Top-seeded Chang Te-Ming
and Tang Ya-Chun
, both Chinese Taipei, claimed the men's and women's Open Masters titles of the 11th Chinese Taipei International Open Bowling Championships. Chang needed a second chance to defeat defending champion Wu Siu Hong
, Hong Kong, in the decider, 234-193, to win the men's title and 200,000 New Taiwan dollars (approx. USD6,600). The women's finale was a strike fest in which Tang edged No. 3 seed, Tan Yan Ling
, Singapore, 278-268, to win NT$70,000 (approx. USD2,310).