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Brunswick Ballmaster Open 2022 - INFO


Brunswick Ballmaster Open is the most known bowling tournament in Europe. The tournament is played since 1971. Now in 2022, the Tournament is the 52nd 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 was held during the COVID-19 pandemic. Even we have the pandemic the numbers in the tournament were ok and now 2022 we will have a little more high price money again. Of course, no one knows what will be the current situation with the pandemic in January 2022. 

The Brunswick Ballmaster Open will be one of the richest in EBT also in 2022. The last qualification squad is on Saturday 15.1.2022 at 14:00. Top 48 from qualification including top 3 from squads 1 to 9, top 2 from squads 10 to 12, top 2 from squads 13 to 15, 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.


Lane dressing TBD


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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