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Q: When playing billards when sinking the 8 ball and the cue ball is this a win or loss?
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When in billards if a player sinks the 8 ball and the que ball on a break is this a win or loss?

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If you fail to make a proper shot on the 8 ball under most rules, it is a foul, but not a loss of game. Under many house rules in the US, missing hte 8 when it is your object ball is loss of game.

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