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    Can anyone give me explanation of this rule ?

    "The cue-ball cannot be snookered by a cushion. If the curved face of a
    cushion obstructs the cue-ball and is closer to the cue-ball than any obstructing ball not on, the cue-ball is not
    snookered"

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    This is called being angled. The cue ball comes to rest in the jaws of a pocket and as the jaws are considered part of the playing surface even though

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    The OP scenario doesn't really work because you've got different obstructions on different balls on.

    The bit about a curved part of the c

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    I've got different obstructions on different balls on.First Red is obstructed by cushion and second Red is obstructed by Blue.Is this a snooker ?

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    Thank you for the explanation.

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    correct - not a snooker

    Sec 2.17(e) The cue ball cannot be snookered by a cushion. If the curved face of a cushion obstructs the cue b

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