Ceres-Negros FC barged into its first Copa Paulino Alcantara semi-final after a 4-0 win over Green Archers United Wednesday night at the Aboitiz Pitch in Lipa Batangas. Stephan Schrock was declared Man of the Match after producing three assists.
Bienvenido Maranon was the first to get on target but his chance in the 11th went straight to the keeper. Stephen Appiah had a half chance just moments later but his shot from the dangerous area was off target.
Test event for SEA
Games badminton set
As part of the preparations for the Southeast Asian Games, the Philippine Badminton Association (PBA), in partnership with Smart, will organize the Smart National Open Badminton Tournament from Nov. 17-22 at the Muntinlupa Sports Center.
The tournament will serve as test event for the national players, who will compete in the 30th SEA Games, which the country will host for the fourth time from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11 this year.
The Smart National Open participants will compete in the men's and women's singles, the men's and women's singles, and the mixed doubles.