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Bacolod City, Philippines Tuesday, February 2, 2016


Button 3,000 athletes to join NIRAA
Button JSY Transport stuns Basecom in Fil-Sino
Button NPBC teams dominate bowlfest
Button Pangasinan to host 2016 PNG

3,000 athletes
to join NIRAA

An estimated 3,000 athletes will be participating in the first Negros Island Region Athletic Association Meet scheduled on Feb. 8-12 in Bacolod City.

Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. yesterday said the number of visitors in the province during the NIRAA could double as the athletes will be accompanied by their coaches, trainors, chaperones and parents.

“This is a very significant event for the province since this will be the first regional meet for the Negros Island Region,” Gov. Marañon said.

JSY Transport stuns
Basecom in Fil-Sino

JSY Transport overcame a 22-point deficit to shock Basecom, 78-77, in the Fil-Sino All Asian Countertrade Inc. Inter-Company Basketball tournament Friday night at Bacolod Tay Tung High School Po Hang Gym.

A Mark Binguan floater at the heart of Basecom defense with two seconds left completed the JSY Transport comeback.

With Basecom still on top at the start of the fourth quarter, 63-46 , JSY Transport shifted to a 1-3-1 zone defense that neutralize the outside shooting of Basecom. Arnol Laureño, Chibon Uy and Mark Binguan presided the fourth quarter rally.

NPBC teams
dominate bowlfest

Roa's Lechon/TNT NPBC remains dominant in the men's division, while TNT Construction/NPBC Ladies keeps the lead in the women's bracket of the Bowlers of Bacolod City-organized Open Trio Bowling Spectacle at the Super Lanes of the Goldenfield Commercial Complex in Bacolod City.

Composed of Rey Gargar, Raymund Gargar, Ricky Ondovilla and Hernand Garciniego. Roa's downed Eco-Retirado led by Ver Villar in three matches, 958-888 for a six-round total of 5,879 points.

Davies 3 of Edgar Jerez is at No. 2 with 5,730 pts.

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