The 3rd DHC Cup Girls Bowling International 2009
will take placeĀ in Tokyo, Japan, from March 6-8, 2009. The total prize fund of the tournament is 12 million Yen (approx. USD128,000). Since its beginning (left, 2007 winner Suzuna Miyagi; right, 2008 winner Nao Ohishi)
in the year 2007, the tournament is sponsored by Mr. Yoshiaki Yoshida
, owner and CEO of the DHC Corporation. Japanese bowling distributor SUNBRIDGE
made a bonus offer that is unheard of in the sport of tenpin bowling. If a player shoots a 300 game in front of the TV cameras, she will receive 30 million Yen or more than 320,000 U.S. Dollars
, the highest 300 game award in the history of our sport ... plus the regular 300,000 Yen bonus for a 300 game.