Ang rules Asian Karting Open Championship
ABS-CBN Sports on Dec 22, 2017 04:13 PM
Jacob Ang of the Philippines holds his overall championship trophy in the Formula 125 Sr. Open at the close of the Asian Karting Open Championship (AKOC) in Macau recently. Ang, backed by San Miguel Corporation and Eagle Cement, also ruled the X30 SR class. He is flanked in this photo by fellow Filipino John Dizon (left) and Haopang Zhang of China.
Jacob Ang shone the most as he won the overall crowns in the Formula 125 Sr. Open and the X30 SR classes of the Asian Karting Open Championship at the Kartodrome de Coloane Circuit in Macau recently.
Ang compiled 142 points after four legs held in Macau (June 10-11), Philippines (August 26-27), Thailand (November 2-4) and Macau (December 9-10) to win hands down the Formula 125 class over John Dizon (69 points) and Haopeng Zhang of China (67 points).
He also dominated the X30 SR class with an overall 137 points after four legs, besting fellow Filipinos Mikey Jordan (70 points) and John Dizon (68 points) in his campaign backed by San Miguel Corporation and Eagle Cement.
Other overall winners were Eduardo Coseteng (Formula 125 Jr. Open and X30 Jr), Zach David (Minirok), and Leung Pui Chiu (Formula 125 Veteran Open).
In the Macau leg, Ang placed second runner up behind champion Eshan Pieris and Royce Yu in the X30 class and 1st runner up behind Royce Yu in the Formula 125 Sr Open.