The Manila Stars is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Batangas City Athletics at 8:30 P.M. on July 9, 2019 live from the San Andres Sports Complex, Malate, Manila City.
The Stars wanted to be the first team to reach four victories tonight while the Athletics are preparing to make back-to-back victories when the 2019 MPBL Lakan Cup resume this evening at the San Andres Sports Complex.
The Manila squad looks like on their way for another defeat at the first five minutes in the fourth quarter during their match against the GenSan Warriors.
Yet, at the 4:00 minute mark of the game, the Stars were able to turn the tides as they took the driver seat for good and eventually won the game.
Christopher Bitoon had a double-double output in that match as he dropped 11 points, five rebounds and ten assists.
For The Batangas City squad on the other hand, they’re on their way to return to MPBL action after three weeks of rest. The last time they played they won against the Muntinlupa Cagers.
Jeff Viernes paced the Athletics with his 25 points while Jason Melano added 16 markers.
Their efforts are expected once again for them to punch their second victory.