The Magnolia Hotshots Pambansang Manok and the Meralco Bolts will be in Cagayan de Oro City on March 2, 2019 in an official game of the ongoing 2019 Philippine Cup.
This was finally confirmed with the revised schedule as released by the PBA after the league will go on a leave to allow players’ participation in the 6th FIBA Window as members of the Philippine National Team.
It will also be a homecoming for Magnolia Hotshots’ Jio Jalalon. Other players to watch are Magnolia’s Paul Lee, Mark Barroca, Ian Sanggalang, Robbie Herndon and Justin Melton. This could also be Marc Pingris’ first game after missing several months due to injury. On the other hand, Meralco will have old reliables Chris Newsome, Chris Hodge, Baser Amer and Ranidel de Ocampo.
Tickets to the game will soon be available at selected stores. Prices are:
Upper Box (P600), Lower Box (P1400), Patron (P1300). Keep posted for further updates.