Adlawan rules Lapu Man-Machine race

CEBU’S top daredevil Jonjon Adlawan won the Pro Open Division of the Man and Machine Promotion’s Lapu-Lapu City Supercross last Sunday at the Mactan Newtown racetrack.

Adlawan survived the tough challenge thrown his way by JB Bacabac, defeating the Iloilo City rider by a hairline in the competition participated by nine aspiring Professional riders from all over Visayas and Mindanao.

It was Adlawan’s dominance in the final five laps and Bacabac’s third place finish in the final lap that put the Cebuano ace to the top of the pedestal. Bacabac who ruled the first five laps settled for second place and another Cebuano rider Jubenile Abellar finished third in the 450cc category race.

Meanwhile, Iloilo rider Donark Yuso stole the thunder from the Cebuanos in the Expert Open Class.

Yuson, who rode the No. 6 bike, led the 10-lap race from start to finish to stun Abellar and Adlawan who ended up at second and third place, respectively, in the 250cc class race.

The other winners include Rex Barbaso in the Veterans and 40+ Expert categories, Nonoy Reluya in the 50+ Novice, Willie Borces in the Underbone race, Eirjhun Codiniera in the Novice class, Hannah Teogangco winning the Ladies race, Mikee Tuvilla won the Mini division, Dan Condeno topped the 40+ Novice, Warren Oland won the Special event race.

Renante Tigue topped the Buggy 4x4 race, Pepo Rubi won the 50+ Expert class, JR Gualiza ruled the Beginners class, Niño Basco topped the Peewee 65cc race, Lhaz Nadela prevailed in the Peewee 50cc competition, Dongkey Sanchez won the Open Enduro competition and JV Lim topped the Intermediate category. (RCM)