Here are the live scores, updates, and results of the 2020 PBA Philippine Cup between the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Gin Kings and the Meralco Bolts, scheduled on November 22, 2020, at 6:45 PM.
Aware that a defeat would mean falling 0-2 down in the race-to-three series against the first-seeded Ginebra, the wards of Meralco head coach Norman Black came alive in the third period, completed a big 95-77 fightback win, and thus equalizing the series at 1-1.
Chris Newsome, who once again led the Bolts with 16 points that went with six assists, four rebounds, and one steal, started it all in the third frame. Raymond Almazan tallied 11 markers and the same number of rebounds.
Allein Maliksi delivered 14 markers off the bench, while Cliff Hodge and Bong Quinto chipped in with their double-digit productions.
Leading the Gin Kings was the veteran LA Tenorio, who went 4-of-6 from the arc. However, his efforts came out short, as the Bolts pressed harder on defense and eventually taking the series-tying win.