by Marlon Bernardino
MANILA---Former double world champion Ronato "Ronnie" Alcano will showcase his talent in the money-rich Manny Pacquiao Valentines 10-ball Open Championship on February 3 to 14, 2020 at SM City in Bacolod City.
Rubilen Amit of the Philippines bucked a slow start to edge Siripaporn Nuanthakhamjan of Thailand 7-5 on Wednesday in the women’s 10-ball singles of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Manila Hotel Tent.Amit crawled out a 0-4 hole by winning the next three racks and sustained her momentum after a 5-all tie to advance to the semifinals.The multiple 8-ball and 9-ball SEA Games champion had a hard time with her breaks.
LEXINGTON HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER JACKSONVILLE RIVERWALK."The Lexington Hotel and Conference Center is very excited to host the players and fans of the 79th World Straight Pool Championship. We believe that everyone will enjoy our world class accommodations, beautiful Riverwalk scenery, and the dinner when we host the 9th Annual Straight Pool Hall of Fame. Welcome to Jacksonville!" LaToya Jerido, Senior Sales Manager
WEDNESDAY was my birthday and ever since 2016 I’ve not been too keen on the usual birthday celebrations. So I said to myself since my dad went to Heaven (the proverbial “much better place”) on this day in 2016, maybe I should also go myself to paradise? And that’s why I found myself on board a full PAL flight to Caticlan and on the island some call “paradise” by noon of the same day.Read more ...
"Boxing is a sport. We allow each other to hit each other, but I'm not treating my opponent like my enemy. We're doing a job to entertain people."
By Alex P. Vidal
WE have no idea if the wishes of Iloilo Governor Arthur "Toto" Defensor Jr. that the proposed Panay-Guimaras-Negros bridge project be specifically mentioned by President Duterte during his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on July 22 was fulfilled.