20th November, Palembang: Overall leader, Francois Louw of South Africa added another stellar performance in the Men's third qualifying block to build up an unsurmountable lead at the 55th QubicaAMF Bowling Cup on Wednesday.
Louw, who led both the first and second block after two days, had a moderate start with 225 in his 13th game yet was able to extend his lead over Kuwait's Jasem Alsaqer by 216 pins. Finland's Niko Oksanen had a poor start with only 180 and dropped to third.
Apart from a low game of 172 in Louw's 15th game, the South African reeled in big games of 243, 249, 257 and 258 to complete his third block with 4210 on another strong series of 1404 for an unsurmountable lead of 310 pins.
Germany's Oliver Morig, who traded second spot with Oksanen and Alsaqer briefly, eventually ended in second overall with 3900 on a 1334 third block series. The Finn took up third spot with 3807 followed by the Kuwaiti in fourth with 3796.