Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 23 Nov 2020 08:17:19 +0000
By JEREMIAH SEVILLA
(UPDATED) SMART CLARK GIGA CITY – PBA Commissioner Willie Marcial said they have yet to find out the culprit behind the “luto” accusation that was heard clearly on television and livestream during Game 3 of the Philippine Cup semifinals between Ginebra and Meralco on Sunday night.
With no physical crowd inside the Angeles University Foundation Arena, the live broadcast team picked up the audio from a still unidentified member of the Bolts who shouted, “Ref lutong-luto ‘to ah,” suggesting that the officiating heavily favored the Kings.
The incident happened with Ginebra ahead 66-56 at the 10:04 mark of the fourth quarter after Japeth Aguilar was called for a three-second violation and shortly before Meralco veteran forward Reynel Hugnatan was slapped with a technical foul for continuous complaining.
Fans on social media were quick to point their finge