Columbian remained the only team the league-leading Rain or Shine has yet to beat since last season.
Japeth Aguilar was quick to allay fears after he suffered a minor ankle injury in Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s win over the Columbian Dyip last Saturday night at the Ynares Center in Antipolo.
Top rookie pick CJ Perez looked good as advertised as he led the Columbian Dyip stun defending champs San Miguel Beermen, 124-118, opening their PBA Philippine Cup on a high note on Friday at Cuneta Astrodome.
The Alaska Aces overwhelmed Columbian Dyip, 104-94, in the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup, on Wednesday at the Cuneta Astrodome.
The San Miguel Beermen came alive in the third period and never looked back, defeating Columbian Dyip at 143-119 in the 2018 PBA Governors' Cup at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum on Friday.
It was an opportunity that he was waiting for as rookie Jon Gabriel tries to fill for Kia Picanto’s injured big men.
Suffering their 16 th straight loss in the PBA, Kia took another black eye by losing top rebounder and interior presence Jackson Corpuz who fractured his hand during their game against the Magnolia Hotshots.
PBA Philippine Cup 2018, KIA vs Magnolia @ Smart Araneta Colesium