Madison Lanes (Maldon, Essex, England)
Age 29 - 7/30/1985
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Personal: Hometown is Colchester, England...Enjoys soccer and golf...First job was as a stock market day trader...Bowling hero is Chris Barnes...Teamed with Mika Koivuniemi, Stuart Williams and Martin Larsen to win 2013 Weber Cup.
2014: Successfully defended 2013 Qatar Open title for fourth Tour title by defeating fellow countryman Stuart Williams 395-388 in two-game championship match...Finished second in Brunswick Ballmaster tournament losing to winner Mika Koivuniemi 188-172 in title match...Finished third in Barbasol Tournament of Champions losing to Wes Malott in semifinal match 205-202...Finished second in Kuwait International Open losing to Thomas Larsen 208-205 in championship match...Was member of 2014 Silver Lake Atom Splitters team that won Elias Cup by defeating L.A. X 4-2 in championship finals...Finished fourth in WSOB VI Viper Open, eliminated in shootout round with 126 to eventual winner Mika Koivuniemi's 221 and Ronnie Russell's 190.
Career: In 2012-13 won WSOB V PBA World Championship for third career title and first major by defeating Sean Rash 238-235 in title match. Became first Englishman and only second international player (Osku Palermaa was first) to win the World Championship...Won second career Tour title by winning Qatar Open defeating Mattias Olsen of Sweden 514-467 in two-game title match...Finished second in WSOB V Chameleon Championship losing to Ryan Ciminelli 258-203 in title match...Won Scorpion Open in his second Tour season for first career title in 2011-12. Defeated Sean Rash 247-204 in championship match...Became second English player to win a PBA Tour title (Stu Williams was the first)...Owns two PBA Regional title which came in Reno, Nev. just prior to 2011 World Series of Bowling.
Career standard PBA Tour titles (3): 2011-12 - Scorpion Open, Las Vegas; 2012-13 - Qatar; 2014 - Qatar.
Career major PBA Tour titles (1): 2012-13 - WSOB V PBA World Championship, Las Vegas.
Other awards: 2008, '09, '10 World Bowling Writers Bowler of the Year.