23rd April, Kuching: Singapore over-powered first block leaders to sweep the Boy's and Girls Team of Four gold medals at the 20th Asian Youth Tenpin Bowling Championships after the second block on Tuesday.
Brandon Ong, Eugene Yeo, Xavier Teo and Jomond Chia, who trailed first block leader, Korea by 73 in the first block, got off to a much better start with 848 to take over the lead as they resumed with the second block.
Korea's Park Sanghyeok, Won Jonghyeok, Han Seongsu and Moon Hayeong managed only 763 to slip behind the Singaporeans by 12 pins. Philippines' Patrick Nuqui, Kayle Abad, Kenzo Umali and anchored by Singles gold medallist, Merwin Tan posted 815 to edge closer to the leading duo.
Malaysia, who was second yesterday, got off to a poor start and managed only 746 dropping down to fourth. Singapore stepped up their pace with another superb 904 in the fifth game as Korea too knocked downed a splendid 890 to remain in second.