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PBA calls off games indefinitely as precaution over coronavirus threat

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The PBA has postponed Philippine Cup games indefinitely due to the rising confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.

The decision was made by the entire PBA board in consultation with Commissioner Willie Marcial in an emergency meeting on Tuesday night.

The league held a press conference at the PBA office in Libis to formally announce it is suspending operations and assessing the situation ‘on a day-to-day basis.’

The league will assess the situation on a day to day basis guided by the parameters set by the Department of Health and World Health Organization.