The Orange Team withstood a comeback attempt by the Dark Blue Team with a 54-53 win in a thriller on Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at Celebrity Sports Plaza.
Ricardo Seraspe fired 10 of his 12 points in the first half, 25-34, to power the Orange while Teotimo Sulibit chipped in 9 points. The Dark Blues came close in the third quarter, 44-43, thanks to perfect free throws from Jeter de Cardo.
A bank shot from Ricardo Yu overtook the lead from the Orange Team at the start of the fourth quarter, but it was the two foul shots from Sulibit that sealed the victory for Orange. The win sends the Orange Team to the top spot of Bracket B standings with 2-0, together with the Red and White Teams.