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The 11th Frame: South Korea’s Kyung Shin Park wins Japan Cup as Asian bowlers dominate PBA players in TV finals

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Saturday, November 15, 2014 11:00 am

South Korea's Kyung Shin Park defeated Japan’s Akio Ishihara 241-203 in the title match to win the 28th Round1 Japan Cup. Photo by Pro Bowlers Association.
South Korea’s emergence as a world bowling power took another step Saturday when Kyung Shin Park became that country’s first winner of the Japan Cup on Saturday. Park, a Storm staffer, defeated Japan’s Akio Ishihara 241-203 in the title match of the 28th Round1 Japan Cup, earning a bit more than $51,700, PBA reported in this news release. Four PBA Tour players made the Round of 8, but the two Koreans and two Japanese bowlers dominated the single-game elimination...

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