James Toga

5-Day Negros Tenpin Bowling Open Rolls Off June 1

The 18th Negros Tenpin Bowling Open Tournament 2016 is all set to roll off at East Bowling Center, Lopue’s East Centre in Bacolod City on June 1 to 5.

This five-day bowling tournament is open to members of the Philippine Bowling Congress (PBC) and National Bowling Tour (NBT) in good standing. Latest PBC/NBT listing or an official club certification duly signed by its president will be used to determine handicap points.

Bowlers who are 60 years old and above will be given additional handicaps provided they submit proof verifying their age upon registration.

UYP Hosts Fun Run for Missions on May 29

The Unwind Young Professionals (UYP) invites fun runners to join “U-Run: Who do you run for?” which is set to start-off at the Provincial Capitol Lagoon on May 29, 5AM. Proceeds of this fun run is for the benefit of Unwind Missions.

Medals, certificates, and surprises awaits winners after the run.

Registration for the 3 categories are pegged at P250 - 3k (with singlet & race bib), P350 - 5k (with singlet & race bib), and P500 - 10k (with singlet, race bib, & finishers medal), while regular runners costs at P150 for 3k and 5k (race bib only).

N71-73 Spearheads 5-Man Duckpin Opening Games

NOHS Alumni Class 71-73 draw first blood to lead the opening games of the 7th Triangular Bowlfest for Unity 2016 at the Negros Super Lanes recently.

The Leah Uy-managed NOHS C’71-73 sparked a triple score of 1,546 pin falls in the opening round to grab the lead in the 26-team pack.

BCHS C’80 led by Jingle Selomandin and DLNHS C’71-75 piloted by Rowena Juarez occupied the second and third spots with 1,463 and 1,438 respectively.

Ceres FC Prepares to Host South China in 2016 AFC Cup Rd of 16

High level international football match will be witnessed by football fans in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, and nearby provinces as Ceres-La Salle Football Club is in preparation to host South China for the 2016 AFC Cup knockout Round of 16 at the Panaad Park & Stadium in Mansilingan on May 24.

This after South China blanked Group G leader India’s Mohun Bagan, 3-nil Wednesday night at the Indira Gandhi Stadium in Guwahati.

The Hongkong side kicked off with an aggressive offense nailing all its 3 goals in the first half.

Nietes Foe Known, to Defend Title vs Mexican Garcia in PP36

The 33-year old reigning WBO light flyweight champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes (37, 21KOs-1-4) will defend his title against Mexican Raul “Rayito” Garcia (38, 23KOs-3-1) for the Pinoy Pride 36: A Legend in the Making at the St. La Salle Coliseum on May 28.

A homecoming fight is what Murcia-born Nietes’ has been dreaming to happen and he do not want to disappoint his “kababayan” as he wants to prove that his previous victory over Garcia’s twin brother, Ramon years back was not a fluke.