Andrew Cain shows exceptional pace Columbia 300 Vienna Open semifinals

    10/24/05

    European Bowling Tour #18

    Plus Bowling in Vienna, Austria

     3-time American Zone champion Andrew Cain averaged 258 in the semifinal round at the Columbia 300 Vienna Open en route to advance to the single elimination best-of-three game finals. Joining the Team USA member in the Round of 16 are his team mate David Haynes, Finns Jouni Helminen and Osku Palermaa, England's Phil Scammell and Williams Stuart, and two ladies, Mai Ginge Jensen of Denmark and Tanya Petty of Germany. Those eight will meet the top 8 qualifiers in best-of-three head-to-head matches. The winner will pocket 8.000 Euro (approx. $9,560).


    Columbia 300 Vienna Open - Semifinal

    Round 1: Two games total pinfall, the player with the lowest 2-game total in each group will be eliminated. Pinfall will be carried forward into the second round. *Women's scores including 8 pins handicap each game.

    Andrew Cain, USA, 506 (277-229)
    *Kamila Kjeldsen, DEN, 448 (235-213)
    Michael Holzapfel, GER, 420 (209-211)
    eliminated: Jesper Nielsen, DEN, 374 (151-223)

    Nick Froggatt, ENG, 457 (225-232)
    Jouni Helminen, FIN, 429 (189-240)
    Steve Thornton, ENG, 385 (178-207)
    eliminated: *Piritta Kantola, FIN, 369 (161-208)

    Martin Larsen, SWE, 447 (245-202)
    Osku Palermaa, FIN, 425 (177-248)
    Maurizio Celli, ITA, 422 (213-209)
    eliminated: Or Aviram, ISR, 400 (179-221)

    Timo Alho, FIN, 430 (239-191)
    Tomas Leanderson, SWE, 426 (221-205)
    Mai Ginge Jensen, DEN, 424 (173-251)
    eliminated: Tobias Karlsson, SWE, 398 (192-206)

    Phil Scammel, ENG, 432 (231-201)
    John Stathatos, GRE, 421 (224-197)
    Michael Krämer, GER, 421 (210-211)
    eliminated: Timo Schröder, GER, 350 (170-180)

    Jari Ratia, FIN, 466 (235-231)
    Williams Stuart, ENG, 454 (203-251)
    Peter Knopp, GER, 428 (182-246)
    eliminated: Jesper Agerbo, DEN, 394 (203-191)

    Paul Moor, ENG, 467 (257-210)
    *Reija Lunden, FIN, 444 (188-256)
    *Tanya Petty, GER, 407 (183-224)
    eliminated: Dirk Völkel, GER, 389 (197-192)

    David Haynes, USA, 457 (224-233)
    Robert Andersson, SWE, 413 (191-222)
    Peter Ljung, SWE, 365 (194-171)
    eliminated: Mikael Kanold, SWE, 356 (209-147)


    Round 2: Two games total pinfall, the player with the lowest pinfall after 4 games (Round 1-2) in each group will be eliminated. Pinfall will be carried forward into the third round. *Women's scores including 8 pins handicap each game.

    Andrew Cain, USA, 1010
    *Kamila Kjeldsen, DEN, 846
    eliminated: Michael Holzapfel, GER, 824

    Jouni Helminen, FIN, 902
    Nick Froggatt, ENG, 870
    eliminated: Steve Thornton, ENG, 866

    Martin Larsen, SWE, 984
    Osku Palermaa, FIN, 935
    eliminated: Maurizio Celli, ITA, 876

    Mai Ginge Jensen, DEN, 853
    Timo Alho, FIN, 847
    eliminated: Tomas Leanderson, SWE, 837

    Phil Scammel, ENG, 852
    Michael Krämer, GER, 805
    eliminated: John Stathatos, GRE, 800

    Williams Stuart, ENG, 885
    Peter Knopp, GER, 877
    eliminated: Jari Ratia, FIN, 833

    *Tanya Petty, GER, 909
    *Reija Lunden, FIN, 867
    eliminated: Paul Moor, ENG, 830

    David Haynes, USA, 896
    Peter Ljung, SWE, 808
    eliminated: Robert Andersson, SWE, 785


    Round 3: Two games total pinfall, the player with the lower pinfall after 6 games (Round 1-3) in each group will be eliminated, the winner goes to the single elimination Round of 16. *Women's scores including 8 pins handicap each game.

    Andrew Cain, USA, 1548, 258,00
    eliminated: *Kamila Kjeldsen, DEN, 1300, 216,67

    Jouni Helminen, FIN, 1355, 225,83
    eliminated: Steve Thornton, ENG, 1340, 223,33

    Osku Palermaa, FIN, 1389, 231,50
    eliminated: Martin Larsen, SWE, 1381, 230,17

    *Mai Ginge Jensen, DEN, 1245, 199,50
    eliminated: Timo Alho, FIN, 1215, 202,50

    Phil Scammel, ENG, 1336, 222,67
    eliminated: Michael Krämer, GER, 1222, 203,67

    Williams Stuart, ENG, 1289, 214,83
    eliminated: Peter Knopp, GER, 1283, 213,83

    *Tanya Petty, GER, 1353, 217,50
    eliminated: *Reija Lunden, FIN, 1341, 215,50

    David Haynes, USA, 1335, 222,50
    eliminated: Peter Ljung, SWE, 1295, 215,83

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