The Iloilo United Royals is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the GenSan Warriors at 6:30 P.M. on July 20, 2019 live from the Cuneta Astrodome in Pasay City.
The United Royals wanted to log its fourth win this season while the Warriors are eyeing for their three-game winning streak when the 2019 MPBL Lakan Cup continue this evening at the Cuneta Astrodome.
The Iloilo squad is coming from a heartbreaking defeat against the Cebu City Sharks last July 15, 68-69.
Cebu’s William Bill Mcaloney Jr. was clutch as he drilled his pair of free throws with only two seconds remaining in regulation where he put his team ahead 69-68.
The United Royals tried to steal the victory by launching a three-pointer in the next ball possession but the shot of Al Francis Tamsi was a miss.
Rodel Samboy De Leon paced the Ilonggo squad with his 20 points along with his five boards.
For GenSan, they had no problem disposing of the Valenzuela SPV Top Marketplace in their last outing.
Though Valenzuela had their mini-runs late in the fourth where he trimmed the deficit down to six points from as high as 16 but the Warriors had their answer in the crucial moments of the match.
Robby Celiz paced the General Santos team with his 25 points and seven rebounds output.