NCA holds derby circuit final

MANILA, Philippines — Fierce battle looms among the country’s best stags as the National Cockers Alliance holds the final of its fifth leg seven-stag derby at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig today.

HCV-VP Gold, Riper Infinity, Sagupaan, GoldQuest and Old Model scored three points apiece in last Tuesday’s prelims to lead the finals cast that includes IQ NR Farm, AA Corporation, and AA Vikings, all with 2 1/2 points each.

Binangonan Arayat, Ahluck Camsur, Let and Boy, MRB San Mateo, Happy Birthday Tatay Bong, X8 Binangonan, AAO Hitcock, Bicol Sa Pasay 2, GE Lucky Son, AA Pitmaster, Mantis, Jimafer BG and San Leo stayed in the hunt with two points apiece.

Meanwhile, six entries will fill the seven stags in the NCA, including those from Mayor Sibuma, Gerry Teves, Atty. Edgar Santos, Boss Jepoy, Vandolph, and Cong. Unabia.