Efren Reyes

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Efren Reyes
Efren Reyes in the World nine-ball Pool Championship
Efren Reyes in the World nine-ball Pool Championship
Born (1954-08-26) August 26, 1954 (age 68)
Mexico, Pampanga, Philippines
Sport country Philippines
NicknameThe Magician, Bata
Pool gameseight-ball, nine-ball, One pocket
Tournament wins
MajorOver 70 major titles
World ChampionEight-ball (2004), nine-ball (1999)
Ranking info

Efren Manalang Reyes, OLD, PLH (born August 26, 1954), is a Filipino pool player. A winner of over 70 events, Reyes was the first player to win world championships in two types of pool. Reyes is a four-time World Eight-ball Champion, the nine-ball world champion in 1999, a two-time World Cup champion, a three-time US Open winner, a two-time World Pool League winner and a 13-time Derby City Classic winner – including an unprecedented five Master of the Table crowns. By defeating Earl Strickland in 1997, Reyes won the largest amount ever for one match -$100k.