Quiz: Can You Name These Legends of Pool from a Photo?
Can You Name These Legends of Pool from a Photo?
By: J.P. Naomi
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About This Quiz

Calling all pool players and fans! Are you ready to chalk up? It's time to clear the room and rack those balls because we want to know ... can you name these legends of pool from just a photo? Only time will tell ... will you keep the count on your side? Will you make a bunch of garbage shots? Or will you sink the 8 ball too soon? 

You see, pool is all about timing. It's about combinations. It's about strategy. The greatest players, the ones we call legends, are to thank for these amazing tactics. From Ralph Greenleaf to Willie Mosconi, and Johnny Layton to Jean Balukas, billiards has been around in one form or another since the 15th century! It is a competition fit for a king, and loved by the commoners! So we want to know ... do you know the players who contributed to the fame of this game?

Whether you dabble in pool at your local pub, or you love a good stroll through the Billiard Congress of America, this quiz is sure to test your skills. If you can name all of these pool legends, we just might challenge you to a game yourself! Good luck, we hope you don't scratch!

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