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Las Vegas will once again host World Cups.

Billiard fans worldwide, and especially those right here in the USA will be thrilled to hear that the city of Las Vegas will host UMB World Cups in 2021, 2022 and 2023.

The USBA, the CPB (ConfederaciĆ³n Panamericana de Billar) and the UMB (Union Mondiale de Billard) have jointly announced this important step. The World Cups will be played in March, on the same dates as the world championship in pool. The venue will be the Rio Hotel and organizer is PREDATOR GROUP. These events have been respectively added to the UMB calendar.

The UMB views the series of Las Vegas World Cups as a big step forward for International billiards, and expresses the hope that the events will give a new impulse to 3-cushion on the Pan-American continent, with its many talented players.

LAS VEGAS WORLD CUP SCHEDULE

March 1-7, 2021
March 28 - April 3, 2022
February 20-26, 2023
All events to be held at the Rio Hotel.

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Steps to Link YouTube and other Videos to the Gallery

Components -> YouTubeGallery

Decide if you like existing Categories or wish to create a new one. Presently categories are for administration only and do not appear on site. If you wish to add a new Category select Categories, Click +NEW and enter a new Category name... Save and Close

Next... create or edit a video list. Choose Video Lists

Click +NEW

Choose Category, Enter Name (IMPORTANT: This name will be used for module and article later! Be consistent!

In another window... go to YouTube or other approved site in the list on the right... select your video... copy the URL... Paste in the Video List

Repeat this as many times as you wish to have Videos associated with this one gallery

Save and Close

Next... you must create a corresponding Module

Extensions -> Module Manager 

Click +New

Select Youtube Gallery Module from the list

Enter the same name as the Video List in the Title field!

On the right hand column... under Basic Options...

Choose the same name from the Video List selection box

Choose Simple Grid from the Theme selection box

Save and Close

Next... you must create a corresponding Article

Content -> Article Manager

Click +NEW

Again... Enter the same name as the Video List in the Title field!

Under Category locate and select --Videos

In the description area place the word module followed by the Video List Name between cury brackets. Here is an example:

Save and Close

Clear Cache

Done