The Scorpions of Joliet, Ill., defeated Must Be Niiice of Stratford, Conn., in the finals of the 2020-2021 World 8-Ball Championship. The victory earned the Scorpions $50,000 in 1st Place prize money, while Must Be Niiice took home $25,000 as Runners-Up.
The Scorpions ousted 10yrs N The M8kin of Merritt Island, Fla., in the semifinals while Must Be Niiice defeated Quit Your Whining of Spartanburg, S.C. 10yrs N The M8kin and Quit Your Whining each received $10,000 in prize money for making it to the final day of competition.
Allen’s Outlaws of Maryland were the Sportsmanship Award winners.
1,091 teams competed in this year’s 8-Ball World Championship.