THE Tibay ng Pinoy IX: Clash in the Orient is the main topic of the Davao Sportswriters Association (DSA) Forum at The Annex of SM City Davao at 10:30 a.m. today.
Boxing promoter Joven Jimenez, IBF World Youth flyweight champion Aston Palicte, IBF Asia Pacific-PH junior welter champion Adones Cabalquinto and undefeated Jay-ar Inson are guests. They will discuss the boxing event set on August 14.
Joining them are Ateneo de Davao University football coach Albert Ryan Lim, Balibolista de Dabaw's Abet Bernan and bodybuilding's Airnel T. Abarra.
Lim will tackle Ateneo's participation in the upcoming Mindanao qualifying of the Milo Little Olympics in Cagayan de Oro City while Bernan will brief DSA members on the Kadayawan Open Volleyball that will open on Sunday.
Abarra, for his part, will brief DSA members on the Ginoong Kadayawan Bodybuilding and Physique Championships.
Batang Pinoy judo gold medalist Sha Artme Lao is also expected to guest as well as a representative of the Sports Development Division of the City Mayor's Office (SDD-CMO) for the final details of the 30th Kadayawan sa Dabaw Sports Festival.