Event Dates

From: Thursday, April 23, 2009
To: Sunday, April 26, 2009

Host Center

Shinagawa Prince Hotel Bowling Center
4-10-30 Takanawa
Minato-ku,Tokyo, Japan 1088611
0181334401111

Additional Tournament Facility

Tokyo Metro Gymnasium
1-17-1 Sendagaya
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan 1510051
01181354742111

Tournament News

Tournament Schedule / Notes

ALL TIMES LOCAL

THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 2009
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM / Press Conference
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM / Official Practice Session

FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2009
9:30 AM - 12:45 PM / Qualifying Round 1* (6 Games)
1:45 PM - 5:00 PM / Qualifying Round 2* (6 Games)
*All 144 entrants will compete in both Qualifying Rounds.

TOP 48 BOWLERS ADVANCE TO SINGLE ELIMINATION MATCH PLAY. Bowlers qualifying 1-16 earn one (1) bye.

SATURDAY, APRIL 25, 2009
9:45 AM - 11:25 AM / Round of 48 (17-48) (Best 3 of 5)
11:45 AM - 1:25 PM / Round of 32 (Winners join 1-16) (Best 3 of 5)
3:10 PM - 4:50 PM / Round of 16 (Best 3 of 5)


REMAINING 8 BOWLERS ADVANCE TO ARENA FINALS

SUNDAY, APRIL 26, 2009
12:30 - Opening Ceremony
1:16 PM - Round of 8 (Match 1, one game)
1:42 PM - Round of 8 (Match 2, one game)
2:08 PM - Round of 8 (Match 3, one game)
2:34 PM - Round of 8 (Match 4, one game)

3:16 PM - Semi-Final #1 (One Game)
3:42 PM - Semi-Final #2 (One Game)

4:08PM - Championship Match (One Game)