THE Mayor Sara Duterte 25th Kadayawan Sports Festival Table Tennis Tournament opens today at the NCCC Mall activity center.

Friendee Nuñez of the organizing Metro Davao Table Tennis Association (Medatta) said the two-day competition will feature the boys and girls 14 years old and under, men's and women's singles and men's team special categories.

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"National team mainstays and Chinese nationals are joining the event, thus, raising the level of competition," Nuñez told Sun.Star Davao Friday.

He said players from Cagayan de Oro and those coming from other parts of the Davao Region are also expected to give local bets a run for their money.

Cash prizes await the winners of the Table Tennis Association of the Philippines (Tatap)-sanctioned meet sponsored by the city government of Davao. (MLSA)