Ruckus - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Ruckus
Ruckus is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.
The term ruckus refers to splitting a cluster of balls via another ball that is shot directly into them. The intent of creating a ruckus is to deliberately move and develop the clustered balls with the cue ball.
Ruckus is primarily a UK term that is used mostly in a snooker context.
See: cluster, develop for more on the meaning of "Ruckus".
Ruckus - Usage
You are going to have to go to the table and create a ruckus and hope for a pocketed ball. With the way the balls are clustered, you really have no choice.
Billiards - Ruckus
- Title: Ruckus
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 1/13/2008 6:22:39 PM
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