BOWLING fans are in for a treat when the 18th annual Weber cup returns to Barnsley in September.

Matchroom Sport has announced that the prestigious competition - that pits the best tenpin bowlers from Europe and America against each other - will take place at the Metrodome between September 8-10.

Described as The Ryder Cup of tenpin bowling, it is the 12th time the competition will be held in Barnsley.

A Matchroom Sport spokesperson said: “We are thrilled to be returning to Barnsley Metrodome for the 18th annual Weber Cup.

“Barnsley Metrodome has a long-standing history with the event and some of the best ever Weber Cups have taken place there. The Weber Cup has always received great support in Barnsley and we’re sure this year’s contest will be no different."

The tournament will be broadcast live on Sky Sports as well as other channels around the world.

Tickets are available from or from Metrodome reception.