Cut Throat Pool Game
Cut Throat is best played with 3 or more players. cutthroat (also known as Elimination) is a very popular game in social situations, rather than for serious competitive play. The object of the game is to be the last player with at least one ball still on the table. The player with a ball(s) still on the table, when all the other groupsballs are legally pocketed, wins the game.
Cutthroat or cutthroat is a threeplayer or team pocket billiards game, played on a pool table, with a full standard set of pool balls (15 object balls and a cue ball). Each player is assigned a set of five consecutively numbered object balls . The object of the game is to be the last player with at least one ball still on the table.
The name cutthroat is not unique to pool, but is used to refer to other games played with three or more players in which all players must fend for themselves, e.g. cutthroat bridge and cutthroat American handball.