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PBA Recap: San Miguel Beermen Back To Its Winning Form

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The San Miguel Beermen has avoided a three-game losing skid as they beat Rain or Shine Elasto Painters, 103-96.

PBA Recap: San Miguel Beermen Back To Its Winning Form

After his forgetful four-point performance in Angeles City, Pampanga, Chriss Ross came-in energized and played an inspired basketball.

The Finals MVP of the 2016-17 Philippine Cup and the recepient of the 2017 PBA Commissioner’s Cup Best Player award logged 27 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists.

The highlight of Ross game was that he shoots above 50% from the three-point land. He converted five treys in eight attempts.

The reigning PBA MVP also performed well against Rain or Shine. June Mar Fajardo helped his Beermen by producing 17 points and 14 boards. Almost half of the Kraken’s rebound are coming from offensive end.

Most of the quarters of the ball-game was controlled by San Miguel Beermen and even piled a lead by as much as 17 points despite of the below average performance of their import.

However, at the end of the third quarter Rain or Shine made its own surge and cut the lead by five points.

In the final quarter, the defense and the height advantage of San Miguel went supreme backed by the unstoppable scoring of Chris Ross.

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Terik Bridgeman for the second straight game registered a single digit scoring production.

In contrast, the Rain or Shine’s import J’nathan Bullock led his team in scoring with 22 points while Maverick Ahanmisi added 12 points.

Best Player: Chris Ross
Quarters: 32-23 | 55-39 | 75-70 | 103-96

San Miguel vs Rain or Shine Box Score:

San Miguel (103) – Ross 27, Lassiter 22, Santos 18, Fajardo 17, Cabagnot 8, Ganuela-Rosser 5, Bridgeman 4

Rain or Shine (96) – Bullock 22, Ahanmisi 12, Norwood 10, Borboran 10, Yap 8, Belga 8, Daquioag 8, Ponferada 6, Tiu 5, Almazan 5, Trollano 2

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