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Cue Ball In Hand - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Cue Ball In Hand

Cue Ball In Hand is a billiards term that is a part of Game Rule Terminology.

When a player has "cue ball in hand" privileges, he or she may place the cue ball in any position on the billiard table before taking their shot. This favorable privilege is gained when your opponent commits certain fouls. You should consult specific game rules for more details on when this privilege may be taken.

See: in hand, ball in hand for more on the meaning of "Cue Ball In Hand".

Cue Ball In Hand - Usage

Wow, how did Ross win that game so quickly? Well, since Gary committed that foul earlier and gave Ross cue ball in hand privilege, Ross just kind of cleaned up.

Billiards - Cue Ball In Hand

  • Title: Cue Ball In Hand
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 3/9/2006 6:08:30 AM
  • Last Updated: 11/12/2007 6:08:30 PM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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