Aumi Guerra

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Aumi Guerra
Born Aura Mireya Guerra López
(1977-05-05) May 5, 1977 (age 37)
Santo Domingo
Other names Aumi Guerra
Occupation Ten-Pin Bowler
Years active 1997–present

Aura Mireya Guerra López (born May 5, 1977 in the city of Santo Domingo) is a Dominican ten-pin bowler[1] who won back to back Qubica AMF Bowling World Cup Titles (2010 & 2011).[2]

Aumi Guerra

Career[edit]

Finished in 5th position of the combined rankings at the 2006 Qubica-AMF World Cup in Caracas, Venezuela.[3]

At the 2007 World Ranking Masters held in Lake Wales, Florida, she finished in 3rd position when she lost the semifinal match to England's Zara Glover.[4]

Bronze medallist at the 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro. Defeated Colombia's Paola Gómez 2 - 0 to win the bronze medal match in the individual event.[5]

Playing at the 2007 Qubica-AMF World cup, in the city of St Petersburg, Russia, Guerra fished in 7th position after the final round.[1]

Champion at the 2008 PABCON Ranking Championships, held in San Salvador, El Salvador.

Finished 12th in 2009 PBA Women’s Series Tour Trials and earned Exemption to compete in the PBA. [1]

In 2010 she won her biggest title to date at the QubicaAMF Bowling World Cup.[6]

On December 2011 Aumi Guerra captured her second consecutive women's World Cup title when she defeated Diandra Asbaty, United States, 202-199, in the deciding third game to win the 47th QubicaAMF Bowling World Cup, two-games-to-one. Guerra became the fourth woman after Jeanette Baker, Australia (1982, 83), Pauline Smith, England (1981, 93) and Shannon Pluhowsky, United States (2002, '04) and the sixth player overall to win multiple World Cup titles. Guerra and Baker are the only players, who have successfully defended their title.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b PBA. "Aumi Guerra". Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  2. ^ a b QubicaAMF. "2006 Bowling World Cup Results - Top 8". Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  3. ^ bowlingdigital. "Aumi Guerra wins second consecutive women's title at Bowling World Cup in South Africa". Retrieved 2011-07-12. 
  4. ^ Bowling Digital. "Asbaty becomes first player to win second Kegel/USBC World Ranking Masters title". Archived from the original on 29 December 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  5. ^ Goten Pin Bowling. "2007 Pan American Games - Women's Singles". Retrieved 2011-01-22. 
  6. ^ Bowling Digital. "Aumi Guerra comes from behind to win women's title at 2010 QubicaAMF Bowling World Cup". Retrieved 2011-01-22.