PBA: Game 7 it is as ROS avoids elimination by slamming Magnolia

Paul Lintag on Apr 26, 2019 09:12 PM
PBA: Game 7 it is as Rain or Shine avoids elimination
The second-ranked Elasto Painters finally won in the fourth quarter after four games to take a huge Game 6 decision to tie this best-of-7 showdown at three games each. (PBA)

ANTIPOLO CITY, Rizal — Two words: Game Seven.

Rain or Shine forced a sudden death in the 2019 PBA Philippine Cup semifinals, stopping Magnolia,  91-81, Friday at the Ynares Center here.

The second-ranked Elasto Painters finally won in the fourth quarter after four games to take a huge Game 6 decision, tying this best-of-7 showdown at three games each.

Game 7 is set Sunday with the winner moving on to challenge defending four-time champion San Miguel Beer in the All-Filipino Finals.

 

The scores:

RAIN OR SHINE 91 - Nambatac 16, Yap 16, Belga 15, Ponferada 11, Torres 8, Norwood 8, Rosales 7, Ahanmisi 5, Daquioag 2, Mocon 2, Borboran 1.

MAGNOLIA 81 - Sangalang 19, Lee 18, Jalalon 14, Herndon 9, Brondial 6, Melton 5, Reavis 4, Barroca 3, Ramos 3, Dela Rosa 0, Pascual 0, Abundo 0.

Quarters: 21-17, 41-35, 62-62, 91-81.

 

Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8

Latest News