday night after beating defending champion Dennis Orcollo. Souquet won $20,000 for the victory while Orcollo settled for $10,000. Sixteen of the world’s best pool players where invited to compete in this tournament sponsored by PartyPkoer.net.
In the way to the finals, Souquet eliminated Mika Immonen, Lee Van Corteza, and Darren Appleton. World No.1 Orcollo reached the finals via victories against Tony Drago, Chang Jung Lin, and Fu Jian Bo.
The successful and well-attended tournament was held at at The Block at SM North EDSA in Quezon City. It was the 19th running of the World Pool Masters tournament and it was held for the first in the Philippines.
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