PHINMA Properties Unveils ‘Distinctly Bacolod’ Township, Saludad

PHINMA Properties is dedicated to building homes that foster and uplift nurturing communities for Filipino families.

SM Prime’s Sustainable Developments: Bridging Lifestyle And Leisure With Sustainability

SM Prime remains a key industry partner in the Philippines, delivering innovative and sustainable lifestyle cities that enrich the quality of life for millions of people.

Back-To-School Expenses? Here Are 4 Tipid Tips To Follow

As the school year 2024-2025 prepares to begin on July 29, 2024, and conclude on April 15, 2025, families across the country are adjusting to the return of the traditional June-March school calendar.

STI College Recognizes 11 Individuals In Annual Alumni Awards

STI College recently celebrated 11 outstanding alumni at the 2024 Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony.

Efren ‘Bata’ Reyes Enters World Of Billiards Hall Of Fame


Efren ‘Bata’ Reyes Enters World Of Billiards Hall Of Fame


How do you feel about this story?


Filipino billiards icon Efren “Bata” Reyes was inducted into the Inaugural World Billiards Hall of Fame during its opening ceremony in Yushan, China, on March 17.

Along with him were outstanding group of inductees, including Chinese snooker star Ding Junhui, who was recognized for making the sport popular in Asia; Ronnie O’Sullivan, seven-time world champion; Raymond Ceuleman, Belgium’s carom legend; Allison Fisher, female veteran cue master; and the late Andre Gagnaux, carom legend and former president of World Billiard Union.

Reyes was recognized as the most prominent figure in his field, known as ‘The Magician,’ having aced over 100 professional tournaments, which made him secure different awards such as seven golds, two silvers, and twelve bronzes from the previous Southeast Asian Games.

In addition to the Hall of Fame inauguration, the World Billiards Museum opened its doors in Yushan, marking a significant step forward in the preservation and presentation of snooker’s heritage.

Sources and Photo Credits:,,,,