UNRANKED Shane Salvador toppled seventh seed Nina Zamora, 11-21, 21-9, 21-13, roll into the third round of the girls’ U-19 while Edrickson Malibiran bundled out No. 5 Paolo Santos, 18-21, 21-18, 25-23, in the boys’ side in the MVP Sports Foundation-Philippine Badminton Ranking System tournament on Sunday at Powersmash in Makati City.
Bianca Carlos won 21-15, 21-10 over Jeline Masongsong, Patrisha Malibiran booted out Kim Jarabelo, 21-6, 21-3, and Malvinne Alcala whipped Andrea Dolendo, 21-3, 21-9, in the tournament sanctioned by the Philippine Badminton Association.
Rogine Sola upset No. 8 Christian Uy, 10-21, 21-12, 23-21.
Jan Mark Sotea stunned sixth seed Jayson Oba-ob, 14-21, 21-17, 21-19, in the men’s Open, while Melvin Sarao outsteadied No. 7 Isaac Orellano, 21-18, 22-20.
Airom Punongbayan edged top seed Ronald Ongcuangco, 18-21, 26-24, 21-13, in the boys’ Under-15 division of the tournament backed by the Philippine Olympic Committee, the Philippine Sports Commission and Victor.