, The site for the fans, by the fans....

top news - the top bowling news of the day.

      August 14, 2001:

Earl Anthony

-Bowling Legend Anthony Dies At Age 63

08/14/2001 - ABC
      One of the greatest stars in the history of sports passed away. Earl Anthony, an American Bowling Congress and Professional Bowlers Association Hall of Famer, died in New Berlin, Wisconsin (suburban Milwaukee) while visiting with friends.

      Anthony, 63, was found dead at the bottom of a flight of stairs around 8:30 a.m., Aug. 14, the cause of death was from a fall down the stairs. He was staying at a friend's house and anticipating a round of golf today.

      Anthony was named as the best bowler of the 20th century when readers of Bowling Magazine voted him as the "Master of the Millennium."

      "On behalf of the American Bowling Congress, and bowlers across the world, we offer our condolences to Earl's family," American Bowling Congress Executive Director Roger Dalkin said. "The sport has lost a true champion and a great friend."

      Anthony had retired from competition and was the proprietor of Dublin (Calif.) Bowl near his home in Cornelius, Ore.

Post your memories of Earl Anthony and your condolences on's Message Board Community.

We're here to help!

At you can get FREE advice from bowling coaches and league bowlers who thrive on helping other bowlers!
Post questions about your game, your technique or find how to overcome difficult lane conditions. You can even post videos of yourself bowling for critique and constructive criticism. Recent Posts
Summer House Tourney
by Dennis Michael - 07/16/18 09:27 PM
Help with grip/ Thumb Position
by 82Boat69 - 07/15/18 08:11 PM
End of Days
by Dennis Michael - 07/15/18 07:34 PM
2018 USBC Open Championships Syracuse NY
by Richie V. - 07/10/18 12:19 PM
what will become of AMF
by Dennis Michael - 07/09/18 07:13 AM
I'll try again
by Dennis Michael - 07/06/18 12:32 PM
Summer Leagues 2018 thread
by 6_ball_man - 07/06/18 08:44 AM
Bowling ball colors
by BOSStull - 07/04/18 10:28 AM
Tiered Tape...
by BOSStull - 06/30/18 11:33 AM
no one on for 5 days
by steveA - 06/22/18 04:31 PM

About | Contact Us | Advertise With Us | Site Map
Use of this website constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. | Material Connection Disclosure

Copyright © 1998 - 2018 - usrbingeek LLC | Copyright Policy, BowlingFans, The Right Approach, Kegler's Connection, Tour411, BallBeat,,, and Bowling News You Can Use are trademarks of usrbingeek LLC. All other trademarks and tradenames are property of their respective owners.