Holding the Pocket - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Holding the Pocket
Holding the Pocket is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.
Holding the pocket is a defensive billiard technique where you use your own balls to effectively block the pockets that your opponent needs to pocket their own balls.
See: insurance ball for more on the meaning of "Holding the Pocket".
Holding the Pocket - Usage
I'm holding the pocket closest to the cluster, so my opponent is basically screwed.
Billiards - Holding the Pocket
- Title: Holding the Pocket
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 2/15/2007
- Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:23 AM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
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