With the Pilsner League of Kings Pool Challenge at its exciting regional stages, pool enthusiasts will be treated to a double-header pool action-cum music extravaganza at the KI and Yellow Ribbon in Nairobi and Mombasa on Saturday 27th, 2013.
Abbas, in Meru last week will be in Mombasa while Wyre will hope to replicate his Kisumu experience at Nairobi’s K1. They will be joined by celebrated hype-men DNG, Jalango and former DJ Mfalme winners DJ Ricky and Nelly.
In what the organisers are dubbing as the ‘two-in-one’ Pilsner experience, the both the regional pool games kick off at 5pm and will be joined by the DJ’s and hypemen in a three part showdown program from 8pm. The performances start at midnight followed by more music till morning.
While Pilsner’s last involvement with pool was a decade ago, the beer brand has connected with the young adults with their musical firsts including the DJ Pilsner Mfalme talent search and Pilsner King of Bold rebranding countrywide tour that involved heavyweights like CMB Prezzo, Bamboo, Abbas, Wyre, Juliani, Jua Kali, Mad Traxx and DJ Joe Mfalme.
After the regionals, focus will shift to the grand finale at K1 amid pomp and music pitting the best pool players in the country.
At least 3000 players had registered for the tournament in at least 86 venues. The tournament seeks a Kenyan representative to the World Eight ball Championship in UK starting June 23rd 2013.
Check out what went down in the Mountain and Western regional at the Simba Wells Club in Meru and Kisumu’s Hillbrow Club.