Press Release : May 15 - Day 2 of 2012 World Slashers Cup-2
Reference : Rolando S. Luzong
2012 WORLD SLASHERS CUP-2 RAGES ON TODAY
WITH 61 MATCHES
81 tough entries opened the hostilities when the second of two 50th anniversary editions of the prestigious World Slashers Cup 8-Cock Invitational Derby took center stage at the Smart Araneta Coliseum yesterday.
Joining the early birds to complete the cast of this event’s vaunted list of competitors are 80 new entries who will be battling each other today starting at one in the afternoon to gain enough momentum going into the semis on May 16 & 17.
The ongoing 2012 World Slashers Cup-2 set from May 14-20 is hosted by the Pintakasi of Champions in cooperation with Thunderbird Bexan – XP gamit ng tunay na kampiyon and Thunderbird Romoxtyl – tatayo ang manok mo.
Results are not yet available as of press time, however, defending champion Rey Briones who will be gunning for a never-been-done three-peat begun his quest with two entries : Spartans Red Bull with Soc Tumpalan and Spartans Jap with Ruel Atienza.
Atong Ang has two entries with Allan Siaco named Viking Ana-I and Viking Ana A.S.-2, while, PFGB President Wilson Ong fielded a full show of hennies via his entries ICS Octagon and Octagon ICS Jared both combined with Johnny Rozas and Jimmy Junsay.
The Winslet team (Dicky, Jimmi & Bebot Lim) has two entries Winslet White and Winslet Bulik, while, Patrick Antonio has two bets - Sagupaan Hi-Action and Sagupaan Winning Line
The 2-semis happen on May 16 for Group A and on May 17 for Group B. All those with scores of 2, 2.5 or 3 points from Group A lock horns again on May 19 for the 4-cock pre-finals, while all undefeated entries (3.5 & 4 pointers) together with Group B’s 2, 2.5 and 3 pointers face-off on the 4-cock grand finals on May 20.