Nigel Short leads foreign GMs in 2017 Negros Int’l Open Chess Championship

ENGLAND’S GM Nigel Short (2688) will lead foreign-based grandmasters (GM) seeing action in 2017 Negros International Open Chess Championship scheduled on October 11-19, 2017 in Bacolod City.   It is the first time that foreign players will flock to Bacolod City for this FIDE-sanctioned international chess tournament.   The 52-year-old Short was once ranked No.3… Read More Nigel Short leads foreign GMs in 2017 Negros Int’l Open Chess Championship

Ceres FC denies Davao’s first win with a draw

VISITING Ceres Negros FC denied Coach Marlon Maro and his Davao Aguilas FC their first win in the ongoing 2017 Philippines Football League after both clubs settled for a 1-1 draw on Wednesday, September 20, at the Davao del Norte Sports Complex. Ceres FC kicked off aggressively with numerous goal chances as Iain Ramsay tried… Read More Ceres FC denies Davao’s first win with a draw

Villa Angela FC v. STI-WNU in Negros First Men’s Open finals

STI-West Negros University came out with a huge game on Sunday –disabling the home crowd with a 3-nil victory over the La Carlota City FC at the latter’s turf and secured a ticket to the finals of the Negros First DFL Men’s Open Championship tentatively in October. Niel John Panes, Adonis Abela and Jimiel Valiao… Read More Villa Angela FC v. STI-WNU in Negros First Men’s Open finals

Neg.Occ. recognizes World Cadet gold medalist Alcantara

MARY Angeline Uy Alcantara, the 2017 World Cadet Taekwondo Championships gold medalist, is foreseen as future Olympian from the Philippines. This was stressed by Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. during Alcantara’s recent visit at the Capitol telling the young player to stay focus on training in order to achieve her goal and compete in the next Olympics. In… Read More Neg.Occ. recognizes World Cadet gold medalist Alcantara

Neg.Occ. recognizes World Cadet gold medalist Alcantara

MARY Angeline Uy Alcantara, the 2017 World Cadet Taekwondo Championships gold medalist, is foreseen as future Olympian from the Philippines. This was stressed by Gov. Alfredo Marañon Jr. during Alcantara’s recent visit at the Capitol telling the young player to stay focus on training in order to achieve her goal and compete in the next Olympics. In… Read More Neg.Occ. recognizes World Cadet gold medalist Alcantara