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Brunswick Ballmaster Open 2024 - INFO


Brunswick Ballmaster Open is the most known bowling tournament in Europe. The tournament is played since 1971. Now in 2023, the Tournament is the 53rd year in a row. Since 1974 the Tournament is played in the world-famous Tali Bowl. Bruswick Ballmaster Open is part of the European Bowling Tour. The 50th Anniversary tournament was the richest tournament in the Tour ever with 150.200 euro total price money. The Anniversary tournament was a record-breaking tournament in many ways. 690 different bowlers from 28 different countries all over the world made a total of 1334 entries.

The Brunswick Ballmaster Open 2021 and 2022 was held during the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2023 tournament have normal numbers of participants. Even the world still isn't normal due the war that Russia started almost a year ago affects all of our lives. All our hearts are with Ukraine.

The Brunswick Ballmaster Open will be one of the richest in EBT also in 2024. The last qualification squad is on Saturday 13.1.2024 at 14:00. Top 48 from qualification including top 3 from squads 1 to 8, top 2 from squads 9 to 11, top 2 from squads 12 to 14, and top 3 from the Desperado squad goes to the finals. The top 16 from the qualification goes directly to the final step 2. The first step of the finals for players seeded in positions 17 to 48 will start on Saturday at 19:30. See the full schedule.

Read the tournament rules in European Tenpin Bowling Federation website.

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During the tournament, all bowlers must follow the EBT rules about altering the bowling ball surface. In shortly changing the bowling ball surface between the games is not allowed.

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