John Brumback from the USA is the Master of the Table in the 2009 Derby City Classic.
The tournament is comprised of three events. Brumback was first in bank pool, top-ten in one pocket and 9th in 9-ball. He bested Johnathan Pinegar (USA) with only half a point, 175.5-175.
Here are the final results, with field sizes:
Bank pool (398): Winner: John Brumback (USA), $10,000; Runner-up: Rodolfo Luat (Philippines), $5,000
One pocket (333): Winner: John Schmidt (USA), $12,000; Runner-up: Scott Frost (USA), $6,000
9-ball: (341) Winner: Shane Van Boening (USA), $16,000; Runner-up: Lee Van Corteza (Philippines), $8,000
All-around title (Master of the Table):
- Brumback, $20,000
- Pinegar, $3,000
- Luat, $2,000
Francisco Bustamante (Philippines) was the defending over-all champion but ended outside the top four this year.
During the week there were several more events being staged. For instance, Danny Harriman (USA) beat defending champion Darren Appleton (England) in the final of the Straight Pool Challenge.
The tournament ran from January 23-31 at the Horseshoe Casino and Hotel, Elizabeth, Indiana, USA. It was the 11th edition of the event.
- Derby City Classic (official site)
- Van Boening wins Derby 9-Ball (AzBilliards)
- DCC Master of the Table: Brumback (Billiards Digest)
- New Digs, Still Classic (Billiards Digest)
- Brumback Clinches All-Around Rewards (Inside Pool Magazine)
- DCC 2009 (Markus Hofstätter)
- Derby City re-cap (Mika's Blog)
- Derby City day 7 (Moore Blogging)
- Home from Derby...Finally (The Tip Jar)
- My DCC adventure (roy d'fish)
- Home Sweet Home (Sarah Rousey)
- @ the DCC (Katrine Jensen)
- Derby City Classic (The Pool Pack)
- Derby City Classic 2009 (Images - Billiard Coach Mike Feldhammer)
- DCC 2009 Tournament Photos (onepocket)
- Accu-Stats On Location (Live Pay Per View)
- The Action Report (Video coverage from the DCC Action Room)
- Derby City Classic (AzBilliards Forums)
- DCC gossip and links (Pro9.co.uk Forum)
- City Classic (Wikipedia)
- Reyes is Master of the Table in Derby (2007 Derby City Classic)
- Bustamante wins all-around title in Derby City Classic (2008 Derby City Classic)