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Purefoods gains 1st winning streak

Purefoods TJ Giants vs Coca Cola Tigers
Purefoods wins 88-79

December 2, 2009
KFC-PBA Philippine Cup

Purefoods TJ Giants ended their win-loss,win-loss streak with a win over the Coca Cola Tigers 88-79. Purefoods also had their revenge on the tigers which beat them in the first round for their only win so far. While Team Captain Kerby Raymundo was sidelined with a knee injury, James Yap took charge with 22 points and backing him up is Peter June Simon with 18 points for the Giants. The two combined for 20 points in the final quarter to give Purefoods its first back to back win in the Philippine Cup.

Purefoods is also celebrating its 10th year of partnership with Hormel Foods International Corp.


Purefoods 88 – Yap J. 22, Simon 18, Yap R. 11, Allado 11, Artadi 6, Maierhofer 5, Reavis 4, Adducul 3, Timberlake 2, Salvador 0.

Coca-Cola 79 – Rodriguez 21, Ross 13, Cabagnot 12, Macapagal 11, Espino 7, Rizada 6, Gonzales N. 6, Bono 2, Gonzales W. 1, Allera 0, Calimag 0.

Quarterscores: 21-18, 40-36, 63-58, 88-79

San Miguel wins 5th straight

Purefoods TJ Giants vs San Miguel Beermen
San Miguel wins 92-76

PBA 35th Season KFC-PBA Philippine Cup
November 11, 2009

San Miguel Beermen extends their winning streak to 5 by beating Purefoods TJ Giants at the Araneta Coliseum 92-76. 6 Purefoods players scored double digits, James Yap top scored with 13 points followed by Marc Pingris (12), Kerby Raymundo (11), Roger Yap (11), Paul Artadi (10) and Don Allado (10), but it was not enough to overcome a big lead by San Miguel specially in the 1st half where the Beermen led by 16 points.

Purefoods Rookie Rico Maierhofer who led Purefoods in a win vs Talk N Text last game only had 5 points. Peter June Simon who did not play the last game was used sparingly.


San Miguel Beer 92 – Cortez 22, Hontiveros 20, Villanueva 13, Santos 13, Pena 8, Custodio 6, Miranda 3, Tugade 3, Pennisi 3, Calaguio 1, Eman 0, Racela 0.

Purefoods 76 – Yap J. 13, Pingris 12, Raymundo 11, Yap R. 11, Artadi 10, Allado 10, Maierhofer 5, Timberlake 2, Canaleta 2, Salvador 0, Simon 0, Adducul 0.

Quarterscores: 25-19, 46-30, 71-58, 92-76

Rookie Maierhofer leads Purefoods in win

Purefoods TJ Giants vs Talk N Text Tropang Texters
Purefoods wins 108-102
PBA 35th Season KFC-PBA Philippine Cup
November 8, 2009

Rookie Rico Maierhofer led Purefoods Tender Juicy Giants in a win vs Talk N Text contributing 20 points, 10 rebounds and 4 blocks. It was the best game of Purefoods No. 2 Pick in 5 games so far, but clearly Maierhofer has a lot of potential in both ends of the floor.

Special mention also to Nino Canaleta who also had a solid game with 16 points including a crucial three pointer in the final minutes of the game with Talk N Text closing in on the lead of Purefoods.Marc Pingris who came back to Purefoods from San Miguel also had his best game since joining Purefoods again with 12 points including a crucial offensive rebound and putback of a miss by James Yap in the dying seconds of the game.

Peter June Simon, Rafi Reavis and Don Allado sat out of this game due to different injuries. Despite the absence of both big men Reavis and Allado, Purefoods dominated the boards 56-31 with 21 on the offensive. Harvey Carey and Mac Cardona led Talk N Text with 20 and 19 points respectively.

Purefoods continues its mastery over Talk N Text, winning the last 5 games over the Tropang Texters dating back from last season. It was a good win for Purefoods specially coming from a big loss to Coca Cola last game where they led for most of the game but losing in the final minutes.


Purefoods 108 – Maierhofer 20, Canaleta 16, Yap J. 13, Raymundo 13, Pingris 12, Yap R. 11, Salvador 9, Adducul 9, Timberlake 3, Artadi 2.

Talk N’ Text 102 – Carey 20, Cardona 19, Alapag 18, Belasco 17, De Ocampo Y. 9, Ritualo 7, Dillinger 6, Castro 6, Isip 0, De Ocampo R. 0, Peek 0.

Quarterscores: 30-25, 53-55, 80-76, 108-102.