Masters Tournament 1968

The eighteenth ABC Masters was held at the Cincinnati Convention Center, April 20-24, 1968, with a field of 480 bowlers.  The final showdown was billed “The Battle of the Ages,” pitting 60-year-old tournament leader Buzz Fazio against 29-year-old losers bracket survivor Pete Tountas.  First Tountas defeated Fazio, 882-821, to force another match.  Then, in the second match, Tountas won the championship in a final-frame thriller, 847-843.

Masters 1968 

 

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