Entries Tagged ‘Japan’

ONES TO WATCH – Shion Izumune, Japan

September 3, 2015 : 3:47 am

World Bowling has searched the globe to bring you the best up and coming young bowlers! In this five week series we will present our finest picks and those athletes that we predict will take the bowling world by storm!   Our pick for this week’s “One to Watch” is 16yr old Japanese Champion Shion […]


WORLD BOWLING FINISH TOKYO 2020 INTERVIEWS WITH OPTIMISM

August 11, 2015 : 1:45 am

World Bowling and JBC delegates address the press Photo: Tokyo 2020 – Ryo Ichikawa TOKYO, Saturday August 8th – World Bowling completed their final round of IF interviews with the Tokyo 2020 Additional Events Panel Organising Committee this morning. Incorporated in the campaign for inclusion, World Bowling highlight the sport’s unique mix of performance and […]


Bowling’s Best Head to Tokyo for the Bowling World Open

July 9, 2015 : 3:10 am

LAUSANNE, Thursday July 9 –  The world’s richest bowling event in 2015, the Bowling World Open, has begun this morning in central Tokyo. As part of the World Bowling Tour, the event will host the best men and women bowlers from 52 countries around the globe. Here they will join Japan’s greatest athletes to compete […]


THE WORLD BOWLING TOUR WELCOMES TOKYO TO ITS LIST OF MAJOR EVENTS IN 2015

March 31, 2015 : 1:04 am

The World Bowling Tour is thrilled to announce it has added the host city of Tokyo to its list of Major events for 2015. Utilising a World Class existing bowling venue and an adapted built-in lane construction to one of Tokyo’s convention centres, the event is set to impress with a generous prize pool and […]