Fair Lanes PBA Open - Archived Standings
$32,000 FAIRLANES PBA OPEN
Fairlanes, Buffalo, New York, Mar 23-27, 1965
Eallen Moves Up At Buffalo
Bill Allen pulled up behind Dick Weber in PBA tournaments won when he corralled his eighth crown at Buffalo. Weber had 14.
The Florida lefthander knocked off Nelson Burton Jr., 206-190, in the title match after Burton had moved into the challenger's position with victories over Bob Strampe and Weber.
At this time Burton was the television idol of the PBA..In nine tournaments the 22-year-old St. Louisan had been on the tube five weeks, finishing second three times, third once and fourth in his other appearance.
CHAMPIONSHIP GAME: Allen defeated Burton in the championship game 206-190. ROUND ROBIN: Strampe defeated Weber, 212-163; Burton defeated Weber, 215-213; Burton defeated Strampe, 220-203. 24 GAMES