In the final of the season opener he beat the defending champion, Dick Jaspers (Belgim), 3-2. Germany's Martin Horn and Belgium's Roland Forthomme shared third spot.
The win naturally put him atop the World Cup Ranking.
It also took him to No. 2 in the World Players Ranking. Frédéric Caudron (Belgium) leads that list. Jaspers is in third.
The event took place January 22-28 at Hotel Marine Princess, Sluiskil, Netherlands.
- World Cup in Sluiskil (official site)
- Tournament Details (UMB)
- Sluiskil World-cup 3-cushion (Billiard Fans)
- Impérial Torbjörn Blomdahl (Kozoom.com - French)
- Torbjörn Blomdahl est le grand gagnent .. (Kozoom.com - French)
- Blomdahl suma y sigue en Sluiskil (Billarnet - Spanish)