CAPADOCIA SISTERS MAKE QUARTERS
The top seed pair of Marian Jade and Jella Capadocia crushed the tandem of Bianca Pica and Cheli Cruz, 6-1, 6-0, Wednesday to barge into the quarterfinals of the 36th Philippine Columbian Association (PCA) Open at PCA indoor shell-clay courts in Paco, Manila.
The Capadocia siblings meet Tracy Llamas and Melanie Faye Dizon in the next round. The Llamas-Dizon pair subdued Aileen Rogan and Japanese partner Noriko Yamada, 7-6 (5), 6-3.
Clarice Patrimonio and American Madison Kane blanked Gene Melendez and and Mary San Jose, 6-0, 6-0.
The No. 2 tandem of Patrimonio and Kane battles Jed Aquino and Jenni Dizon in the quarterfinals.
In men’s doubles, the powerhouse duo of Patrick John Tierro and Jeson Patrombon never gave the pair of Jerry Bernaber and Mark Irvin Concepcion a chance, 6-0, 6-0, while the tandem of Johnny Arcilla and Ronard Joven outclassed Arthur Salibio and Athan Arejola, 6-1, 6-2.