PBA legend Ramon Fernandez has joined the list of celebrity participants in BuyandSellPH.com’s online charity bazaar “Sari-Sari Stars”, putting several items, including two historic jerseys up for sale.
Fernandez donated his 1982 Toyota Corolla jersey, worn the year he earned his first of his four MVP awards, and his 1989 San Miguel Beermen jersey, the year he won his fourth and final MVP. Both jerseys are signed by the legendary center.
The historic Toyota jersey will be priced at P5,000 while the San Miguel jersey is set at P4,000.
Also up for sale is a portrait of ‘El Presidente’ taken and personally signed by Ayala Corporation chairman emeritus Don Jaime Zobel de Ayala, who is also an accomplished photographer. He has received several commendations from the UK, French and Spanish governments for his contributions to art and culture and was a fixture at the PBA games in the 80s....
"Purefoods is really closing in on Ginebra in terms of fanbase," bared league commissioner Chito Salud in an interview with online media members on Friday at Country Spice in Quezon City.
"The top three most popular teams: Ginebra, Purefoods, Rain or Shine," he added, citing a regular study being conducted by the PBA....
MANILA, Philippines – Rain or Shine's Raymond Almazan and Meralco's John Ferriols very nearly engaged in a fight in the fourth quarter of their PBA Philippine Cup game Saturday in Davao City.
Almazan took exception to an elbow from the veteran Ferriols while the two were battling for rebounding position.
A fight was averted, however, as Almazan and Ferriols were held back by their teammates....
The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters cruised to a 107-79 victory over the Meralco Bolts, but not before the two sides engaged in a heated, physical battle all throughout of their PBA Philippine Cup matchup Saturday at University of Southeastern Philippines gym in Davao City.
As Rain or Shine held a commanding 87-56 lead early in the fourth quarter, tempers flared between the two teams when big man Raymond Almazan of the Elasto Painters was pushed down to the floor by John Ferriols of the Bolts during a rebound play. A fight between the two almost ensued before officials and their teammates were able to pacify them.
Ferriols got a flagrant one, while Almazan was handed with a technical after the incident....
MANILA, Philippines – Rain or Shine forward Beau Belga is looking forward to his team's upcoming out-of-town game in Davao, believing it will help the Elasto Painters strengthen their bond as they continue their campaign in the PBA Philippine Cup.
Rain or Shine is currently in the middle of the pack with a 4-2 win-loss record, having won two consecutive games after an uneven start to the conference.
They will gun for a third straight win on Saturday when they play the Meralco Bolts in Davao....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||5||2||0.714|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||12||8||0.600||Runner-up|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||7||8||0.467||3rd|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||18||8||0.692||Runner-up|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||4th|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||9||7||0.562||5th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||15||12||0.556||Runner-up|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||14||7||0.667||Champions|
|2011-2012 Commissioners' Cup||3||6||0.333||8th|
|2011-2012 Philippine Cup||14||9||0.609||4th|