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Monday, May 19, 2014
THE Kapatirang Doble Olisi (KDO) Escrima-Davao City team opens bid today, Tuesday, in the three-day 2014 Philippine Olympic Committee-Philippine Sports Commission (POC-PSC) National Games arnis competition at Marikina Riverbanks in Metro Manila.
KDO Escrima Davao chief Mario Palazuelo, in a message sent to Sun.Star Davao, said that they are fielding eight players in the annual Games.
Seniors players are Alfred Sagne, Johniel Morcillo, Manuel Gaviola Jr., Care Jason Monterola, Jezebel Morcillo and Adelfa Sagne, while Catherine Lai Segura and Christian Dave Ivan Loriezo are seeing action in the junior division.
Morcillo won bronze medals in men's 58 kilograms of the 12th World Escrima Kali Championship, while Adelfa Sagne was Palarong Pambansa 2014 arnis champion and Monterola was a consistent gold medalist in the Davao Region Athletic Association (Davraa) Meet.
The event is governed by the Arnis Pederasyong Internasyonal (I- Arnis) International Rules. (MDC)
Published in the Sun.Star Davao newspaper on May 20, 2014.