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Sept 23, 2016 - SEMI-FINALS : MIGHTY SPORTS PHILIPPINES VS Shanghai Sharks (China)

Mighty Sports Philippines participated in the 2016 Merlion Cup in Singapore (OCBC Arena) from 21–25 September 2016. Mighty Sports Philippines faced several Pro teams, from Singapore (1), Chinese Taipei (1), South Korea(1), China(1) and Malaysia (1).

About Merlion Cup:
The Merlion Cup is an international basketball tournament, in which clubs, national teams and selections take part. It is organised by the Basketball Association of Singapore.
The inaugural Merlion Cup was hosted in 1984 with the Chinese national team winning over Spanish team Madrid Estudiantes. The tournament was held next year but the 1986 edition was cancelled due to sponsorship issues amidst a recession.
The tournament was resumed in 1987 and was held annually until the 1996 with the 1993 edition not held due to the 1993 Southeast Asian Games and the 1995 edition being cancelled.
The Gay World Stadium later renamed as the Geyland Indoor Stadium has been used as the venue of the tournament from the inaugural until the 1987 tournament. From the 1989 until the 1996 edition the Singapore Indoor Stadium was used as the venue of the basketball meet.
The Merlion Cup was not to be held again until 2016 when the BAS decided to revive the tournament.

Participating teams:
1. Singapore Slingers (Singapore)
2. Kinmen Kaoliang Liquor (Chinese Taipei)
3. Shanghai Sharks (China)
4. Mighty Sports (Philippines)
5. Seoul Samsung Thunders (South Korea)
6. Westports Malaysia Dragons (Malaysia)

The following was the 14-man roster of the PH-Mighty Sports for the 2016 Merlion Cup:
G 8 Yeo, Joseph (Local) (6 ft 1 in)
PG 30 Ravena, Kiefer (Local) (6 ft 0 in)
G 4 Alolino, Gelo (Local) (6 ft 0 in)
G 1 Banal, Raphael (Local) (6 ft 2 in)
F 77 Banal, Gabriel (Local) (6 ft 3 in)
PG 11 Tang, Tyrone (Local) (5 ft 7 in)
G 8 Ferrer, Edrick (C) (Local) (5 ft 10 in)
PG 5 Brickman, Jason (Local) (6 ft 0 in)
C 15 Douthit, Marcus (Local) (6 ft 11 in)
F 10 Deutchman, Jason (Local) (6 ft 6 in)
G 7 Wright, Matthew (Local) (6 ft 4 in)
F 14 Thornton, Al (Import) (6 ft 8 in)
G 3 Spencer, Dewarick (Import) (6 ft 4 in)
C 55 N'diaye, Hamady (Import) (7 ft 0 in)

Courtesy of SG Sports TV
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