WPA World Eight-ball Championship
The snooker world championship in 8-Ball has been held since 2004 and is discharged from the WPA ( World Pool - Billiard Association ) annually. The total prize money of 120,000 U.S. $ is distributed to the 64 participants, of which 25,000 U.S. $ accounts for the winner. All previous tournaments (United Arab Emirates) were held in Fujairah Bustan Centre in Fujairah.
The 8-Ball Championship of the WPA is not to be confused with the competing Blackball World Championships WEPF and WPA.