Karnataka State Champion Akaash Ashok Kumar continued to maintain lead at the end of first Block of 6 Games in Round 1 of Uniply 29th National Tenpin Bowling Championships, currently underway at Amoeba, Church Street, Bangalore.
Akaash Ashok Kumar (1330) and Defending Champion Shabbir Dhankot (1272) who finished their first block of 6 games on Monday continued to maintain their top 2 positions.
Girish Gaba (1229) and Prathyek Satya (1218) of Karnataka are in Third and Fourth positions respectively, after first block of six games in Round 1.
Girish Gaba started the day with scores of 224 and 193 in Game 1 and Game 2. He opened three frames in Game 3 which resulted in low score of 174. He then gained momentum scoring 181 in Game 4 and high games of 212 and 245 in Game 5 and Game 6 and finishing the day with total pinfall of 1229 pins in 6 games.
Prathyek Satya started the day with high games of 222 and 214 in Game 1 and Game 2. He lost in momentum in Game 3 scoring only 168. He then played consistently to score 198, 182 and 234 in the next 3 games and finished the day with total pinfall of 1218 in 6 games.
Kishan R of Karnataka is in Fifth position with total pinfall of 1200 in the first block of 6 games.
Former Champion Dhruv Sarda of Delhi had a poor start scoring 900 in the first 5 games but bounced back with a 258 in Game 6 and finished the day with 1158 pins. He is currently placed in 13th position.
Second Block of 6 games on Medium Oil Conditions is currently underway.
Please see attachment for detailed score sheets.