Shaik Abdul Hameed of India captured his first-ever Men's ABF tour titles at the ABF Tour Thailand 2014 at Blu–O Rhythm & Bowl Ratchayothin in April 2014. This is hisotric first for Indian Tenpin Bowling as well.
On January 17th 2015, Indian Ten Pin Bowler, Shabbir Dhankot created history by winning first ever medal for India at the 23rd Asian Championships. In a very tightly contested Men's Single event, he won the silver with a lead of 1 pin over bronze medalist and missed the gold by just 5 pins difference!!
India Team comprising Prathima Hedge, Akaash Ashok Kumar, Swapna Mitra and Shabbir Dhankot, made history on the fourth day of the V Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling Championship 2011 by finishing third against all odds with teams like Australia, England and Malta breathing down their neck, to win the bronze medal.