In the women's division, tour debutant, Zhang Yu Hong easily beat Asian Ranked No. 1, Kim Eun Jung of Korea, 199-168 in the one-sided final match to clinch her maiden international title. The 33-year-old national bowler from China eliminated World Championship Masters gold medalist, Yang Suling, 210-179 in an All-Chinese semifinal.
Zhang had earlier edged another teammate, Chen Dong Dong, 209-203 in Round 1 and Thailand's Gunnalada Aree, 204-177 in Round 2 to book her place in the semis. Kim Eun Jung took out newly-crowned, Thailand Open champion, Chan Shuk Han, 192-177 in first round and Thailand's Kamalasn Jonbumrung, 193-152 to reach the semi.
The Korean fought back galantly to beat Hong Kong's Vanessa Fung, 191-