, United States, posted the field-best 1334 six-game series, an average of 222.33, Sunday morning to lead the top 16 players into match play in the finals of the 90.000 € Brunswick Euro Challenge. Asbaty added 48 pins handicap, a standard on the European Bowling Tour, to finish the first round of the finals with 1382 pinfall, 88 pins ahead of her nearest competitor. Thomas Gross
, Austria beat out Andres Gomez
, Colombia, for the 16th and final qualifying post to meet qualifying leader Martin Larsen, Sweden, in match play..