MPBL: Manila cruises, stops Muntinlupa’s winning streak


Posted at Oct 11 2018 02:14 AM

Marvin Hayes registered 18 points and 7 rebounds in Manila's victory over Muntinlupa in the MPBL Datu Cup on Wednesday. MPBL's Facebook page

Former PBA player Marvin Hayes shone brightly in the Manila Stars—Robust Energy Capsule's rout of the Muntinlupa Cagers—Angelis Resort 100-86 in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup at Muntinlupa Sports Complex on Wednesday.

Hayes tallied 18 points and 7 rebounds for the Stars on the road, dealing the Cagers their first loss in 9 games.

Manila, which also got 17 points from Reil Cervantes and 16 from Chris Bitoon, upped its record to 9-2.

In the first game, Jan Jamon scored 27 points to lead the Pasay Voyagers to a 79-75 win over Imus Bandera—Glc Trucks & Equipment.

Pasay raised its record to 4-7, while Imus fell to 5-5.

(For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website.)