leads the five-player team event in the Men's World Championships 2008 after the first 3-game block on the very tough long oil pattern. The Norwegians felled 3198 pins, an average of 213.20. None of the teams in Squad 2 reached the 3,000 mark (200 average) The Philippines
(left) led the way with 2995 (199.67), good for sixth place overall. Germany
(right) was second with 2985 and Colombia
third with 2979, good for 8th and 9th place. All teams return on Wednesday for the second block on short oil.