TNT cancels protest plans

The KaTropa decided to move on. PBA Media Bureau

By Ivan Saldajeno

QUEZON CITY--TNT moves on from its Game 1 loss.

The KaTropa decided to pull the plug on an initial plan to put their PBA Commissioner's Cup quarterfinal game against the San Miguel Beermen under protest.

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"Hindi na itutuloy (It won't push through)," team manager Virgil Villavicencio relayed through text late Monday night.

With the plan now aborted, SMB's 121-110 comeback win has been officially locked in.

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Both teams will meet again in Game 2 of their quarterfinal series on Wednesday night.

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