Manila Stars (photo from MPBL Facebook)

MPBL: Caloocan, Manila spoil rivals streaks

Riding on the crest of an eight-game winning run and a perfect streak with head coach Rich Alvarez in tow, the Warriors found a more determined, more aggressive counterparts in the Caloocan Supremos, who pulled off an inspiring 79-70 triumph. #MPBL

CJ Perez led the losing cause of Gilas Pilipinas with 16 points and 3 assists against Serbia. (FIBA.com photo)

FIBA World Cup 2019: Serbia hands Gilas Pilipinas another thrashing

Serbia started a 7-0 run anchored on Nikola Milutinov, Marko Simonovic, and Nikola Jokic to wrest the lead, 16-9. The Serbians never looked back from there, finishing the first quarter 28-13. Their biggest scoring run came in the third quarter, 75-35. They enjoyed leads by as much as 59 points. #FIBAWC