Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
When it isn't a clear shot at the object ball. If you manage to sneak the white ball behind a colored ball, making it impossible to hit the object ball without bouncing off a wall, it's called a "snooker".
Cue. The wooden rod is called a cue, and the white ball is called cue ball.
6. There is one hole on each of the tables four corners, and one hole midways on each of the long sides.
Green. In most snooker cases, the tablecloth is green. In regular pool, the tablecloth could be green, blue, or red.
Ronnie O'Sullivan. Ronnie "The Rocket" O'Sullivan was ranked the best player in the world in 2008.
147. If you sink one red ball then the black ball, then repeat this with all fifteen red balls, and after that the colored balls in order, you end up with a total of 147 points. It is possible to get a maximum break of 155, but that has only happened once, and it is very unlikely to happen.
1. For each red ball you sink, one point is added to your total score.
22. There are fifteen red balls, six colored, and the white ball.