FERNANDO ISAIS, Los Angeles, CAInducted 1966
Player: Updated 1/22/11
Fernando Isais, won eight World Championships including a string of six consecutive wins. His championship were won in 1941, 1947, 1948 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952 and 1958. The ringer duals with Ted Allen were classic. Fernando used the 1 ¾ turn and was a picture of rhythm and grace in action with his high arching toss. His last World Tournament appearance was at South Gate in 1970. Even though it has been more than 40 years since his last appearance, his 521 career games won ranks in 6th place on the All-time Wins List. Fernando died January 24, 1994 at the age of 79.