Visayas defeats Gilas in PBA All-Star Week final leg

 2018 PBA All-Star Week in Iloilo
2018 PBA All-Star Week in Iloilo

Visayas All-Stars won over Gilas Pilipinas, 157-141, in the final of the 2018 PBA All-Star Week.

The game was held at University of San Agustin Gym in Iloilo City, Sunday night, May 27.

Jeff Chan led the home team with 29 points and seven rebounds. He was named All-Star
Game MVP.

Terrence Romeo contributed 27 points, five boards, and six assists while Jericho Cruz had 20 points, 14 rebounds, and 11 assists.

James Yap and Ronald Tubid finished with 17 and 15 points, respectively.

Other team members were June Mar Fajardo 14, Greg Slaughter 11, Chris Ross 8, JR Quinahan 7, Eman Monfort 5, and Asi Taulava 4.

Kiefer Ravena was not able to play. PBA commissioner Willie Marcial, in a report by ESPN, said “Ravena was recalled by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas and the latter returned to Manila Sunday afternoon.”

Calvin Abueva of Gilas Pilipinas registered 41 points, and 27 rebounds.

Matthew Wright contributed 28 points, 9 rebounds and 7 assists while Japeth Aguilar added 20 points. IMT/XYKIE VI FANTILANAN, IMT News Intern