First game result: Barako Bull upsets Talk ‘N Text
Chico Lanete for 3! 3 -0 for Meralco
Jeff Chan hits the jumper, 3-2 for the Bolts
Jeff Chan drives, 4-2 for Elasto Painters
Mark Macapagal answers with a long jumper, 5-4 for the Bolts
Quinahan ties the game 6-5
Macapagal trifecta 8-6
Asi Taulava scored under the basket 10-6 for Meralco
Larry Rodriguez good inside move 10-8
Macapagal offensive foul
Taulava beats the shot clock buzzer, 12-8
Macapagal another three, 15-8
Chan answers! 15-11
Jeff Chan with 7 points
Rain or Shine cannot get the defensive rebound, Taulava is fouled!
4:54 left in the first period
Good rebound by Quinahan off a Macapagal miss.
Taulava dives for the ball.
Jireh Ibanez fouls Macapagal
2 FTs made 17-11
Gabe Norwood hits a three 17-14
Espinas fouled by Quinahan while attempting a jump shot
Splits the free throws 18-14
Ibanez and 1 fouled by Espinas
He misses the bonus rebound by Rodriguez 18-16
Quinahan hits a fall-away 18-all
Espinas fouled again by Quinahan. 2nd foul.
Espinas at the line for 2.
He makes 1. 19-18
Jason Ballesteros putback 21-18.
Paul Less is in the game
Mark Yee and Beau Belga as well
Loose ball foul Omolon
Belga hits a long 2. 21-20
Paul Lee makes his first attempt 22-21 for RoS
Belga rebounding well.
Illegal pick for Jason Ballesteros.
Lee turn it over.
5 secs left.
Lanete misses long heave.
End of First Quarter.
22-21 for the Elasto Painters
Taulava working hard, fouled.
Misses his first free throw. Makes the second. 22-22.
Belga turns it over. Pass was too high.
Omolon TO. He tried to be fancy.
Arana fights for the rebound.
Belga hacks Omolon. Charities coming up. Makes 2. 24-22.
Bitoy Omolon fouls Lee.
Ronjay Buenafe on the line after getting fouled under the basket. He splits. 24-23.
Buenafe fastbreak lay-up 25-24 for RoS.
Another lay-up by Buenafe. 27-24 now for the Painters.
Timeout is called by Ryan Gregorio.
Foul by Macapagal to prevent another Buenafe lay up
Buenafe makes 2 FTs 29-24.
Mark Isip hits a jumper 29-26.
Arana scores inside 31-26.
Belga long shot! Assist by Lee. 33-26.
Taulava working hard scores. 33-28.
Arana challenges Taulava. 2 Fts. Hits both, 35-28.
Paul Lee rebound.
Taulava reaches in Matias.
Hits 2 Free throws. 37-28.
5 mins left
Espinas elbows Matias. Offensive Foul!
Technical Foul, Yen Guiao!!
Buenafe fancy drive. fouled.
Another set of FTs for Ronjay. He makes both. 39-28.
Espinas scores over Matias. 39-30.
Arana losses the ball.
Espinas abusing Matias. 39-32.
Matias on the line. He makes 2. 41-32.
Espinas vs. Matias again. foul Matias.
Matias and Espinas technical foul!
Macapagal for 3! 41-35.
Good defense by Lee vs. Lanete.
Espinas scores under the basket. 41-37.
Macapagal another 3! 41-40!!
Arana misses. Espinas rebound!
Espinas vs. Cruz, misses
Timeout Rain or Shine, 59.4 seconds left!
Espinas and Macapagal spearheading the Meralco rally.
Taulava turns it over dribbling to the baseline.
Last shot time.
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