Derby fans return to Araneta Coliseum in Cubao, Quezon City today as the men are separated from the boys when the exciting semifinal round of the 2009 World Slasher Cup 8-Cock International Derby takes the limelight with more than 80 matches lined up starting at 3:00 p.m.
Hosted by the Pintakasi of Champions and organized by the Araneta Center, the 3-day spectacle is sponsored by Thunderbird Bexan XP – the official B12-complex injectable of the Slashers.
Leading the list of undefeated entries with two wins apiece are Superdave San Lorenzo ( Kenneth Cigar & Son/Sonny Lagon; Hawaiian Cigar San Lorenzo-II ( Kenneth Cigar & Son/Sonny Lagon and Chika Babe Balasa Max (Dr. Boy Tuazon). Both are Thunderbird Winning Tearm members.
Also unscathed and with the lead pack are KC Wild (Philip Chiongbian/ Edmund Yasay); Pangasinan; Col. Oct. 11 6 Stag (Boy Bata); MS Group (Salazar Brothers ); Liza Galore JMS-RFA
(Eddie Araneta/Joey Sarasola); Alexis Farm Germany ( Thomas Mischkus); Nine Dragon
In hot pursuit are 1.5 pointers Thunderbee Taal 888 (Art de Castro/E.A. Goldline w/ D’Captain – LC/Jess Floro/JP; Winslet Octagon All Fired Up (Dicky Lim/Jaime Lim/Albert} .
Winners tonight will advance to the 4-cock championship round set on Saturday when the new Champion of the World will be decided.