organizers , sponsors and partners of the event
Green Gate Lobby , Araneta Coliseum , Cubao- Quezon City , Philippines The organizers of the 2015 International Game Fowl Festival and World Slasher Cup, It is 2-in 1 event . These events will be held under one venue which is at the SMART Araneta Coliseum in Cubao , Quezon City . It is one of the biggest anticipated event to be hosted in the country . In the Philippines, The game fowl industry is more than 50- Billion peso industry , This was according to the organizers of the exposition and industry experts. They are expecting several industry players like feed companies, suppliers , game fowl breeders and cockfighting enthusiasts to be present at the exposition.
The 2015 International Game Fowl Festival original venue was at the SMX Convention Center but the organizers felt that it would be better to find more ideal location . During the 2014 World Cockfighting Festival held at the SMX Convention Center , The organizers received over 8,000 visitors at the exposition site. For the 2015 edition, They are expecting at least close to 10,000 or more attendees. The event will be held from January 21 up to 23, 2015 World Slasher Cup 2015 is regarded as the “Olympics of Cockfighting” and undoubtedly the most prestigious cockfighting event in the world ! They are expecting big time foreign cockfighting gurus and trainers to come to the big event . “The continuous holding of the World Slasher Cup is our commitment to the country’s gamefowl industry and the coming in of the International Gamefowl Festival will complete the equation,” said Atty. Allan Gabor -Araneta Center’s officer in charge. The World Slasher Cup scheduled on January 24 until February 2, 2015, promises to please all cockfighting enthusiasts especially now that it is being held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum, the big dome and home of the World Slasher Cup, where Philippine cocking history have been written for more than 50- years since the first slasher cup was held in 1962.
Mr. Nick Crisostomo of the Pambansang Federation ng Gamefowl Breeders, Adrian Concepcion of Sabong TV, Wilvin Sy of Cockfights magazine, Mr. Lando Luzong of Sabong Sports Group, Arkhon Antolin of Sabong News, Francis Ong of Thunderbird, Jun Jamandores of Fighting Cock magazine, Gines Enriquez of World Slasher Cup, Atty. Rery Directo of NFGB, Pachie Cruz of Sabong Star Magazine, Havy Bagatsing of Sabong Nation, Dr. Jose Lazaro and Delbert Coligado of Black Rooster Inc. Atty. Alan Gabor of the Araneta Center was also there for a brief statement. What is nice about the World Game Fowl Festival is that exotic and fancy chicken breeders will also have a chance to sell and exhibit their prize winning breeds during the exposition. Mr. Francis Jhames Ong of Thunderbird said He is giving his all-out support to the double event which is also an advocacy and cause-oriented endeavor as part of the proceeds from the entrance fees will be donated to the Philippine National Red Cross and a medical missions to be conducted in Mindanao where mostly affected are displaced Muslim and Christian brothers by armed conflicts and disputes. In the 2014 edition of the World Game fowl Exposition and World Slasher Cup, the beneficiaries were the super typhoon Yolanda survivors in Samar and Leyte where almost 28 medical missions are conducted in the calamity stricken part of the Philippines according to Mr. Lando Luzong of Sabong Sports Group.