Jon Zadel starts Commonwealth Championships with victory in Men's Singles

    07/04/06

    Australia

    Altona OZTenpin Bowl in Melbourne, Australia (July 2-9, 2006)

    2006CTBFMenSinglesJonZadel.jpg By Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling Federation (CTBF) -- 26 year-old Jon Zadel from the Midlands in England struck gold in the first event of the III Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling Championships, currently underway in Melbourne, Australia, the Men's Singles played on long oil, with a total of 1314 for the 6-game block, including the high game of 244.

    Bahamas' national champion since 1999, Sonith Lockhart won the silver, the first medal for the Bahamas in the history of the Commonwealth Championships, with a 1253 score while Australia's George Frilingos from Brisbane topped George Lambert IV from Canada to clinch the bronze by a single pin to finish on 1247.

    The III Commonwealth Tenpin Championships take place at the new Altona OZTenpin Bowl in Melbourne, Australia from July 2-9, 2006. Australia, Bahamas, Brunei Darussalam, England, Gibraltar, Guernsey, India, Jersey, Malaysia, Malta, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Wales Singapore, Scotland and the newly formed Pakistan Tenpin Federation will compete. Pictures courtesy of Ian Nicholls on behalf of the CTBF.


    III Commonwealth Tenpin Championships - Men's Singles


    Players with position, country, six-game total and average

    1. Jon Zadel, England, 1314, 219.00
    2. Sonith Lockhart, Bahamas, 1253, 208.83
    3. George Frilingos, Australia, 1247, 207.83


    4. George Lambert IV, Canada, 1246, 207.67
    5. Jason Waters, New Zealand, 1226, 204.33
    6. Mohd Noer Said, Malaysia, 1218, 203.00
    7. Andreas Karystianos, Cyprus, 1216, 202.67
    8. Stuart Chamberlain, Wales, 1189, 198.17
    9. Dominic Barrett, England, 1186, 197.67
    10. Dean Saunders, Jersey, 1177, 196.17
    11. Jonathan Simoneau, Canada, 1170, 195.00
    12. Glen Loader, Australia, 1167, 194.50
    13. Isaac Russell, Malaysia, 1140, 190.00
    (tie) Ray Falzon Reale, Malta, 1140, 190.00
    15. Derek Tomlin, Guernsey, 1139, 189.83
    16. Clarence Wallace, Bahamas, 1119, 186.50
    17. R. Shashi Kumar, India, 1113, 185.50
    18. Brian Farrugia, Malta, 1103, 183.83
    19. Shaik Abdul Hameed, India, 1097, 182.83
    20. Ryan Press, Northern Ireland, 1095, 182.50
    21. Kenny Donnelly, Northern Ireland, 1081, 180.17
    22. Gary Anderson, Scotland, 1077, 179.50
    (tie) Mohd Abdul Raafe, Brunei, 1077, 179.50
    (tie) Craig Nevatt, New Zealand, 1077, 179.50
    25. Mark McQueen, Scotland, 1076, 179.33
    26. Terry Richards, Wales, 1065, 177.50
    27. Paul Wright, Jersey, 1055, 175.83
    28. Charis Panayiotou, Cyprus, 1047, 174.50
    29. Charlie De La Rosa, Gibraltar, 1009, 168.17
    30. Shahwall Mustafa, Brunei, 997, 166.17
    31. Mick Prigent, Guernsey, 931, 155.17
    32. Ian Armsby, Gibraltar, 930, 155.00