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TOP SIX BOWLERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE WORLD BOWLING TOUR FINALS

December 22, 2016 : 1:25 pm

LAUSANNE, December 22 – The completion of the 2016 World Bowling Tour events confirms that February’s finals will see the following athletes competing head to head for the Championship titles and top prize of $20,000 at The Orleans in Las Vegas on February 26th, 2017. Men Martin  Larsen Sweden 146 Anthony Simonsen USA 142 Marshall […]


WORLD SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIPS HEAT UP WITH STEP 2

December 8, 2016 : 4:04 am

DOHA, December 8 – The World Singles Championship begins this morning, live from Doha, Qatar with step two in the competition commencing.  The top 32 men and the top 32 women from the qualifying rounds will be battling it out for a chance to advance to tomorrow’s step three. Christopher Via from the USA will […]


GERMANY’S POPPLER REMAINS IN THE LEAD

December 7, 2016 : 2:42 am

DOHA, December 6 – Block 1 daily high-series award winner and leader, Birgit Poppler of Germany remained unchallenged extending her lead in the Women’s qualifying round of the World Singles Championship 2016 after the second block. Poppler got off the second block with a superb 235 in the fifth game as Esther Cheah of Malaysia fired […]


GERMANY TAKES TOP TWO SEEDS FROM WOMEN’S BLOCK ONE

December 5, 2016 : 7:20 am

DOHA, December 5 – Birgit Poppler led a one-two German finish with an average (avg) of 234.50 in the Women’s first block of qualifying rounds at the World Singles Championships 2016.  Poppler finished ahead of fellow German Laura Beuthner in second with an avg of 225.50. Clara Juliana Guerrero of Colombia finished in a narrow third […]


World Singles Championship Action Starts Today

December 4, 2016 : 2:30 am

DOHA, December 4 – The World Singles Championship action kicks off today with eighty-four men and fifty women competing in the qualifying rounds at the Qatar Bowling Centre in Doha.  The athletes will represent 50 nations in today’s first step. The lane pattern for the Championship, Athens 40ft, was announced at the technical meeting on […]


2017 WORLD BOWLING TOUR FINALS TO SHOW LIVE ON ESPN

November 3, 2016 : 5:33 am

LAUSANNE, November 3 – The World Bowling Tour (WBT) finals will take place February 26th, 2017 at The Orleans in Las Vegas directly following the completion of the USBC Masters.  The series final which will again be produced by the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) and shown live on ESPN will feature the top three ranked […]


SWEDEN ANNOUNCES WORLD SINGLES CHAMPIONSHIPS TEAM

November 1, 2016 : 6:08 am

With next month’s World Singles Championships hot on the international calendar, World Bowling’s national federations have began naming their top players who will compete against the world’s best at the competition in Doha, Qatar December 2nd – 9th.  The Swedish team, who last Singles Championship made the quarter finals, will be back with bite this […]


Weber Cup XVII starts today using the World Bowling Scoring System

August 5, 2016 : 3:25 am

5th August, Lausanne, Switzerland: The World Bowling Scoring System will be used today for the first time in 17 years for the start of the Weber Cup in Manchester, England.  The World Bowling Scoring System maintains the traditional 10-frame scoring format but awards 30 pins for a strike, 10 pins for a spare plus the […]


Malaysia wins their first gold on the final day of the 14th World Youth Championships in Nebraska

August 4, 2016 : 8:06 am

3rd August, Lincoln, Nebraska: Natasha Roslan won Malaysia’s first gold medal at the concluding 14th World Youth Championships with victory in the Girl’s Masters final, while Anthony Simonsen captured the USA’s sixth gold in the boy’s division.       At eighth-seed, Natasha easily took the first best-of-three game, 190-158, and almost sealed the tie when she ended the second […]


Top Youths of the World Meet for Championships

July 26, 2016 : 8:40 am

26th July, Lincoln, Nebraska: 206 youths from 37 countries from around the world marched past in front of a packed crowd at the Sun Valley Lanes during the opening ceremony of the 14th World Youth Championships 2016 on Sunday. The competitors comprise of 127 boys and 79 girls, accompanied by 86 team officials and coaches have […]