Archive for 2016

Barbasol, PBA sign two-year Barbasol PBA Players Championship agreement

August 29, 2016 : 10:43 am

The Professional Bowlers Association and Barbasol have agreed to a two-year partnership agreement that will return the Barbasol PBA Players Championship to Wayne Read more…

Liz Johnson poised to repeat as PWBA Player of the Year

August 29, 2016 : 4:29 am

It’s not a shock to see United States Bowling Congress Hall of Famer Liz Johnson of Cheektowaga, New York, looking to earn player-of-the-year Read more…

Martin Larsen successfully defends Masters title at MEC

August 28, 2016 : 10:58 am

Defending champion Martin Larsen of Sweden defeated Juhani Tonteri of Finland in single-elimination best-of-three game format, two-games-to-one, to successfully defend the Masters Read more…

2016 Men’s European Championships – Masters Match Play

August 28, 2016 : 4:30 am

The top 24 players in all-events at the Men’s European Championships advanced to single-elimination masters match play in best-of-three games format, which will Read more…

Masters champions crowned at PABCON Senior & Super Senior Championships

August 28, 2016 : 3:49 am

The 5th Pan American Bowling Confederation Senior Championships and the 3rd PABCON Super Senior Championships concluded on Saturday, August 27 at Sebelén Read more…

Finland defeats Sweden to defend Team title in Brussels

August 27, 2016 : 3:47 pm

In a title match between two of Europe’s powerhouses, second-seeded Finland defeated top-seeded Sweden, 1119-1095, to win the prestigious five-player team gold in Read more…

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 […]

Bowlers sweep Sportsgirl, Sportswoman and Team of the Year awards at the 2016 Singapore Sports Awards

June 28, 2016 : 8:04 am

Singapore, June 23 – Shayna Ng was crowned Sportswoman of the Year along with fellow bowler Joey Yeo, who claimed the Sportsgirl of the Year prize at the Singapore Sports Awards held at Raffles City Convention Centre.  Bowling also took out the Team of the Year (event) Award with Shayna Ng, Cherie Tan and New […]