And fought back they did as Hermansson rolled three strikes-in-a-row from frame 9 and Wegner strucked in the tenth and 11th frame to take the narrow victory and the gold medal. Altough Lee doubled in the ninth and tenth frame, her 236 tied with Hermansson's 236 while Wegner's 200 was good enough to beat Son's 195.
Sweden ousted topseed and the third Colombian pair of Rocio Restrpo and All Events gold medallist, Maria Rodriguez, 434-386 in the first semi-final match while Korea defeated another Colombian pair of Jualiana Franco and Clara Guerrero, 434-363 to reach the final.
Restrepo and Rodriguez, who took home the bronze, topped the Doubles preliminaries on August 25 with 2758 to make the semi-finals as topseed. Korea finished second with 2729 and Franco and Guerrero was third with 2727.
The champion survived to reached the semi-finals as fourth-seed with 2706. Sheikh Talal Al-Sabah, President of World Bowling presented the medals and mascot to the winners. The last semi-finals and finals of the day was the Trios event which will follow after the break.
Photos by Terence Yaw in Las Vegas, USA.