MALACANANG and Department of Justice dispute the early Group B lead even as Senate debuts against Bureau of Fire Protection on Sunday in the 6th UNTV Cup at the Pasig City Sports Center.
Game time is set at 2 p.m. Malacanang and Department of Justice looking to match the win-loss mark of Group A frontrunner and defending champion Philippine National Police in the event organized by UNTV for the country’s public servants.
Drawing big games from Antonio Tolentino and Olan Omiping, the PNP Responders notched their second straight win by downing Department of Health, 98-91, in the tournament that will make a P4 million donation to the chosen charity of the champion team.
Leading the Malacanang Kamao are Eric dela Cuesta and former University of Sto. Tomas star Christian Luanzon and Bong Go.
Led by Senators Joel Villanueva, Sonny Angara, Manny Pacquiao and Marlon Legaspi, the Senate Defenders collide with the BFP Firefighters at 5:30 p.m.
Department of Agriculture, backstopped by former PBA star Jimwell Torion, tries to get back on the winning track when it faces the National Housing Authority Builders at 3:30 p.m.