Meralco def. Phoenix, 91-80 (PBA) July 28


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Meralco Bolts (3-1) defeated Phoenix Super LPG (1-3), 91-80 to claim their third victory in the 2021 PBA Philippine Cup on Wednesday at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.

The Bolts spoiled Matthew Wright's huge game of 29 points (10/21 FG, 6/10 3PT, 3/5 FT) 4 rebounds and 3 assists for Phoenix.

Allein Maliksi led Meralco in scoring with 24 points on 8-of-16 shooting including 3 three-pointers with seven rebounds, two assists and two steals. Chris Newsome with a solid game of 23 points (6/12 FG, 3/5 3PT, 8/12 FT), 7 assists, 6 steals and 4 rebounds.

The Scores:

MERALCO 91 - Maliksi 24, Newsome 23, Pinto 11, Hugnatan 11, Belo 9, Hodge 7, Almazan 3, Black 3, Jackson 0, Canete 0, Quinto 0, Jamito 0.

PHOENIX 80 - Wright 29, Manuel 13, Jazul 12, Perkins 9, Pascual 4, Chua 4, Garcia 3, Demusis 3, Faundo 2, Banchero 1, Muyang 0, Melecio 0, Rios 0.

Quarters: 21-16, 48-32, 73-57, 91-80 . [FULL GAME STATS]

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