In the earlier 8-game Open Masters finals, there was a keen tussle for top spot amongst, Sin, Nora Lyana and Tsen Fan Yew. Nora Lyana rolled two big games of 279 and 246 and ended with 212 to finish in the lead with 1826.
Sin settled for second position with 1799 with Radin claiming third spot with 1797. Tsen chocked on his final game with 179 to give Muhammad Shafiy, who totaled 1765, the fourth and final Stepladder spot. Tsen missed the cut by eight pins on 1757.
Before the Stepladder finals started, the closing ceremony was held which was graced by YB Datuk Haji Karim Rahman Hamzah, Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture of Sarawak. Also in attendance was Mr Sunny Si, President of Amatuer Bowling Association of Swarawak (ABAS).
Dr Haji Azhar Bin Haji Ahmad, Director of Sarawak Education Department, En. Nik Ahmad Radzli Hashim, Head of Sports Development, Sarawak, Haji Shaifulbahri Shukri, Deputy President of ABAS, Tournament Director and Vice President of ABAS, Mr Robert Lu and Mr Jackie Ting, Managing Director of Megalanes Sarawak were also present.