Entries Tagged ‘World Bowling Tour’

WORLD BOWLING SIGNS REDDENTES SPORTS AS MEDIA RIGHTS CONSULTANCY PARTNER

October 10, 2018 : 1:32 am

LAUSANNE, October 10, 2018 – World Bowling announced today the appointment of sports consultancy agency Reddentes Sports with the mandate to develop new broadcast properties, manage the distribution of its media rights and explore new commercial opportunities for the international governing body of the sport. Reddentes Sports has been tasked to oversee the broadcast production […]


THE WORLD BOWLING TOUR STOP THAT SWEDEN HAS BEEN WAITING FOR

August 11, 2017 : 9:25 am

LAUSANNE, August 11th – The World Bowling Tour Malmo, also known as the Storm Lucky Larsen Masters, is set to begin this Sunday in Malmo, Sweden and runs through until the finals on August 27th.  The tournament will be the first Swedish event to join the World Bowling Tour and the impressive lineup boasts 465 […]


KENT MOVES TO TOP PLACE IN WORLD BOWLING TOUR RANKINGS FOLLOWING WIN IN OKLAHOMA

July 5, 2017 : 3:41 am

LAUSANNE, July 5th – Marshall Kent’s win in Oklahoma over the weekend has bumped him from second to first place on the World Bowling Tour Rankings list. USA’s Kent replaces English bowler, Dominic Barrett for the top spot. Four time PBA Title holder Kent has had successful placings in last the two years of the […]


DANIELLE McEWAN, ANTHONY SIMONSEN WIN WORLD BOWLING TOUR FINALS TITLES

February 27, 2017 : 3:31 am

LAS VEGAS – Two-time Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour champion Danielle McEwan of Stony Point, New York, successfully defended her World Bowling Tour Finals title Sunday by delivering a clutch strike in the final frame. The 25-year-old right-hander’s strike at The Orleans Bowling Center gave her a final score of 203, forcing two-time PWBA Player […]


WORLD BOWLING TOUR 2017 STOPS ANNOUNCED

February 8, 2017 : 4:39 am

LAUSANNE, February 8 – The World Bowling Tour (WBT) 2017 will begin in Munich in March and is set to hit nine stops spanning across five territories in 2017. The 2017 stops are as follows: March 18-26  Brunswick Euro Challenge  Munich, Germany June 26 – July 2  Oklahoma Open  Oklahoma, USA August 14 – 27  Lucky […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


The Global Game – The changes that led to an international influx in the PBA

August 31, 2015 : 5:56 am

By Bill Vint Photos: PBA At last count, more than 200 million people go bowling every year. When it was founded 63 years ago, bowling’s governing body represented just five tenpin bowling countries. Today World Bowling, the recognized international governing body for tenpin bowling in the eyes of the International Olympic Committee, has 134 member […]