Bacolod athletes assured of
Batang Pinoy nat’l slots
Commissioner Jolly Gomez of the Philippine Sports Commission said Bacolod City athletes are assured of advancing to the finals in the Batang Pinoy national championship in November.
Gomez told reporters covering the Visayas qualifying round of the Batang Pinoy in Maasin City, Leyte yesterday that the Bacolod City athletes automatically qualify to the national championship regardless of their performance in the qualifier.
Bacolod sent 41 athletes to Maasin who will compete in table tennis, boxing, athletics, weightlifting, basketball, badminton and swimming.