More woes for winless lifesavers | Inquirer Sports

More woes for winless lifesavers

/ 11:13 PM November 11, 2016
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Generika. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net

Generika lost its protest over what its coaching staff deemed as unfair officiating during its loss to RC Cola-Army last Thursday in the Philippine Superliga Grand Prix at Filoil Flying V Centre.

Coach Francis Vicente contested a call in the fourth set and in the process incurred a red card.

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Team captain Ria Meneses was also slapped a red card as the Lifesavers eventually lost the match, 25-20, 24-26, 25-20, 26-24, to remain the only winless team in the league.

But PSL president Ramon “Tats” Suzara said the protest was null and void because it violated two league rules.

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“Protests must be filed in writing within one hour after the game and  it must be accompanied by a bond worth P10,000,” Suzara told the Inquirer.

Suzara said Generika management submitted their letter of protest Friday via e-mail without bond payment.

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TAGS: Filoil Flying V Centre, Francis Vicente, Generika, Lifesavers, Philippine Superliga Grand Prix, Ramon Tats Suzara, RC Cola-Army, Ria Meneses
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