Steve Thornton

Year inducted 2021

At number four in the overall database ratings and for good reason. One of the strongest domestic careers ever, Steve has been a consistent finisher in tournaments. Coming through the Junior and Young Adult ranks Steve logged his first big win claiming the 1995 Boss/QubicaAMF London International and again in 1999. Other big wins included the South Africa Cup 1997, Runner up in the 1999 World Tenpin Masters and doubles Gold in the World Games in 2001.

English Open, Welsh Open, Euro Fives, BTBA Tour Masters, ESB Tour wins, PTBC tour titles and a host of medals for Team England in the European Championships, Commonwealth Games and European Champions Cup