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Dehadista billiards title to Galleto

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PAOLO Galleto is Dehadista Sports Bar winner-take-all billiards champion last Saturday, Nov. 26.

Galleto, known in local billiards  circuit as  “Pao-Pao”, won with a  score  of 10-5 over a player called “Bayabas” in their winner-take-all  encounte at the Dehadista Sports Bar in Cubao, QuezoN City.

Galleto, who  usually  plays in Mandaluyong City, said winning this tournament  made  him  very happy.
   
“This is not my first time to  join a  (billiards)  tournament, but it was my  first time  to join  in  Dehadista,” said Galleto, wo has been playing pool for 11 years  now.
 
Galleto admitted   playing the sport and would like to join   more tournaments in the future.
   
Meanwhile, King of Sports   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.      
   
For inquiries  about  KoS billiards competitions, call/text OIC  Ely  at mobile  0915-4850500 and  0922-9460137.