PABLITO GREGORE and Dennis Lumpay’s 22GF/Ormoc Joe and Jose Panganiban Jr.’s Infiniti Gold 6-Cock Derby June 21 Manila Arena-2 shared top honors in the recent World Slasher Cup 9-Cock Invitational Derby at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
Both entries emerged with similar 7.5 points.
Tata Gov/Tata Rey, Fiscal Moises Villanueva, Eddie Gonzales, Jon Jon Cano, Frank/Guam Boys/Joey Melendres and Nene Araneta bagged runner-up honors with 7 points each.
The combined entry of Bebot Uy and Patrick Antonio scored 6.5 points at the end of the competition.
Daday Siochi/Raymond Dela Cruz’s Old Model/SN and Alan Arandia/Allen Amador/Teng Ranola’s Palapas Ara 28 Solid 1922 Oragon TR also made their presence felt with 6 points each.
Domino Valera’s July 18 Gov Dads Birthday 6-Cock-NM and Pol Estrellado’s PJPE San Pablo-2 scored 5 points each, while Nelson Baccay/RB’s NPB Bros/RB, Joel Lustria’s Abuyo, and Roger Vibal/Jun Durano’s Albay Mayor JD scored 4 points each, respectively.
The grand finals featured 34 fights with non-stop action from 17 grand finalists vying for the title.