Story courtesy of Rajes Paul-StarSports
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia finally completed the collection of all the major bowling titles in the world, thanks to Syafiq Ridhwan Abdul Malek.
The 26-year-old, who reached the men’s step-ladder finals by the skin of his teeth, bowled the match of his life to beat top seed Marshall Kent of the United States 236-225, 237-221 in the final to clinch the prestigious AMF World Cup crown in Wroclaw, Poland, on Saturday.
Malaysia came close twice in the championships. The late Michael Chuah was placed second in the men’s category in Mexico ‘83. In the women’s section, Shalin Zulkifli’s best show was second in Belfast ‘96. Read the rest of this entry »