The PBA and the MPBL are now joining forces to eliminate game-fixing. No less than Senator Manny Pacquiao, CEO and founder of the MPBL met with officials of the PBA headed by Chairman Ricky Vargas of TNT and Commissioner Willie Marcial. Also presnet during the meeting at the Shangri-La Hotel in Makati are MPBL commissioner Kenneth Duremdes (right) and Ms. Chaye Cabal-Revilla, team owner of the Bacoor Strikers in the MPBL

PBA, MPBL join hands to address game-fixing issues

PBA chairman Ricky Vargas, TNT’s representative to the PBA board, and league commissioner Willie Marcial met with MPBL CEO and founder Manny Pacquiao and league commissioner Kenneth Duremdes in their all out war against illegal gambling that has been tarnishing the image of both leagues. #PBA #MPBL

Russell Tan of TIP passes off against Kimley Medina of Black Mamba (PBA Images)

PBA DL: TIP aims for bonus against Alberei

At 4-1, the Engineers will be the first to wrap up their eliminations schedule and there’s really nothing else they’d like to do than secure a twice-to-beat advantage heading into the quarterfinals. #PBADL