Veteran Dennis Orcullo captured the gold medal of the 9-ball event in billiards of the 2010 Asian Games by beating compatriot Warren Kiamco 9-7. The finals became an all-Filipino duel when Orcullo beat Jeong Young Hwa of Korea 9-3 and Kiamco outlasted Taipei‘s Ko Pin Yi in their respective semifinal duels. The medals from the 9-ball event brought the country’s medal tally to 2-1-4 (G-S-B).
Other Notable Results:
Miguel Luis Tabuena leads individual men’s play in gold by 3 strokes after the 2nd day of competitions.
Hagen Alexander Topacio is second in the first day of trap shooting after scoring a 72
The men’s trap team is running 4th
- Kiamco wins gold; Orcollo, silver in all PH 9-ball pool finals (sports.inquirer.net)
- Kiamco, Orcollo assure gold-silver finish for PH in 9-ball pool (sports.inquirer.net)
- Asian Games: Bleak Day 4 for the Phl (ricojr2010.wordpress.com)
- Orcollo keeps PH medal hopes alive in billiards (sports.inquirer.net)
- PH bags billiards gold (mb.com.ph)
- Orcullo hands 2nd gold (gmanews.tv)