April 21, 2024

Saints-Crusaders duel promises to be interesting

GO Torakku-St. Clare seek a repeat over CCI-Yengskivel on Monday in the quarterfinals of the 2024 PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup at the Filoil EcoOil Centre in San Juan.

Action kicks off at 7:30 p.m. with the Saints looking to out away the fifth-seeded Crusaders and advance to the semifinals as quick as possible.

Go Torakku-St. Clare enjoys a twice to beat advantage in the quarterfinals.

Winner advances to the best-of-three semis against no less than back-to-back champion EcoOil-La Salle.

But first things first for St. Clare.
"Trabahuhin lang namin nang maayos 'yung CCI. Syempre bilog ang bola pero hindi namin sila ia-underestimate. Kailangan lang namin paghirapan," said St. Clare mentor Jinino Manansala.
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The Saints beat the Crusaders, 118-84, in the classification phase.

CCI-Yengskivel though is out to give St. Clare a run for its own money and force a winner-take-all Game 2. (JBU)