Malacañang-Philippine Sports Commission is trying to step up its bid for a straight-line berth, even if the Philippine National Police (PNP) goes for the fourth consecutive victory when they compete against individual rivals tomorrow in the 7th UNTV Cup at the Pasig City Sports Center.
The Malacañang-PSC Kamao collide with the defending champion Senate Defenders at 17:00. with both teams determined to launch their second round campaigns on winning notes.
Malacañang-PSC took the solo lead in Group B 4-1 after the defeat of the National Housing Authority to Group A leader Armed Forces of the Philippines, 90-81, last Sunday.
The NHA Builders slipped to 4-2 – the same brand of PNP responders who will be faced with titlist Judiciary at 3:30 pm at 3:30 pm.
The magist of the judge, who fell on a 2-4 card last Sunday after a stabbing 74-72 loss for PITC, must beat the respondents led by Olan Omiping and the two other teams from group A – AFP and the senate – if they want to go to the rooms.
The AFP Cavaliers remain as the only undefeated team with a 6-0 record with the Senate defenders having a 3-2 win in the annual tournament organized by UNTV president and CEO Daniel Razon for civil servants.
PITC wants to follow the thrilling victory of the latter – his third in six games – when it collides with the Ministry of Agriculture at 2 p.m.
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