Should the Tornadoes emerge victorious over the Blaze Spikers, they will face either Cherrylume or Cocolife in the crossover quarterfinals on July 1 at the Malolos Sports and Convention Center in Malolos, Bulacan.
“Things are now getting tough. Everybody is playing hard,” said Foton coach Moro Branislav shortly after the Tornadoes pulled off the great escape.
“In my opinion we have to double our effort and correct our mistakes. Petron is a very good team. They are coming off a loss. We have to be prepared because they will surely go for this important victory.”
Foton bounced back from an ice-cold start to book a thrilling 19-25, 20-25, 25-18, 25-15, 15-7 victory over Generika-Ayala in the Philippine Superliga (PSL) All-Filipino Conference last night at the Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. With Jaja Santiago spewing fire, the Tornadoes pounced hard on the Lifesavers’ shaky defense in the third and […]
Foton tightens its hold of solo lead while Cignal and Petron renew their heated rivalry in another explosive pair of matches in the Philippine Superliga (PSL) All-Filipino Conference Thursday at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan. Still unbeaten in four starts, the red-hot Tornadoes tackle Generika-Ayala at 5 pm while the HD Spikers […]
“We relaxed in the second set,” said Delos Santos, who was part of the coaching staff when Petron tallied a clean sweep of this conference that also has Senoh, Mueller, Mikasa, Asics and Grand Sport as technical sponsors two years ago.
“We lost our composure and our rhythm in the second set. Nawala ang gigil. I’m glad we were able to bounce back in the third and fourth sets.”