Event Dates

From: Tuesday, November 07, 2017
To: Sunday, November 19, 2017

Host Center

National Bowling Stadium
300 N. Center Street
Reno, NV 89501
(800) 304-2695

Television Dates

  • 12/31/2017 1:00 PM ET on ESPN

Oil Pattern Schedule

Prize Fund

Place Winnings*
1 $60,000.00
2 $30,000.00
3 $25,000.00
4 $20,000.00
5 $15,000.00
6 $11,000.00
7 $10,000.00
8 $9,000.00
9 $8,500.00
10 $8,000.00
11 $7,500.00
12 $7,100.00
13 $6,800.00
14 $6,500.00
15 $6,200.00
16 $5,900.00
17 $5,600.00
18 $5,300.00
19 $5,000.00
20 $4,800.00
21 $4,600.00
22 $4,400.00
23 $4,200.00
24 $4,000.00
25 $3,800.00
Place Winnings*
26 $3,600.00
27 $3,400.00
28 $3,200.00
29 $3,100.00
30 $3,000.00
31 $2,900.00
32 $2,850.00
33 $2,800.00
34 $2,750.00
35 $2,700.00
36 $2,650.00
37 $2,600.00
38 $2,550.00
39 $2,500.00
40 $2,450.00
41 $2,400.00
42 $2,350.00
43 $2,300.00
44 $2,250.00
45 $2,200.00
46 $2,150.00
47 $2,100.00
48 $2,050.00
49 $2,000.00

*See Tournament Notes below for Prize Fund details.

Tournament Schedule / Notes

2017 Ultimate WSOB Experience Packages

PBA World Series of Bowling IX TV Tickets

WSOB IX Pro-Am Flier (2MB .pdf)

WSOB IX Mailer (.pdf)
 

THE FIELD SIZE HAS BEEN EXPANDED FROM 185 TO 195

 

EVENT ENTRY FEE $1,000: This event is open to PBA Members only. 

 

THE EVENT IS SOLD OUT.  TO PLACE YOUR NAME ON THE
STANDBY LIST, PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE
ENTRY FORM THEN SEND VIA FAX OR EMAIL TO
:

Mary von Krueger, Tournament Entries Coordinator

Phone: (206) 332-9688

Fax: (850) 564-1717

Email: mary@pba.com 

 

CONFIRMATION OF ENTRY: As a condition of participation, all tournament entrants
must stay at one of the three Eldorado Resorts Reno Properties:  
Eldorado Resort Casino, Silver Legacy Resort Casino and Circus Circus Reno. 

 

BEFORE BEING CONFIRMED AND PLACED ON THE TOURNAMENT ROSTER,
YOU MUST PROVIDE A HOTEL CONFIRMATION NUMBER BY EITHER MAKING
PROVIDING THE CONFIRMATION UNDER THE REMARKS SECTION WHEN
ENTERING ONLINE OR BY PROVIDING THE CONFIRMATION NUMBER
DIRECTLY TO THE PBA ENTRIES COORDINATOR.

 

HOTEL INFORMATION:  

 
Silver Legacy:
$50 Sunday – Thursday
$70 Friday & Saturday
Silver Legacy use code ISPBA17
Reservations - 800-687-8733 
https://silverlegacyreno.reztrip.com/ext/promoRate?property=1080&mode=b&pm=true&sr=242404&vr=3&accessCode=ISPBA17
 
Eldorado:
$50 Sunday – Thursday
$80 Friday & Saturday
Eldorado use code IEPBA17
Reservations – 800-879-8879
https://eldoradoreno.reztrip.com/ext/promoRate?property=1079&mode=b&pm=true&sr=242406&vr=3&accessCode=IEPBA17
 
Circus Circus
$38 Sunday – Thursday
$60 Friday & Saturday
Circus Circus use code ICPBA17
Reservations – 800-648-5010
https://circusreno.reztrip.com/ext/promoRate?property=1081&mode=b&pm=true&sr=242416&vr=3&accessCode=ICPBA17
 

SHIPPING INFORMATION: Ship directly to:

 
National Bowling Stadium
Attn: WSOB/PLAYER LOCKERROOM
300 N. Center Street
Reno, NV 89501
 

ATTENTION BOWLERS: By PBA Rules, tournament participants MAY NOT Gamble or make wagers in reference to the WSOBIX.

 

PENALTY: PBA CODE OF ETHICS–Disqualification and Suspension or Expulsion from the PBA.

 

2017 PBA World Series of Bowling (WSOB IX)

Tue, Nov 7

Official Practice Session/PBA 50 & Regional Challenge Match Play

  Practice Chameleon, Shark 10:00a - Noon
           
  Match Play Round Round Robin (7 games) 1:00p - 3:30p
  Match Play Position Round Round Robin (1 game) 3:30p - 4:00p
           
Top 2 from each division advance to PBA Challenge Championship Match
           
  PBA50 Challenge Finals 4:30p - 5:00p
  PBA Regional Challenge Finals 5:00p - 5:30p
           
  Player Meeting 6:30p - 8:30p
           

Wed, Nov 8

PBA Chameleon Championship Qualifying

  Round 1 Qualifying 5 games 11:00a - 2:30p
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p - 4:30p
           
  Round 2 Qualifying 5 games 5:00p - 8:30p
           
CHAMELEON - The top 16 advance to Best of 5 Match Play (Wed, Nov 15th)
WC - 10 game totals carry over to Shark Qualifying Rd.
           

