Not the Sport of Kings, but a Very Good Sport as Well: Memorable Bowling Moments in TV History

Bowling has been very good to TV. Much better than, say, soccer or rugby or even hockey. Here are some of the most memorable moments in bowling in TV history…including one moment that changed the very face of one sitcom.

Rules of Ten Pin Bowling

There are ten frames in a game of bowling and the bowler is allowed to roll two balls in first nine frames unless he rolls a strike with the first ball. A strike occurs when the bowler knocks down all ten pins with one ball. A strike is entered on the scorecard as an X in the righthand corner of the frame in which it was bowled.