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Cristian Azcona, Sam Cooley rally win in roll-offs to advance to semifinals of 2021 PBA Playoffs

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Monday, May 10, 2021 10:00 pm
Sam Cooley's thumb grip stayed on his thumb and he whiffed a 10-pin in losing the first game, before rallying to win his PBA Playoffs match. Photo by PBA.
The 2021 PBA Playoffs likely are going to be remembered for the variety of wild matches and wacky roll-offs. Two of the wildest and wackiest came in the second quarterfinals show that aired Monday night on FS1 after being taped earlier at Bowlero Milford in Milford, Connecticut. As Tom Daugherty told FS1 sideline reporter Kimberly Pressler before the match: “You’re never out of the match. … Win Game 2 and anything can happen in the roll-off.” Daugherty had learned...