Jesper Agerbo from Denmark won his first tour stop ever, when he defeated his fellow countryman Thomas Larsen in the final of the Track Dream-Bowl Palace Open by Erdinger.
Thomas Larsen has had a fantastic summer series in the EBT after a win in Madrid, a 4th position in San Marino and a runner up position in Munich.
Maxime de Rooij from The Netherlands became the highest ranked women for the first time in her career, from a position 8 in the tournament.
The tournament, which was conducted in Dream-Bowl Palace in Unterföhring, as the 8th stop in the European Bowling Tour 2018, had attracted 188 athletes, who competed for the 48 spots in the final steps played on 22 July.
40 athletes played 4 games from scratch in step 1, from where top 20 was combined with athletes positioned 5-8 in the qualification for another 4 games starting from scratch in step 2.
Top 12 from step 2 continued together with top 4 from the qualification in step 3, where 4 more games was played starting from scratch, followed by step 4, where top 8 from step 3 played 4 games with the 4 games pin fall from step 3 carried forward.
In step 5, the 4 best after the 8 games in step 3+4, added another game to a 9 gams total, which determined the two athletes playing the last game of the tournament in step 6, deciding the winner and the runner up over a total of 10 games played in step 3-6.
The following four players were qualified after the 2 X 4 games in Step 3 and 4:
1769: Thomas Larsen, Denmark
1769: Jesper Agerbo, Denmark
1736: Antonino Fiorentino, Italy
1729: Kamron Doyle, USA
Antonino Fiorentino and Kamron Doyle was eliminated in Step 4, which ended as follows:
1970: Thomas Larsen, Denmark (1769+201)
1964: Jesper Agerbo, Denmark (1769+195)
1955: Antonino Fiorentino, Italy (1736+219)
1946: Kamron Doyle, USA (1729+217)
And finally Jesper Agerbo became the winner of the tournament:
2182: Jesper Agerbo, Denmark (1964+218)
2168: Thomas Larsen, Denmark (1970+198)
Jenny Wegner from Sweden is leading the women’s division of the tour with 594 points in front of Ghislaine Sigter van der Tol from The Netherlands at position 2 with 580 points and Mai Ginge Jensen from Denmark at position 3 with 506 points.
Anthony Simonsen from USA is leading the men’s division of the tour with 469 points in front of Jesper Svensson from Sweden with 422 points at position 2 and Thomas Larsen from Denmark with 394 points at position 3.
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