2005 Robson Dart League 3rd Conference
Nears Finals Phase
From forty-four (44) teams, only
sixteen (16) teams remain after hurdling and surviving the grueling
elimination and play-offs phases of the on-going 2005
Robson Dart League 3rd Conference held every Tuesday
evening at Ali Mall in Araneta Center, Quezon City. The dart league
is organized by the National Dart Foundation of the Philippines
(NDFP) and sponsored by Sportshouse and Robson Sportscraft.
This unique money-in, money-out dart league gives all teams a share
in the prize money based on the points they won during the entire
conference. Aside from the cash prize, Sportshouse will award gift
certificates worth P3,000 to the champion, P2,000 to the 2nd place
and P1,000 to the 3rd place in each division while Robson Sportscraft
will award team trophies to the top three teams, individual trophies
to the members of the champion teams and special individual awards
for Most Highlights, Most High Outs, Most Double Bull Outs, Most
Ton 80’s and Triple Highlight Achievers in each division.
Alcodarts of Quezon City topped the Top 4 Round Robin of Division
A with a 3-0-21 win-loss-points card and will meet corporate team
Robson Spectra (2-1-16) in the divisional championship. Robson K
of Caloocan City (1-2-12) and Pasig 1 (0-3-5) will face each other
in the battle for 3rd / 4th place.
In Division B, ACDC – Stealth Throw 2 of Binondo, Manila leads
the Top 4 Round Robin with a 2-0-14 win-loss-points card followed
by MCDO – Knights of Darters 1 of Tañong, Marikina
City (2-0-12), Makati City Darters Association (MDA) 2 (0-2-6) and
Ainsmith Darters of Manila (0-2-4). With one game remaining in divisional
Top 4 Round Robin, ACDC – Stealth Throw 2 and MCDO –
Knights of Darters 1 are assured of finals berths while MDA 2 and
Ainsmith will have to settle for 3rd / 4th place.
Tumpukan of Calumpang, Marikina City
(1) and government team Philpost – NCR 1 (2) are seeded in
the Division C semi-finals after topping the eliminations. In the
play-offs, U.P. Darters 2 of Quezon City (3) grabbed a semi-finals
slot after subduing MPC Darters (6), 5-3. Government team Barako
Darters of SSS (4) took the other semi-finals slot after overcoming
a relentless corporate team Kyao – Alerta Dental of Marikina
City (5) in a decision game. For the divisional semi-finals, it
will be Tumpukan versus U.P. Darters 2 and Philpost – NCR
1 versus Barako Darters.
Similarly, in Division D, MCDO –
Knights of Darters 2 (1) and BT Darters of Balut, Tondo, Manila
(2) booked early seats in the divisional semi-finals after topping
the eliminations. In the play-offs, Bochaww of Navotas (3) overcame
strong opposition from financial institution-backed AFPFI (6) and
won the decision game while Amazing of Pitogo, Makati City (4) blanked
government team Rakers 2 also of SSS (5), 5-0. For the divisional
semi-finals, it will be MCDO – Knights of Darters 2 versus
Bochaww and BT Darters versus Amazing.
For Divisions C and D, the winners
of the semi-finals phase advance to the championship while the losers
play for 3rd / 4th place.
The public is invited to watch the
Finals and Awards Night scheduled on January 10, 2006 at 8:00 PM
at the Ali Mall (3/F Activity Center) in Araneta Center, Quezon
City. Teams are requested to wear their respective uniforms for
the awarding and to bring food / pulutan for the potluck affair.