log in
sign up or:

with google or facebook

or

By using this site you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service

forgot password?

Position - Billiard Term Definition

Welcome to the billiard, pool, and snooker glossary of terms. This is the definition of Position as it relates to cue sports. You can also view the entire billiard dictionary

Definition of Position

Position is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

Position is a term that is used as a shorthand for position play. In position play, the shooting player works hard to ensure that the position of the balls, chiefly the cue ball, after a shot, is as optimal as possible to ensure that the next shot can be made with as much ease as possible.

See: position play, cue ball control, cue power, play the cue ball, taking care of whitey, shape, position for more on the meaning of "Position".

Position - Usage

That was the perfect position for his next shot on the 8.

Billiards - Position

  • Title: Position
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 3/19/2006
  • Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:46 AM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

Position Comments

There are not yet any comments. Please post one below. All comments are moderated.

Submit New Billiard Term or Suggest a Correction

You can suggest a new billiard term and it's definition here. If you are suggesting a correction for an existing term, enter the entire definition as with your corrections incorporated.

upload a photo or document

use plain text or markdown syntax only