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The 11th Frame: Can Kyle Troup be the next Guppy Troup after winning 1st PBA Tour title?

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 11:00 pm

Kyle Troup's win in the PBA Wolf Open made he and his dad Guppy Troup the fourth father-son duo to win PBA Tour titles. Photo by Pro Bowlers Association.
Guppy Troup was never the best bowler on the PBA Tour, but he may have been the most popular. With his afro, dual-patterned wild pants and flamboyant personality, Troup had legions of fans. I will never forget the year in Milwaukee when an inebriated female admirer beamed while Guppy autographed the top of her breast — she was wearing a halter top. Guppy was such a character that it sometimes seemed to make people overlook his immense talent: He won eight PBA Tour titles, finished...

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