Table tennis players from different parts of the province are expected to see action in the 2019 Lopue’s-Bacolaodiat Table Tennis Invitational Championship slated Feb. 1-3 at LOPTTA playing center at Lopue’s San Sebastian Anex in Bacolod City.
Now on its 10th year, the annual tournament provides a venue for table tennis players, particularly those from Negros Island, to develop their skills.
Qatar blockade hits Asian Cup
with UAE-only ticket giveaway
When the United Arab Emirates take on bitter Gulf rivals Qatar in the Asian Cup semi-finals today, good luck spotting the Qatari fans.
Not only are Qataris largely barred from UAE due to the ongoing Gulf blockade, but the hosts have gone to great lengths to make sure no pro-Qatar supporters sneak in.
In a telling turn of events, the Abu Dhabi Sports Council has snapped up all remaining tickets to give away to "loyal UAE fans", it said in a tweet.