Bowler Ratings


Bowler ratings are from 1 to 10 in order of Stroker (ST), Tweener (TW), Cranker (CR)

Note: Ratings are only available to our premium members.

General Info

Reviewed:October 2014
Coverstock Specs
Name:Class 3F Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:500 SiaAir / Royal Compound / Royal Shine
Color:Red / Yellow Pearl
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

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The DV8 Hooligan uses the Class 3F Reactive pearl cover that surrounds a new symmetrical core design. The Hooligan core reminds us of the core used previously at this price point in the Reckless series, but this new design adds another section to the shape, adding slightly more RG and less differential.

This ball was best for us on our medium test pattern, with Cranker liking it a bit more than the other two testers. His heavier hand allowed him to snap the six into the ten with a fair amount of consistency. He was between the third and forth arrows, swinging the Hooligan to the seven board at

DV8 Hooligan Comparisons

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The BTM Ball Testing Team is led by Eric Martinez. Our team of three testers has thrown and reviewed hundreds of bowling balls for Bowling This Month. When not testing balls for BTM, Eric owns and operates University Pro Shop in San Antonio, TX and he is an avid competitive bowler. Click here to learn more about how we test and review bowling balls.