Sports

Fil-Sino Opens 2nd Inter-Color Caging

The Fil-Sino Athletic Club 2nd Inter-color Basketball Tournament started last night at Po Hang Gym of Bacolod Tay Tung High School.

The tournament was composed of 12 teams and classified under Class A and Class B categories.

The tournament is dubbed as the “Fil-Sino Athletic Club Asia Brewery Invitational Cup 2016” with Asia Brewery Inc. as the major sponsor.

This basketball tournament is made possible through the efforts of Mr. Jerome Liao, Manager of the Bacolod Sales Office.

Daquel, Magale Win OPBF Titles in NOMPAC

Rene Dacquel (17, 6KOs-6-1) and Carlo Magale (20, 10KOs-7-3)emerged winners in the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation (OPBF) Superflyweight Silver Championship and OPBF Superfeatherweight Silver Championship at the Negros Occidental Multi-Purpose Activity Center after the 54th OPBF Convention.

Daquel stained the erstwhile unblemished record of Thailand’s Lucky Tor Buamas (7-1, 7KOs) via a technical knockout with 2 minutes in the 9th round of scheduled 21-round battle.

Melfern/NEPROAC Hold #1 Spot With Win vs Orange in D-League

Lov Noynay and Nelson Sedillo fired 28 and 20 big points, respectively, to lift Melfern/NEPROAC to a 95-91 victory over Orange in the ongoing D-League First Conference Basketball Tournament at the STI-West Negros University gym.

Backstopping Melfern’s offense are Mark Palada with 11 points as Yok Santander and Michael Sian added 9 and 8 markers each.

Meanwhile, Dave Andog shot 24 points to lead Orange in a losing effort as Junvel Juayong added 15 points, Doc Saavedra chipped 12 points, Francis Ramos with 11 points, and JP Peornato delivered 10 points.

Ceres FC Blanks Forza to Arrange Semis Match vs Defending Champs

Ceres-La Salle Football Club dominated Forza FC blanking the former Division 2 champion, 7-nil, in the ongoing United Football League (UFL) Cup quarterfinals over the weeked.


‘Man of the Match’ Marwin Janver Angeles (24) tries to beat his Forza FC defender during their quarterfinal face-off at the Rizal Memorial Stadium.*