first_imgRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson Shootout looms for Southwoods, Forest Hills Maria Jose Perez scored 23 points for the Cargo Movers, who took the Blaze Spikers by surprise in the opening set but were caught in the tailspin in the next two frames.Petron was ready to celebrate its fourth title in the league with imports Lindsay Stalzer and Hillary Hurley unloading points with impunity.That’s when Cruz—the team captain whose playing minutes were cut in favor of the imports—punched in important points while Baron and Maraño locked down the net—scoring 17 points off the blocks against five by Petron— to steadily turn things around.Stalzer accounted for 23 points, while Hurley delivered 15 points for the Blaze Spikers.Petron expectedly tried to come out strong and employ its vaunted blitz, but it backfired as it committed successive attacking errors that enabled F2 Logistics to take the driver’s seat in the opening set, leading by as many as 14-6. The Cargo Movers also scored six points on blocks in that set alone.ADVERTISEMENT Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours MOST READ Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defense F2 Logistics. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netF2 Logistics made sure there’s no weekday party for Petron Thursday night.Displaying a strong fighting spirit, the Cargo Movers soldiered their way to a thrilling 25-20, 24-26, 14-25, 25-19, 15-4 triumph to equalize the Chooks to Go-Philippine Superliga Grand Prix best-of-three finals at Filoil Flying V Centre.ADVERTISEMENT OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson LATEST STORIES Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Meralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Down two sets to one and 0-9 in the fourth frame, F2 Logistics leaned on net defense and some burst of brilliance from its local crew led by Aby Maraño and Cha Cruz to forge a deciding Game 3 on Saturday at SM Mall of Asia Arena.Back-up libero Carmel Saga and Majoy Baron also delivered from the defensive end, especially when the chips were down.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk“It was great feeling to be able to help your team and deliver what is expected from you,” said Cruz, who had eight points, including six attacks.F2 Logistics coach Ramil de Jesus said they hope to capitalize on their big victory on Saturday. Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone View commentslast_img read more


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