Thu, Nov 9

PBA Shark Championship Qualifying

  Round 1 Qualifying 5 games 11:00a to 2:30p
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p to 4:30p
           
  Round 2 Qualifying 5 games 5:00p to 8:30p
           
CHAMELEON - The top 16 advance to Best of 5 Match Play (Wed, Nov 15th)
WC - 20 game totals carry over to Cheetah Qualifying
           

Fri, Nov 10

Official Practice

  Practice Cheetah, Scorpion Noon to 2:00p
           

Sat, Nov 11

PBA Cheetah Championship Qualifying

  Round 1 Qualifying 5 games 11:00a to 2:30p
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p to 4:30p
           
  Round 2 Qualifying 5 games 5:00p to 8:30p
           
CHEETAH -Top 16 advance to Best of 5, Match Play (Thu, Nov 16th)
WC - 30 game totals carry over to Scorpion Qualifying
           

Sun, Nov 12

PBA Scorpion Championship Qualifying

  Round 1 Qualifying 5 games 11:00a to 2:30p
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p to 4:30p
           
  Round 2 Qualifying 5 games 5:00p to 8:30p
           
SCORPION - Top 16 advance to Best of 5, Match Play (Thursday, Nov 16th)
WC - Top 1/4 after all 40 games of qualifying advance to the Casher's Round
           

Mon, Nov 13

 PBA World Championship  Cashers Round

  Chameleon Qualifying 5 games 1:00p to 3:30p
           
NOTE:  Finalists are assigned to starting pairs based on their 40 game qualifying totals
 
  Re-Condition Lanes   3:30p to 4:30p
           
  Shark Qualifying 5 games 5:00p to 7:30p
   

Tue, Nov 14

PBA World Championship  Cashers Round (continued)

  Cheetah Qualifying 5 games 1:00p to 3:30p
           
NOTE:  Finalists are assigned to starting pairs based on their 55 game qualifying totals
 
  Re-Condition Lanes   3:30p to 4:30p
           
  Scorpion Qualifying 5 games 5:00p to 7:30p
   
Top 5 Advance to the ESPN Stepladder Finals (60 games complete)
           

Wed, Nov 15

 PBA Chameleon & Shark SE Match Play

  CHAMELEON
  Single Elimination Round of 16 Best of 5 11:00a to 1:00p
           
Winners Advance to the Round of 8
           
  Single Elimination Round of 8 Best of 3 1:30p to 2:30p
           
Winners advance to the ESPN semi final match (all 4 bowlers on the same pair)
Top 2 bowlers from the semi final match will face off in the championship match
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p to 3:15p
           
  SHARK
  Single Elimination Round of 16 Best of 5 3:30p to 5:30p
           
Winners Advance to the Round of 8
           
  Single Elimination Round of 8 Best of 3 6:00p to 7:00p
           
Winners advance to the ESPN semi final match (all 4 bowlers on the same pair)
Top 2 bowlers from the semi final match will then face off in the championship match
           

Thu, Nov 16

PBA Cheetah and Scorpion SE Match Play

  CHEETAH
  Single Elimination Round of 16 Best of 5 11:00a to 1:00p
           
Winners Advance to the Round of 8
           
  Single Elimination Round of 8 Best of 3 1:30p to 2:30p
           
Winners advance to the ESPN semi final match (al 4 bowlers on the same pair)
Top 2 bowlers of the semi final match will then face off in the championship match
           
  Re-Condition Lanes   2:30p to 3:15p
           
  SCORPION
  Single Elimination Round of 16 Best of 5 3:30p to 5:30p
           
Winners Advance to the Round of 8
           
  Single Elimination Round of 8 Best of 3 6:00p to 7:00p
           
Winners advance to the ESPN semi final match (4 bowlers on the same pair)
Top 2 bowlers of the semi final match will then face off in the championship match
           

Fri, Nov 17

 

ESPN TV Set Day & Pro-Am

     
  USA vs The World   6:00p to 7:00p
  Pro-Am   7:30p to 10:00p

Sat, Nov 18

 

ESPN Finals (Tape)

     
  PBA Chameleon Championship   Noon to 1:00p
  PBA Shark Championship   2:30p to 3:30p
  PBA Cheetah Championship   4:15p to 5:15p
  PBA Scorpion Championship   6:00p to 7:00p
           

Sun, Nov 19

 

ESPN Finals (Tape)

     
  World Championship Stepladder    Noon to 2:00p
  World Bowling Tour (WBT) Finals   3:30p to 5:30p