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King of Sports 9-ball billiards title to Quinto

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BONG Quinto  added  his name to the growing list of King of Sports billiards champion when he topped  the  9-ball winner-take-all billiards competition at the KoS  Restobar located  at  the G/F  Pacific  Century  Tower, Barangay  South Triangle, in  Quezon Ave., Quezon City last Wednesday, Nov. 23.

Quinto, who  won with a score of 7-4, pocketed  the winner-take-all  prize  of  P10,000.

Earlier, Aristotle Almario defeated  Paul Padron,  9-4,  in the final of the executive 10-ball billiards tournament held last Nov. 18-20;  and  Edwin Collado outduelled close  friend Paul  Padron, 7-6, in the 10-ball championship last Nov. 16.

Almario  won  over Padron,  9-4,  to bring home the top  prize of  P10,000.

Padron  settled  for  runner-up honors and  P5,000. Collado  finished third, while Eliseo Amaro  wound up fourth.

Billiards  competition resumes at KoS with the 10-ball  winner-take-all tournament on Wednesday, Nov. 30.   
Tournament proper starts at   7 p.m.       
Meanwhile, KoS  announces the staging of the Christmas 9-Ball competition, a  three-day, double-elimination  tournament  scheduled on Dec. 16-18.
At stake in the tournament open only to amateur players  is a total cash prize of  P50,000  with the champion bringing home the  lion’s share of P16,000  for an entry fee of P500 only.
The runner-up will receive P8,000 and the third placer will earn P6,000.
The  fourth up to the 6th placers will also get consolation cash prizes:  P4,000, fourth placer; P2,000,  fifth to eighth placers;  and P1,000,  ninth to 16th placers.
The elimination rounds will be held simultaneously at  the Dehadista Sports Bar in Cubao, Quezon City and King of Sports in Quezon Ave.
The championship round  will be played at King of Sports.
Aside from  the  billiards competitions,   KoS  offers nightly live performances  from  select singers.       
Also offering  the  same live entertainment from  top-notch  performers nightly is  Dehadista  Sports  Bar in Cubao, Quezon City.       
For inquiries  about  KoS billiards competitions, call/text OIC  Ely  at mobile  0915-4850500 and  0922-9460137.