Party Animals of Winter Park, Fla., defeated Bankshots of Louisville, Ky., in the finals of the 2023 8-Ball World Championship. The victory earned Party Animals $30,000 in 1st Place prize money, while Bankshots took home $15,000 as Runners-Up.
Party Animals ousted Cue Hefners of Miami, Fla., in the semifinals while Bankshots defeated Jus Hanging Out of Clifton Heights, Penn. Cue Hefners and Jus Hanging Out each received $7,500 in prize money for making it to the final day of competition.
730 teams competed in this year’s 8-Ball World Championship.