THE curtain raiser of the 1st Davies Cup Trio Bowling Tournament is scheduled Tuesday night at the Super Lanes and Entertainment Center of Goldenfield Commercial Complex in Bacolod City.

Felipe Boy Romero Jr., chairman of the organizing committee, said the competition is a 10-round event where the top four teams will vie for the top prize at stake in an up-the-ladder system to determine the champion.

Games will be played Tuesdays and Thursdays only.

No less than 15 entries from different bowling clubs in the city are expected to participate.

Teams that have already signified their intention to join are Canvil Knights, Metro Sales, Silverado ASSFBI, Solid Strikers, LJP Trading/NPBC, MJS/NPBC, RJ Stars/NPBC, Davies, Rapha Bowlers, Retro Team, Bago City Strikers, 69Ners, Barangay Tangub Bowlers, S-Aquos, HTL, Grupo Retirado, and WEPCO.

Hostilities will start after the meeting of team managers and captains at 6 p.m. at the Super Lanes lobby.

A team is allowed to field a maximum of two rated B players with a handicapping of minus five each per game.(PR)