‘Spanish rookie’ Antonio Montes (NH Nonghyup Card) saved his team from the brink of a ‘reverse sweep’ defeat with his unique calmness.
NH Nonghyup Card defeated Blue One Resort with a set score of 4-3 on the second day of the third round of the ‘Welcome Savings Bank PBA Team League 2023-24’ held at ‘Goyang KINTEX PBA Stadium’ in Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the 15th.
NH Nonghyup Card was on the verge of an upset defeat after winning the first three sets and then losing the third set. However, in the 6th set of men’s singles, Montes defeated Eom Sang-pil and led the team to victory.
Even in the third set, NH Nonghyup Card, which had defeated SY, the winner of the second round the previous day, 4-0, was expected to win comfortably. NH Nonghyup Card’s Jo Jae-ho and Kim Hyun-woo defeated David Zapata (Spain) and Chan Chapaak (Turkiye) 11-10 (8 innings) in the men’s doubles match in the first set.
In the 2nd set of women’s doubles, Kim Min-ah and Kim Bomi defeated Kim Min-young and Seo Han-sol 9-5 (9 innings), and in the 3rd set of men’s singles, Ma Min Kam (Vietnam) turned Zapata up to 15-6 in 7 innings, bringing the set score to 15-6. They ran away with a score of 3-0.
Blue One, pushed to the brink, began its chase after ‘strongest doubles’ Kang Min-gu and Slong Piavi (Cambodia) defeated Oh Seong-wook and Kim Bomi 9-8 (9 innings) in the 4th set of mixed doubles. Immediately after, Kang Min-gu defeated Jo Jae-ho 11-2 in the 5th set of men’s singles. He finished the game by scoring 9 runs in 3 innings. In the 6th set, Piavi defeated Minah Kim 9-7 (8 innings) with 5 high runs and balanced the set score at 3-3.소닉카지노
In the final 7th set, ‘Leader’ Eom Sang-pil played for Blue One, and last season’s ‘PBA Rookie of the Year’ Montes played for NH Nonghyup Card. With the score tied at 6-6 through three innings, Eom Sang-pil scored three runs in the fourth inning to make it 9-6. However, Montes turned the game around with his characteristic calmness. He scored 5 points, including a bank shot, to end the game at 11-9.
NH Nonghyup Card proved its ‘natural enemy’ by winning against Blue One Resort until the third round of this season. At the same time, he achieved two consecutive wins in three rounds. On the other hand, Blue One Resort swallowed its disappointment just before its second consecutive win.
High1 Resort and Hana Card both won against SK Rent-a-Car and SY with a set score of 4-1 and 4-2, and went on to win two games in a row in the third round. Crown Haitai defeated Welcome Savings Bank with a set score of 4-2 thanks to the two wins of Lim Jeong-sook and Baek Min-ju.
On the 16th, the third day of the third round, the first match between Huons and SK Rent-a-Car at 11 a.m., followed by Welcome Savings Bank and SY at 2 p.m., High1 Resort and NH Nonghyup Card at 5 p.m., and Hana Card and Blue One Resort at 8 p.m. It continues. Crown Haitai takes a day off.
Meanwhile, in the third round of the PBA Team League, which is being held at the ‘Goyang KINTEX PBA Stadium’ located in KINTEX, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do, a ‘Cheerful Event’ will be held for on-site visitors. How to participate: If you bring your own cheering equipment (sketchbook cheer pool), you can watch one game a day for free. Detailed information on how to participate in the event can be found on the PBA website.