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Derby Ace vs Rain or Shine Game 4 Pictures

Nice pass by Tony Washam
Nice pass by New Derby Ace Import Tony Washam that led to a monster dunk by Maierhofer

Rico Maeirhofer Dunk
Best Player of the Game Rico Maierhofer with a Dunk

Rafi Reavis had to be restrained against JR Reyes who hit Reavis in the head
Rafi Reavis had to be restrained against JR Reyes who hit Reavis in the head and was suspended for Game 5

Roger Yap had another all-around performanceRoger Yap had another all-around performance with 13pts, 7rebs, 7asts and 1blk

James Yap heavily guarded by Ryan Arana
James Yap heavily guarded by Ryan Arana but still contributed 17pts, 7rebs and 4asts

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Rain or Shine ties series, Talk N Text walks out

KFC-PBA Quarterfinals Game 4
Purefoods TJ Giants vs Rain or Shine Elasto Painters

Rain or Shine wins 103-100

Rain or Shine ties their best of 5 series with Purefoods, 103-100 but not without a fight from the Giants who were down by 20 and led 100-98 with still a minute remaining in the game. After committing a big foul on James Yap in Game 2 to give Purefoods the win, Eddie Laure who is now the hero in Game 4 after a big 3 point shot that gave Rain or Shine the lead 101-100. In the next possession, Purefoods had a turnover and fouled Jeff Chan who nailed both free throws.

Team Captain Kerby Raymundo who missed the last game because of an injury, came back with 34 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists with four 3 pointers in the 4th quarter to lead Purefoods comeback, but he missed a 3 pointer at the last second to let Rain or Shine force game 5, James Yap was limited to only 8 points and Rico Maierhofer missed his second straight game due to an injury.

Sol Mercado and Gabe Norwood led Rain or Shine with 24 points, 8 assists, 4 rebounds and 20 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists respectively.

In the other Quarterfinals series, Talk N Text walked out of the game in the 1st quarter after a Flagrant 2 foul was called on Ranidel de Ocampo, giving Ginebra the win and forcing a game 5 also. Game 5 will be at the Araneta Coliseum tomorrow, Sunday.

Game scores:

Rain or Shine 103 – Mercado 24, Norwood 20, Arana 11, Cruz 10, Reyes 10, Hrabak 9, Telan 7, Laure 6, Chan 4, Tang 2, Ibanes 0.

Purefoods 100 – Raymundo 34, Pingris 20, Yap R. 19, Reavis 10, Yap J. 8, Canaleta 5, Salvador 3, Artadi 1, Timberlake 0, Simon 0, Adducul 0, Allado 0. Quarterscores: 31-15, 50-39, 85-68, 103-100

Purefoods hopes to end series tonight

KFC-PBA Philippine Cup
Purefoods TJ Giants vs Rain or Shine Elasto Painters Game 4
February 5, 2010, 7:30pm
Araneta Coliseum

Purefoods Tender Juicy Giants hopes to end their best of 5 series vs Rain or Shine tonight and setup a semifinals match with San Miguel Beermen. Kerby Raymundo and Rico Maierhofer, both did not play in Game 3 due to injuries hopes to give Purefoods more height and versatility to close out the series.

Good luck Purefoods!