Delfin wins Datba title-A A +A
Thursday, March 7, 2013
TOTO Delfin emerged champion in the just-concluded Davao Tenpin Bowlers Association (Datba) monthly finals tournament held at NCCC Mall B3 lanes.
Delfin, who gained a twice-to-beat advantage for topping the eight-game series, defeated multi-titled Ian Ancheta in a single game, 193-154, in the step-the-ladder round. Ancheta finished second instead while Paquito Santos and Marc Fernandez placed third and fourth, respectively.
In the eliminations, Delfin hit a total of 1,601 pinfalls after eight games while Ancheta came close with 1,597. Santos garnered 1,563 followed by Fernandez with 1,556.
Cash prizes and trophies were awarded to the winners.
The 8th Araw ng Dabaw Classic Tenpin Open, meanwhile, rolls off today at the B3 lanes with cash prizes of P50,000, P20,000, P10,000 and P5,000 at stake for the first four placers.
Davao City pintopplers will have their hands full against visiting players from Metro Manila, Cebu and Cavite, among others. (MLSA)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on March 07, 2013.