The Rules

Official Rules Of Play
2019 Derby City Classic
Presented by Horseshoe Casino and Hotel

Note: Any changes or modifications to these rules will be discussed at the player’s meeting held prior to each event. Your attendance at the player’s meeting is strongly encouraged.

2019 Derby City Classic Rule Changes

One-Pocket:

If a ball is made on the break, re-rack.

9-Ball:

The Outsville template will be used in place of the traditional triangle.

The 9-Ball is to be positioned on the spot when racking.

Once balls are placed inside the template, do not touch them.

If the template is not perfectly straight, call for a re-rack.

A minimum of 3 balls must cross the head-string, less pocketed balls.

There will be an 18” break-box.

Baby Powder is prohibited during all events at The Derby City Classic.

General Rules