Dalayon rules Datba monthly-A A +A
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
TOP qualifier George Dalayon recovered from a first game loss to beat Sonny Dimaano, 228-200, in the sudden death of the step-the-ladder finals of the Datba October monthly championship held at NCCC Mall B3 Center over the weekend.
Dalayon, who was twice-to-beat, bowed to Dimaano, 198-214, in the first game. The champion received a cash prize of P7,000 and a trophy while Dimaano settled for the runner-up prize of P4,000. The next two placers Rameses Tancontian and Danny Usman got P2,000 and P1,000, respectively.
Dalayon hit a total of 1,735 pinfalls after eight games to grab the No. 1
spot of the step-the-ladder finals. Dimaano (1,699), Usman (1,616) and Tancontian (1,608) occupied the next three places.
Tancontian, however, rolled over Usman, 181-176, to face No. 2 Dimaano. The latter prevailed, 203-164, to set up a titular showdown with Dalayon.
The weekly qualifying resumes this weekend (MLSA
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on November 06, 2013.