Chess

Wilde Blu Junior Team will compete in the upcoming Makati Pool Players Association (MAPPA) Predator-Volturi 10-Ball Cup 2019 slated on July 19, 20 and 21 at the AMF-Puyat Superbowl and Billiards Center, Makati Cinema Square in Makati City.

More than P250,000 in cash and prizes at stake in this 10-ball event according to world renowed blogger Leslie "Anitokid" Mapugay, director of the organizing Makati Pool Players Association (MAPPA) headed by it's president Arvin Arceo.

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13-times National Open Champion Grandmaster (GM) Rogelio "Joey" Antonio Jr. will hold simultaneous chess exhibition on July 19 at the lobby AFAB (Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan) in Mariveles, Bataan.

“Play against GM (Rogelio) Antonio and help the AFAB (Authority of the Freeport Area of Bataan) chess players at the same time," said Ebennezer Batul, one of the top players of Mariveles, Bataan.

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by Marlon Bernardino
History remembers the war, not the caliber of guns nor the brand of ammos. A similar standard applies in billiards where people remember the exploits of their heroes, not the tools of their craft.

Fans can talk about the greatness of Efren “Bata” Reyes, his impeccable shot-making and high game IQ. They can do analysis of Jeffrey “The Bull” De Luna’s deep run at this year’s U.S. Open and break down his superb breaking game. But only a handful can talk about the cue sticks used by the top pool players.

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History remembers the war, not the caliber of guns nor the brand of ammos. A similar standard applies in billiards where people remember the exploits of their heroes, not the tools of their craft.

Fans can talk about the greatness of Efren “Bata” Reyes, his impeccable shot-making and high game IQ. They can do analysis of Jeffrey “The Bull” De Luna’s deep run at this year’s U.S. Open and break down his superb breaking game. But only a handful can talk about the cue sticks used by the top pool players.

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by Marlon Bernardino
History remembers the war, not the caliber of guns nor the brand of ammos. A similar standard applies in billiards where people remember the exploits of their heroes, not the tools of their craft.

Fans can talk about the greatness of Efren “Bata” Reyes, his impeccable shot-making and high game IQ. They can do analysis of Jeffrey “The Bull” De Luna’s deep run at this year’s U.S. Open and break down his superb breaking game. But only a handful can talk about the cue sticks used by the top pool players.

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Arnel Beltran Del Rosario, chairman/ president of Del Rosario Christian Institute Foundation Inc. congratulated a nine-year-old General Trias chess wizards for bringing honor to the school and to the country in the field of sports.

The girl, Bonjoure Fille Suyamin, a grade 4 pupil of Del Rosario Christian Institute in General Trias City, Cavite, won three silver medal in the girls under 10 division of the 9-day 20th ASEAN Age Group Chess Championships 2019.

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International Master Ricky De Guzman reigned supreme in the Open Kitchen Chess Tournament held at the Open Kitchen P. Tuazon Boulevard, Barangay Kaunlaran in Cubao, Quezon City late Tuesday.

The former Asian Junior champion De Guzman collected 4 points to win the 5 Round Tournament hosted by New York Chess League top honcho/boss Nonoy Rafael in close cooperation with China Aurelio, John Gomez and Popo Martinez of Open Kitchen and Jeff Dimalanta.

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