Here are the live streaming, updates, and results of the 2022 PBA Philippine Cup between the TNT Tropang Giga and the Meralco Bolts scheduled on June 18, 2022, at 7:15 PM.
The TNT Tropang Giga and the Meralco Bolts are going to have a head-to-head match against each other this upcoming night. TNT has a record of 2-2 currently while Meralco has won two out of their two contests.
TNT lost in their previous matchup against the NLEX Road Warriors by a point. The Tropang Giga was struck by their former member, Don Trollano, who converted the game-winning shot against them. Not only that, but TNT also had a 12-point winning margin that they blew.
In addition, TNT fell in the fourth quarter as they only tallied 15 points against the Road Warriors’ 24 points.
Roger Pogoy led the Tropang Giga with 28 big points while shooting 10-17 from the floor, five of those attempts were from beyond the three-point arc where he converted four of them. Castro shot poorly against NLEX, hitting only three of his 12 looks. Overall, “The Blur” had eight points in the losing effort.
Rosario, Williams, and Erram had 33 points combined, 11 for three of them.
Meralco dominated the Converge FiberXers in their last game as they won with a 16-point commanding lead. In the first quarter, the scores were close but in the second period, Meralco left behind Converge as they scored 24 points while holding the FiberXers to only 12 points.
The FiberXers came back in the third but were then crushed again by the Bolts in the fourth period. Meralco had 29 points while limiting the opposing team to only score 14 points. Meralco’s biggest lead against Converge was a 20-point winning margin.
Aaron Black had strong outputs for Meralco, tallying 25 points while converting nine of his 14 attempts, and five dishes. Maliksi added 22 points alongside five three-point shots while Newsome had 19 points while having an efficient performance in terms of splashing down his looks as he knocked down nine of his 11 tries.