PH young cue artist Bernie Regalario will be the man to beat in the Wilde Blu 9-ball and 10-ball Challenge, winner-take all tournament set this weekend at the Ding's Billiards in Tandang Sora, Quezon City.
The Wilde Blu 9-ball Challenge, winner-take all tournament on Saturday followed by Wilde 10 -ball Challenge, winner-take all tournament on Sunday.
Despite at young age, the 14-years-old Regalario already won the Battle of the Champion 10 ball event last January.
" I will do my very best in this upcoming Wilde Blu 9-ball and 10-ball Challenge this weekend," said Regalario, incoming Grade 9 student at Arcadio Santos High School in Paranaque City.
Regalario is a member of the Wilde Blu Junior Pool Team backed up by Mr. Nino Lopez, local distributor of Wilde Blu chalk in the Philippines and Indonesia and Volturi Custom Cases PH.
"This winner take all challenge is a continued training and mentoring to all our WB (Wilde Blu) junior players and future junior players. It will help them recognize the areas of improvement and make the adjustments needed. Thus, capitalizing on skills and talents that our players already possess." said Mr. Nino Lopez.
"We also recognize the sacrifies that our Wilde Blu player's parents have made for their child. So we invite them to join our challenge to the see their child's improvement and to have some fun
All players, parents and sponsors will need to win 5 games, per match. Expect for our future legend PK Adellipra, where we have added +3 to give him an additional challenge." added Mr. Nino Lopez.
Overall Champion Wilde Blu 9-ball and 10-ball Challenge winner-take all tournament will get Peri EXD-S3 (w/ 10 spliced maple shaft) & Peri Extension (P14,000 value).
All participants must wear collar shirts, pants and shoes in this Race to 5, Double Elimination, Alternate Break format with 15 minutes Defaulting time.
Other entries that includes Police Staff Sergeant Eric Bayhon, lone Filipino representative in the 2019 Chengdu, China World Police and Fire Games, Dexter Barnido, Rey Calanao, Hanz Nicos Blente, Kayla Herrera, Jomang Anggob, Jimboy Anggob, Ernie Rebadajo Regalario, PK Adellipra Rolly Herrera, Eric Bayhon, Elija Benedict de Mesa, Miggy Bautista, Earl Vincent Sullano Trinidad, James Gurapo and Ashrylle Kidlat Gurapo.
The two-day event (Saturday and Sunday) would be possibe with the undying support of The Para Shop Manila, Jun Cornista of Peri Philippines,Volturi Custom Cases PH, Reymond Delos Reyes of Flawless Cue Shaft Cleaner, Victor Arpilleda of Ding's Billiards, The AnitoKid on Billiards, Makati Pool Players Association - MAPPA headed by it's president Arvin Arc