Here are the live scores, updates, and results of the 2022 PBA Philippine Cup between the Meralco Bolts and the TerraFirma Dyip scheduled on July 21, 2022, at 5:15 PM.
The Meralco Bolts and the TerraFirma Dyip are going to have a head-to-head match against each other this afternoon. The Bolts are currently at the number five spot in the standings category with six wins and four losses while the Dyips are still winless with zero dubs and ten beatings.
Both teams are entering their final contest in the Philippine Cup. Meralco is looking to extend their winning streak to end the conference with a victory while TerraFirma is looking for its first dub against the formidable Meralco squad.
In their most recent matchup, the Bolts beat the San Miguel Beermen, ending their five-game winning streak. This win by the Bolts made them bounce back after a defeat in overtime against the Magnolia Chicken Timplados Hotshots prior to their game against the powerhouse.
The Black-mentored team outscored San Miguel in the second quarter where they logged in 21 points and held the Beermen to only score 11 points on their end. In the succeeding periods, Meralco was able to maintain their deficit and ended up with the win.
Maliksi led Meralco with 18 points despite only hitting five of his 17 attempts. He also added eight rebounds and two steals against the Beermen. Black activated his versatility in this match, tallying 15 points, seven boards, and five assists while Newsome had 16 points and 11 boards, ending the game with a double-double performance.
TerraFirma’s Ramos registered 21 points and nine rebounds on 6-8 shooting against the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters in their last match, but it finished with them having the defeat, gaining their tenth deflating loss.
In addition, the Dyips trailed by as much as 30 points against Rain or Shine. They managed to score more than the Elasto Painters in the third, but that effort was not able to deliver their first win in the conference.
Gabayni added 12 points while Camson had 11 points. Calvo finished with ten points in the losing effort against Rain or Shine.