VIS-MIN COCKERS COLLIDE AT ARANETA COLISEUM TODAY
2006 Bakbakan champion Tan Brothers (Jun, Bobot & Bong) with their PT Paniki entry and relying on signature line of Paniki Lemons, leads the Mindanao entries against the mighty Visayan rooster-raisers as the penultimate event for the ongoing 2009 Bakbakan National 10-Stag Derby unfolds starting at 10:00 a.m. today at the Araneta Coliseum.
The 2,413 record-breaking spectacle which began last October is hosted by the National Federation of Gamefowl Breders and Thunderbird Ganador Max.
The grand finals wherein this year’s champion will be decided on Thursday, Dec. 3, also at the Big Dome, when a total of 33 6-pointers and 20 5.5-pointers will go head-to-head for the champion’s purse of P15,000,000 out of the P30M guaranteed cash prize.
The 33 6-pointers include Thunderbird endorsers Honey Yu (Honey 111); newspaper executive Rey Briones (Spartans Catmon 88) of Masbate who is fighting under the Rizal Gamefowl Breeders’ Association’s banner and Jesry Palmares of Passi City, Iloilo.
Also in the list are Big Boys 2 (Omar Alivia –CVGBA); Skyhawk (Vice Gov Odi Fausto – CVGBA) RBR (Danny Cruz & Charlie Carlos - RGBA); Crocodile Creek Gamefarm 7 (Cong. Rudy Albano); JMB Farm KH (Dennis Buison -RGBA); RATZ (Gen. Rey Acop & Gen. Twiggy Zubia – RGBA); Rudwin Habagat (Atty.Darwin Asuncion - RGBA); Red Lady (Gov.Ed Ong of Aurora & Ed Fontanilla – RGBA) and Malitbog Birds (Jose Ma. Escano).
Also unscathed with 6 wins each are Happy Bday Nanay Bibang (Engr. Corsiga); Biboy Barcelona (Engr. Nonoy Baje – Cebu); RR-BCL (Benny Lim); Healthy Boy (Vince Del Mar – Cebu); Patapon 2 (Vice Gov. Joel Baac – Kalinga); JZB-M (Jun Berberabe – Batangas); Bluewave (Edwin Ronquillo); Woodberry (Engr. Elmer Malabanan); NML San Luis (Tony Lasala - BBC); RDA Farm 2 (Rene Adao); Red Montero (Tony Sy); Intruder (Al Bucu); GBAT II - (Ian Maniquis/Allan Cura/Allan Chan); Team ED Farm (Edwin Corpuz/Manny Ferrer/J.Daguio/Jay-R); JamJam (Jn,Jed & Jay Nalupta - UNIGBA); KC Winslet (Bobot Chua); Yarda Agdahon 1 (M.Panes/M.Panizales); Sitio Taruc (Ricardo Palmares Jr /Jesry Palmares - PAGBA); Matthew 1 (Jan Jan Reyes); Scorpion Peak (Vic Setias – Palawan); Super A Nikki (Arthur Bona – CVBA) and Scout Ranger PLG – Simon Rallos of CVBA.