70TH Araw ng Dabaw sports sked bared
Seventeen sports events will highlight the sports program for the 70th Araw ng Dabaw Celebration next week according to the Davao City Sports Development Division.
Included in the sports events are archery, badminton, judo, dance sports and lawn tennis on March 10, which will open the sport extravaganza Christopher “Bong” Go, city sports coordinator said.
Other events include cycling (March 11), Billiards (March 15), boxing (March 16), chess (March 24), cycling (March 11), football (March 17), swimming (March 24), karatedo (March 19), sepak takraw (March 17), table tennis (March 16), taekwondo (March 12), Dama (March 12) and invitational basketball tournament.
Cebu City top ball clubs M. Lhuiller Kwarta Padala and Tribu Sugbu have already confrimed their participation in the invitational basketball tournament, which tips off on March 11 at the Davao City Recreation Center.
Go has also invited two other squads outside Davao to complete the six-team competition.
Meanwhile, Dama was reset from March 9 to 11 to March 12 to 14 at the Osmena Park to give the players more time to prepare.
Cash prizes and trophies are up for grabs in all the events. Registration is free. SDD usually lined up several sports events every Araw ng Dabaw and Kadayawan Festival. (Rico Biliran/MindaNews)