Christian Standhardinger worked his way towards another fine outing for Ginebra on PBA Wednesday.
Ginebra puts in big fourth quarter performance
Barangay Ginebra came back in the payoff period to beat rivals Meralco Bolts, 112-107, in the 2022-23 PBA Governors’ Cup. Christian Standhardinger paced the Gin Kings with another all-around outing of 31 points, 10 rebounds, and 7 assists, while import Justin Brownlee chipped in 29 markers, including a 5-of-9 clip from three.
Behind timely threes from Jeremiah Gray and an offense that clicked on all fronts, Ginebra rallied back in the fourth quarter to deal Meralco their fourth loss in nine games. Meanwhile, Ginebra climbs to the third spot in the standings with a 5-2 record.
Phoenix continues upward trend
The Phoenix Super LPG continues their upward trend with a 114-106 victory over the import-less Rain or Shine Elasto Painters. RR Garcia and Encho Serrano led the Fuel Masters in the scoring column with 17 points apiece, while import Du’Vaughn Maxwell turned in a massive stat line of 15 points, 14 rebounds, 4 assists, 5 steals, and 5 blocks.
Phoenix extends their winning streak to three, climbing to the 8th spot in the standings with a 4-5 record. On the other hand, Rain or Shine drops to a disappointing 2-7 slate.