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Spot Stroke - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Spot Stroke

Spot Stroke is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

A spot stroke is a type of nurse shot typically seen in english billiards, during which the red ball, which must be spotted to a specific location after every time it is potted before another shot is taken, is potted in such as way as to leave the cue ball in position to repeat the same shot. The benefit of the spot stroke is that when it is done correctly, it permits a skilled player to rack up many points in a single break via a series of shots in one visit.

See: spot shot for more on the meaning of "Spot Stroke".

Spot Stroke - Usage

He has himself positioned nicely for the spot stroke.

Billiards - Spot Stroke

  • Title: Spot Stroke
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 9/15/2008 5:01:40 PM

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