Snake Shot - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Snake Shot
Snake Shot is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.
A snake shot is the same as a shot that basically goes double the rail.
This snake shot occurs when the cue ball is struck and travels down a rail, bounces off of the adjacent rail, and rolls backward down the original rail.
This snake shot is caused by a hit on the cue ball with a slight bit of reverse english and at a shallow angle to the rail.
See: double the rail for more on the meaning of "Snake Shot".
Snake Shot - Usage
You got stunned by a snake shot. That will teach you that you must learn not to use reverse english in some situations.
Billiards - Snake Shot
- Title: Snake Shot
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 1/8/2008 7:37:59 PM
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