Young and promising pugs from Misamis Oriental scored victories at the start of the Cong. Freddie Tinga Cup national boxing team championships at the Cantada Sports Center in Bagumbayan, Taguig City.
Michael Enriquez (48kgs.), Harada Kasuya (51kgs.) and Mario Fernandez (54kgs.) dominated their rivals to advance to the next round of this event put up by the Cantada family and supported by Zest Air.
The other winners were Mandaluyong’s Jonas Bacho (46kgs.), Gilbert Diorico (48kgs.) and Gimel Magramo (54kgs.), Mark Bernaldez, Johnriel Maligro and Joel Bacho (57kgs.), Jessel Magsayo of Tagbilaran and Danlou Codilla of Mandaue (46kgs.), Lorenz Romarate of Mandaue and Bernard Torres of Tagbilaran 48kgs.), Albert Pagara of Mandaue, Jeffrod Rodriguez of Puerto Princesa and Bryan Inojales of Tagbilaran (51kgs.), Basilio Sultan of Mandaue and Harold Serapion of Caloocan (54kgs.) and Robeth Tompong of Puerto Princesa (57kgs.).