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Purefoods extends winning streak to 4

Import Marquin Chandler leads Purefoods TJ Giants again for its fourth straight win vs. Red Bull Barako, 96-92. Chandler had 35 points, 12 rebounds and 4 assists. Purefoods Point guard Topex Robinson made a crucial defensive play in the last few seconds by stealing the ball but splitting his free throw to make it a 6 point lead with 5 seconds left. James Yap led all locals with 16 points.

Current Standing: 7-4

Box Score
Purefoods 96 – Chandler 35, Yap J. 16, Villanueva 12, Canaleta 7, Simon 6, Raymundo 6, Yap R. 6, Adducul 4, Cruz 2, Robinson 2.

Barako 92 – Selvy 32, Crisano 9, Hrabak 9, Yvanez 8, Chan 8, Sharma 8, Rodriguez 7, Espinas 6, Membrere 3, Arigo 2, Najorda 0.

Quarterscores: 22-19, 42-50, 73-70, 96-92

New Players from Red Bull

Michael Christopher (Topex) Robinson and Paolo Bugia waived by Red Bull Barako and signs with Purefoods.

Topex Robinson Profile
Name: Michael Christopher Robinson
Position: Guard
Born: Dec. 25, 1979
Height: 5’7″
Weight: 155 lbs.
College: San Sebastian College-Recoletos

Paolo Bugia Profile
Name: Paolo Bugia
Position: Center
Born: Jan. 19, 1981
Height: 6’6″
Weight: 210 lbs.
College: Ateneo de Manila University