There was a keen tussle for the last three spots for the cut. 2017 Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games Singles gold medallist, Annop Arromsaranon of Thailand rolled 279, 196 and 226 to clinch tenth position with 2198.
2017 Philippine Open champion, Kenneth Chua of Philippines rolled 246 and 205 to snatch 11th position with 2197 while KPBA's Kim Areum rolled 225 and 216 to seal 11th position with 2194. 2016 H.H. Emir Cup champion, Danielle McEwan of USA missed the cut by 7 pins despite finishing with a final game of 238.
The top 11 will join the other top 11 from Squads B, A and D contested earlier today to qualify for the final round scheduled to be held at 6.00pm local time tomorrow. The finals for the General Division will be held at 9.00am followed by the Women Division at 1.30pm.
The top 2 finishers in the General division and the top 2 in the Women's division will proceed to the stepladder finals on May 26. The top 4 finishers in the Open division after the final round will proceed to the stepladder finals.