Realizing that he no longer plays only for the money but also for the glory of his country, Efren became more determined to win every match he joins. Tandem with Francisco Bustamante and finish of Ronato Alcano and Dennis Orcollo named the best performance by a host nation in the tournament’s history Retrieved February 29, He earned a meager salary of 90 pesos a month, which was hardly enough to support his family back in Pampanga. Retrieved June 23, Retrieved August 15, Retrieved November 5,
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According to Mike LeBron, one of Efren’s friends: Fellow athletes would vouch for that, saying that Efren has never bad-mouthed anyone. Retrieved January 17, And on top of everything else, he performs really great under pressure. View From reyex Sugar Island. Retrieved October 10, He moved to Manila with his family at the age of 5.
Retrieved December 4, Named Player of the Year Retrieved February reges, Reyes began winning a number of tournaments in the U. Retrieved June 29, It was his victory over Nick Varner that solidified his world-class status as an athlete.
Retrieved April 29, Retrieved April 3, The match was held in Hong Kong anddollars was at stake. Retrieved May 9, He would nata in the morning before everyone else is up and at night just before he goes to bed. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
Efren Reyes – Wikipedia
Became the champion in the Derby City Classic Efren was an eager student and he took every opportunity to play even if that meant having to skip school. Lee Vann Corteza Retrieved January 28, Upon the final forward delivery, Reyes releases the cue from his grip in a controlled manner.
He was born in Mexico, Pampanga on 26 August —the middle child among a brood of nine. Archived from the original on August 29, Retrieved June 1, Rey Nocum via Flickr. They were not so keen on having Efren play because they wanted him to focus on his studies. On the seventh week of play, Reyes defeated Dacer After yet another successful overseas tour, Efren got back to the Philippines. Mainly due to his unbelievable skill in controlling the cue ball, he became the first Asian to be inducted into the Billiard Congress of America’s Hall of Fame inthe same year he became the Mid-Atlantic 9-Ball Open Champion.
In one episode of the TV series Magpakailanmanthe story follows a young Efren Reyes portrayed by actor Anjo Yllana in his early pool-playing days as he progresses from a money player to a tournament contender.
The Genius Who DoESn’t Look Like One
Inducted into the One Pocket Hall of Fame At night, while he was dreaming of playing pool, the pool table was his bed. He used to stand on two crates when he began playing. Unaware that they were playing against the most distinguished pool player in the Philippines, his opponents got defeated one by one.