elimination round - updates

Rappler's latest stories on elimination round


San Miguel decks Rain or Shine to secure twice-to-beat

Sep 10, 2016 - 7:48 PM

The Beermen this season s Philippine Cup champions are now assured of a twice to beat advantage in the quarterfinals with a 7 3 record

TWICE-TO-BEAT. San Miguel Beer secures a twice-to-beat advantage after defeating Rain or Shine. Photo from PBA Images

Wilkerson, Lassiter sizzle as San Miguel torches Star

Mar 27, 2016 - 7:27 PM

The Beermen hike their record to 5 2 and snap the Hotshots 3 game winning run

44 POINTS. Import Tyler Wilkerson drops 44 points as the San Miguel Beermen torch the Star Hotshots. Photo courtesy of PBA Images

NLEX wards off Blackwater on Easter

Mar 27, 2016 - 5:07 PM

NLEX goes up 4 4 while Blackwater drops to 3 6 in the 2016 PBA Commissioner s Cup

EASTER SUNDAY WIN. Asi Taulava and the NLEX Road Warriors pick up a victory over Blackwater Elite on Easter. Photo from PBA Images

Rain or Shine bucks Bowles' 39 to bury Star

Feb 13, 2016 - 7:58 PM

The Painters who were bridesmaids in the same conference last season punch in their first win of the 2016 PBA Commissioner s Cup

FIRST WIN. Rain or Shine downs Star to get its first win of the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup eliminations schedule

Feb 09, 2016 - 9:33 PM

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Ginebra beats Talk 'N Text for 4th seed in PH Cup playoffs

Dec 20, 2015 - 7:35 PM

Barangay Ginebra sets up a Manila Clasico quarterfinals with rival Star Hotshots in the 2016 PBA Philippine Cup

4TH SEED. Barangay Ginebra outmuscles Talk 'N Text to claim the 4th seed entering the 2016 PBA Philippine Cup playoffs. Photo from PBA Images

Blackwater escapes Mahindra to book first-ever playoffs spot

Dec 20, 2015 - 5:13 PM

Blackwater enters the quarterfinals as the 10th seed and will face the twice to beat Rain or Shine in the 2016 PBA Philippine Cup

ON TO THE PLAYOFFS. Blackwater makes it to the playoffs for the first time in franchise history, leaning on a career-high performance from journeyman Mike Cortez. Photo from PBA Images Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Alaska survives Fajardo's career-high 43 points to beat Beermen

Dec 16, 2015 - 10:48 PM

Alaska snaps San Miguel Beer s 7 game win streak to stay in contention for an automatic semifinals seat in the 2016 PBA Philippine Cup

BEST PLAYER. Calvin Abueva is named Best Player of the Game with his 17 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, 3 steals and a block to help Alaska past defending champion San Miguel Beer. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA wRap: End of eliminations

Dec 10, 2012 - 11:30 AM

The PBA wraps up the Philippine Cup after 10 weeks of jam packed hoops action