Veteran World Slasher Cup campaigner Rick Tamboong leads the favorites as the Luzon Gamecock Breeders Association (LGBA) 7-Stag Derby finals (second leg) gets underway today at the Pasay City Cockpit.
Aside from Tamboong, four others have three wins each going into today’s 4-stag finale backed by Sagupaan Superfeeds and Complexor 3000.
They are former WSC champs Honey Yu (Princess Bernice) and Anthony Lim (Lucban), Jun Sevilla (JRS San Pioquinto 2) and Jess and Joven Mateo (Jubilum 3K).
Interestingly, Tamboong also currently leads the tough LGBA Breeder of Year stag circuit with a total of 9.5 points so far.
LGBA president Nick Crisostomo said the top 10 in the Breeder of Year race may shape up after today’s battle.
The third and final leg, an 8-stag derby, is set Oct. 25 and 28.
Meanwhile, Pasay Cockpit gears up for the highly awaited “Encuentro 6 -Stag Derby Part 3” on Nov. 7 (144 fights) and Miggy Big Event 6 -Stag Derby” of Michael Tiqui on Nov. 8 (100 plus fights).