Press Releases

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 […]


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 […]


Thunderbowl Lanes to Host Bowling’s Most Prestigious Event for Young Athletes

June 13, 2016 : 11:17 pm

Detroit, July 13 – The Detroit Sports Commission (DSC) announced today that Thunderbowl Lanes in Allen Park has been named the host venue for the 2018 World Bowling Youth Championships scheduled to take place July 26-Aug. 3. It will mark the first time the state of Michigan has welcomed a World Bowling championship event. The DSC was […]


Larsen Bumped into Top Spot Following the Start of the 2016 World Bowling Tour

March 22, 2016 : 12:31 am

LAUSANNE, March 21 – With the first half of 2016’s World Bowling Tour events coming to a close, the World Bowling Tour Rankings see Swedish stayer Martin Larsen head the men’s list whilst the USA’s Danielle McEwan remains in top spot for the women.  The latest changes include the results from the global tour’s H.H. […]


Barrett & McEwan Win World Bowling Tour Events Showcasing a Spectacular 300 Game

February 22, 2016 : 1:20 am

LAUSANNE, February 22 – England’s Dom Barrett and USA’s Danielle McEwan win the men’s and women’s World Bowling Tour final matches respectively in an exciting showcase event presented by the Professional Bowlers Association. The final wraps up the 15 event, global series tour and features a new trial scoring system labeled “Current Frame Scoring”. The […]


WORLD BOWLING TOUR FINALS ON ESPN FEATURE NEW SCORING SYSTEM

February 19, 2016 : 8:23 pm

LAUSANNE, February 20 – The World Bowling Tour finals will air tomorrow at 3pm (EST) on ESPN in the United States. Coming to you from Woodland Bowl in Indianapolis, the finals take on the three best men and three best women from the two-year rolling points system from all events featured on the World Bowling […]


Sheikh Talal M. Al-Sabah to Lead World Bowling

December 16, 2015 : 11:37 am

ABU DHABI, December 16th, 2015 – Following yesterday’s biannual World Bowling Congress in Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Talal Mohammed Al – Sabah of Kuwait has taken his place as the President of World Bowling. Sheikh Talal has been involved in the sport for over 30 years, both as a coach and a player and he will […]


MCEWAN ON TOP HEADING INTO THE WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

December 3, 2015 : 11:13 am

LAUSANNE, Thursday December 3rd – Following the final rounds of the 15th Qatar Bowling Open, USA youngster Danielle McEwan takes the lead on the World Bowling Tour Rankings (WBT Rankings) for women heading into Sunday’s World Women’s Championships in Abu Dhabi.  The top six men’s rankings remain unchanged but Sean Rash moves up two notches […]


THE WORLD BOWLING WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS SET TO BEGIN SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7TH

December 3, 2015 : 4:05 am

LAUSANNE, December 3rd – The world’s best female bowlers are set to battle it out at the much anticipated World Bowling Women’s World Championships which kick off on Sunday December 6th in the UAE’s capital city, Abu Dhabi. Located in the magnificent Zayed Sports City, Khalifa Bowling Centre is set to host 147 athletes from […]