12th -15th JUNE 2024

KNIGHT SHOT
OPEN 2024

Registration for the Knight Shot 9-Ball Open is now closed!

Thank you to everyone who signed up – your passion for the game is inspiring. Let the excitement begin! If you need further assistance, feel free to contact us at ksdubaiopen@knightshot.com 

Get ready to play your best game yet!

KNIGHT SHOT OPEN

2024
June 12–15, 2024
Jayson Shaw's Billiard Lounge
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Knight Shot Dubai (Knight Cue Sports L.L.C.) is proud to host the prestigious Matchroom Nine-Ball Ranking Tournament, set to take place from June 12th to 15th at Jayson Shaw’s Billiard Lounge by Knight Shot in Dubai. This ranking event marks a significant moment in the sports calendar, featuring a minimum prize fund of $25,000 and offering World Nine-ball Tour (WNT) ranking points that contribute to the official WNT world rankings.
This inaugural tournament in the UAE, in collaboration with Knight Shot, promises to be a cornerstone event, drawing top talent from across the globe. Participants will compete in intense matches, demonstrating their skills in break-offs and precision shots in the dynamic game of nine-ball.
Join us in Dubai for a historic event that combines Knight Shot’s commitment to excellence with the UAE’s passion for innovation in sports. Witness the thrilling action and intense competition as we usher in a new era of cue sports at this landmark tournament.

"This is the first ever Matchroom event in UAE in partnership with KNIGHT SHOT."

ABOUT MATCHROOM

Matchroom Sport owns, produces, and promotes sporting events. For over 40 years Matchroom has been bringing unparalleled value to our sponsors, massive audiences for our TV broadcast partners and excitement to our sports’ fans. Matchroom one of the world’s largest suppliers of sports programming; supplying virtually every major broadcaster of sports in the world.

MATCHROOM POOL

When it comes to hosting, advertising, and broadcasting nine-ball pool, Matchroom is the global leader. Since 1993, Matchroom has organized the competitions that the top players in the world aspire to compete in, spearheaded by the Mosconi Cup, a transatlantic battle.

The partypoker Mosconi Cup, which pits five-man teams representing Europe and the USA against one another in front of sell-out audiences, is the biggest brand in pool and the most dramatic tournament in the billiards calendar.

24 international talents compete over three days in the game Pool Masters, Pool’s oldest invitational event, for one of the most prestigious titles in the pool game.

The US Open Pool Championship is pool’s longest-running major and was acquired by Matchroom Sport ahead of its 43rd staging. Propelled onto the global TV stage under Matchroom stewardship, the US Open Pool Championship now boasts a $375,000 prize fund with 256 players from around the world doing battle for the biggest singles title in 9-ball.

Knight Shot (Knight Cue Sports L.L.C.)

Our Legacy

It all started 35 years back when an ambitious individual decided to turn his pool hobby into a full-time business.

KNIGHT SHOT Achievements

THE MATCH MAKERS

Dubai Sports Council (DSC)

The Dubai Sports Council is the emirate’s authority on the management and development of the sports sector. Through various initiatives and programmers, DSC envisions a “distinguished, happy sports community and creating an inclusive, modern and sustainable sports environment,” promoting the practice of sports as a lifestyle and means to achieving health and pleasure for the society.

World Nineball Tournament (WNT)

The World Nineball Tournament (WNT) is one of the premier events in the world of cue sports. It typically features the best players from around the globe competing in the game of nine-ball, a popular variant of pool. Players aim to pocket the balls in numerical order, with the 9-ball being the key ball to sink for victory. The WNT attracts top talent, offers substantial prize money, and often garners significant attention from fans and media alike.

Knight Cue Sports L.L.C

Founded over 35 years ago, Knight Shot has established itself as a preeminent manufacturer of professional-grade billiard equipment. Renowned globally for its commitment to quality and excellence, Knight Shot has become synonymous with the sport’s elite standards. This year, Knight Shot proudly continues its tradition of excellence at the Dubai 9-Ball Open. The tournament will feature a roster of highly skilled players sponsored by the brand, showcasing the precision and reliability of Knight Shot’s equipment in this prestigious event.

VENUE

Join us in Dubai’s top venue for both competition and leisure, offering more than just pool with a full-service restaurant right on site. Enjoy the thrill of the tournament and exquisite dining in a luxurious setting, ideal for players and spectators alike. Experience top-tier billiards and unparalleled hospitality at Jayson Shaw’s Billiard Lounge—where every match is an event. Experience the best of billiards and dining during the Knight Shot Open 2024!

SPONSORS AND PARTNERS

F.A.Q.

We are pleased to announce that the venue will be equipped with high-quality Royal pool tables they have a long history dating back several decades they were utilized in the 8Ball World Pool Championship Tournaments since 2004, along with essential accessories will be provided for your convenience. Participants are welcome to bring their own pool cues and personal accessories, including gloves, if they prefer to use them. We aim to ensure that all players have the best possible experience and are comfortable with their choice of equipment.
We look forward to hosting you and wish all players the best of luck!

Yes, practice tables will be available throughout the tournament in a designated practice area within the arena.

The winner will receive a reward money of $25,000 ADDED.

We regret to inform you that we don’t have any refund policy.

Jayson Shaw’s Billiard Lounge by Knight Shot

Armada hotel – First Al Khail St – Al Barsha – Al Barsha 1 – Dubai

Knight Cue Sports L.L.C (Knight Shot)

Shop 1 Bin Dhahi Umm Hurair Building – Umm Hurair Rd – Oud Metha – Dubai