CARREO by Rolando S. Luzong
Peoples Tonight (January 16, 2010)
Biggest World Slasher Ever Has the Most Number of Foreign Entries
The 2010 World Slasher Cup 8-Cock Invitational Derby will make history again starting Monday , January 18 and will rage on for six days until the 23rd of January when this year’s new champion gets to be crowned.
With no less than 260 entries set to see action, the Year of the Metal Tiger edition of the World Slasher Cup is the biggest and grandest ever. And with these record-breaking field of competitors, comes the most massive foreign delegation of cockers that have ever came into the country.
The most formidable bid for a foreign invasion of the Slashers ever is reinforced by a gathering the finest names in cockfighting that includes. Roger Roberts of Georgia, Ray Alexander of Alabama, Kali Casco
& Willy Casco of Hawaii, Clarence Perkins of Kentucky, Jorge "Goy" Goitia of California, Mike Formosa of Hawaii, Jerard Inman, Tom Cooper of North Carolina, Jeff Hudspeth of North Carolina, Brad Padgette of Oregon, Ms. Minda Cereno of California, Dr. Henry Fajardo California, Henry Navarro California, Jorge G. Torres of California, Cesar Calvo of Texas, Rodel Costales of California, Romy Arciaga of California
Guy Nazareno of California, Joey Melendres of Australia, Thomas Mischkus of Germany, Wilbert Le Blanc – Louisiana, Richard Harris -Louisiana , Richard Mckormick –Canada, Joe Tavares – Guam,
Art Mangubat – California, Arnold Mangubat – California, Greg Bartolome – Florida, Jun Montenegro -
Autralia, Randy Hall –Texas, Randy Hall – Texas, Noe Palmares – California, Dr. Bel Almoguera –Chicago, Tommy Lequang – Mississippi, Jose Ras – Mississippi, Valentino Yap – Mississippi, Rene Moraga , Rene Penalosa – Australia, O.W. & Mike Lainier –Mississippi, Wesley Saizon – Hawaii, John Mcenroe – Hawaii, Kallani Bullard – Hawaii, Bill Knap – California, Manny Jidaria – California, Erning Jidaria – California, Sedfrey Linsangan – Guam, Ed Ranchero – California, Joe Sanidad – California, Bill Mcnutt – California, Cris Casilan – Hawaii, Mario Lagula – California, Mar Gatmaitan – Guam, Tony Ang
Taiwan, Ting Ariosa – California, Eddie Odell – Tennessee, Gene "Boy" Garcia – Tennessee, Benny Costes – Chicago, Zosimo Antivo - Las Vegas, Zaldy Sandoval – California, Vic Diez – Guam, Greg Berin – Australia, Cesar Ancaya - Los Angeles, Willy Ancaya - Los Angeles, Martin Barla – Chicago,
Jose Carcillar – Chicago, Robert Te – Chicago, Buboy Barboza – Canada, Damon K. Yorkman - Chelsea, Oklahoma and Cory Michioka - Springhill, Louisiana.
If you’re a lover of cockfighting, you should come and watch this staging of the World Slasher Cup or you will surely miss a page in sabong history.
WSC PRESS CONFERENCE
The Pintakasi of Champions has announced that the customary press conference for the World Slasher Cup will be held on Saturday, January 16 at the Gateway Mall’s Mandarin Suites.
In this occasion, the foreign participants to the “Olympics of Cockfighting” will get to meet the local sports media.
Thunderbird – co-presentor of the event will be on hand with their top endorsers composed of Sonny Lagon, Dicky Lim, Ompong Plaza, Honey Yu, Boy Lechon, Pol Estrellado, Cito Alberto, Edwin Aranez, Raffy Campos, Pao Malvar, Bernie Tacoy, Alvin Lim, Victor Sierra, Boy Marzo, Joe Laureno, Otec Geroso, Tan Brothers of Davao, Mariano Brothers of Tacurong, Lawrence Wacnang, Dr. Boy Tuazon, Rey Briones and Baham Mitra among others.