Here are the live scores, updates, and results of the 2022 PBA Philippine Cup between the Converge FiberXers and the Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters scheduled on July 16, 2022, at 7:15 PM.
The Converge FiberXers and the Phoenix Super LPG Fuel Masters are going to collide against each other this upcoming night. In the standings department, Converge had four wins and five losses while Phoenix is looking to break their five-game losing slump with two wins and seven defeats.
Converge earned their second-straight win against the NorthPort Batang Pier in their previous game. The FiberXers outscored the Batang Pier in every period in the match and never trailed all throughout the contest. In addition, Converge also had their biggest lead at 17 points on NorthPort.
RK Ilagan, who played for only 16 minutes, was able to drop 20 points while hitting seven of his nine attempts on the floor. Ambohot added 15 points while Tratter had 14 points. Arana tallied 13 points and ten boards, ending the game with a double-double performance as he came as a secondary cast.
Phoenix, who also went up against NorthPort, unfortunately, ended with a defeat at the end of the match. The Fuel Masters were not able to maintain their winning momentum even though they had an 11-point lead against the Batang Pier, resulting in their fifth straight beating.
Matthew Wright recorded 20 points and nine boards while converting seven of his 15 field goals. Anthony added 17 points while Tio logged in 15 points.
Mocon and Lalata, players who came from the bench for Phoenix, finished with 26 total combined points, 14 from Mocon and 12 from Lalata.