Though a little late, Asian countries picked up the game fast and produced some world champion players. India, Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, and Chinese Taipei are a few from the list of 33-member countries that play professional English Billiards. Below is a table of all the 33 nations.
Asian Confederation of Billiard Sports was formed to organize all the Billiard and Snooker events across Asia.
As the game took birth in United Kingdom, European and South American countries played this sport since. France introduced a separate table for the game and gradually, Billiards on French Table came into limelight. We will discuss the differences of English and French Tables later in this tutorial. Here is another table with list of Non-Asian countries participating in Billiards.
|Lesotho||United States||Austria||Great Britain (UK)|
|Mauritius||Bolivia||Bosnia and Herzegovina||Ireland|
|Reunion||Costa Rica||Czech Republic||Luxembourg|
|Uganda||Netherlands Antilles||France||North Cyprus|