Organizer finalizes rosters for 2014 QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup



    5th edition of the event to air on Eurosport featuring five TV shows in three cities including Men's Singles, Team, Doubles and Masters as well as an inaugural Women's Team Challenge

    2014QAMFBowlingPromotionCupLogo.jpg The fifth edition of the QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup will take place from October 5-9 in three cities in western France - Rennes, Châteaubriant and Angers - featuring five televised events for delayed airing on Eurosport 2.

    Organizer Bruno Bidone of Bowling Promotion has announced the names of the 16 participants from England, France, Germany, Monaco, Netherlands and Russia.

    2014EurosportLogo.jpgThe ten men will compete in four TV shows in Singles (Rennes), Team (Châteaubriant) and Doubles & Masters (Angers).

    The men's division features Julien Sermand, Tony Regnier and Thierry Barrault of France, Germany's Peter Knopp, Russians Sergey Andreev, Nikita Koshelev (replaces Vincent Cayez, France, who had to withdraw due to injury) and Victor Krasavkin, Dutchmen Phil Hulst and Daniel Dol as well as Bidone, who represents Monaco. Reserve players are Thibault Larcheveque and Albert Saumureau of France.

    For the first time, Bowling Promotion Cup will organize a Team Challenge Match for women at Châteaubriant bowling center to promote women's bowling on TV.

    On the women's roster are Isabelle Chevet of France, Russian national team members Alena Korobkova, Maria Bulanova and Daria Voronkova, Bianca Völkl-Brandt of Germany and Kimberley Oakley of England. Reserve player is Nadine Dupuy of France.

    Scroll down to view a promotional video and the tournament schedule. For the complete tournament information, please click here or go to the QBPC website.




    QubicaAMF Bowling Promotion Cup Schedule

    All times are Central European Summer Time (CEST)

    October 5, 2014
    Chateaubriant, France
    Arrival of Bowlers in Chateaubriant
    Acclimatisation at Hotel La Ferrier, Ball Control 17.30-19.00 Exhibition and Unofficial Practice at Bowling Skittle Châteaubriant

    October 6, 2014
    Rennes Alma, France
    TV Show Singles
    17.00: Qualifying (3 games) for TV Show Singles
    18.30: TV Interviews
    19.15: Players Presentation & Animation
    19.30: TV Show Singles
    21.00: Award Ceremony

    October 7, 2014
    Chateaubriant, France TV Shows Team Challenge (Men & Women)
    10.00: Qualifying (3 games) for TV Show Team Challenge
    14.15: TV Show Men's Team Challenge
    15.15: Award Ceremony and Lane Maintenance
    15.30: TV Show Women's Team Challenge
    16.15: Award Ceremony

    October 8, 2014
    Angers, France
    TV Show Doubles & Masters
    10.00: Qualifying (6 games) for TV Shows Doubles & Masters
    15.45: TV Shows Doubles (Baker System) 16.00: Match 1: Team No. 5 vs. No. 4
    16.20: Match 2: Winner match 1 vs. No. 3
    16.40: Match 3: Winner match 2 vs. No. 2
    17.00: ChampionshipMatch
    17.15: Award Ceremony
    17.30: Lane Maintenance
    19.15: TV Show Masters
    19.30: Practice TV Show Masters (5 bowlers)
    19.50: Match 1: No. 5 vs No. 4
    20.10: Match 2: Winner match 1 vs. No. 3
    20.30: Match 3: Winner match 2 vs. No. 2
    20.50: Championship Match
    21.15: Award Ceremony