World Slasher Cup 2023 returns for 2nd Edition

World Slasher Cup, the most prestigious cockfighting event in the world, returns for a second edition this year from May 22 to 30 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

The event is set to attract top breeders and cockfighters from around the globe, as they compete for the coveted championship title. The second edition of the World Slasher Cup will kick off with a two-day elimination round on May 22 to 23. Semis will take place on May 24 and 25 before the event takes a three-day break. The exciting matches resume on May 29 with the pre-finals before the big day on May 30 for the finals.

Participants of the 2nd edition of World Slasher Cup 2023 with Binibining Pilipinas 2022 Intercontinental Gabrielle Basiano

“We are expecting the biggest and most respected names in the field to join us for the 2nd Edition of the World Slasher Cup Invitational Nine-Cock Derby this 2023,” Irene L. Jose, Uniprom Inc.Chief Operating Officer said. “Join us for nail-biting action and non-stop excitement at the historic Smart Araneta Coliseum!”

Earlier this year, five entrants have named champions of the 1st Edition of the World Slasher Cup 2023 — Cali Dreamers Lagitik, Jonah, SFVM Sagupaan King Cutter, Mulawin I, and Thunderbird II. These five champs finished with an impressive 8-1 win-loss record, and they are all returning to the derby stage to claim another title.

“We’re sure that cockfighting fans, as early as now, are anticipating the outcome of the World Slasher Cup, so make sure to secure your tickets as soon as possible to experience the action for yourself. Prepare to witness an epic showdown as the titans of the cockfighting world clash in this exhilarating event,” Jose said.

Since its inception in 1963, the World Slasher Cup has skyrocketed to become the foremost cockfighting event globally. It has captivated passionate breeders and cockers from around the world, earning it the esteemed title of the “Olympics of Cockfighting.”

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