MANILA, Philippines — The Sista Super Sealers are guaranteed a spot in the Stage 6 Knockout Stage after sweeping their assignments in Pool D of the Third PBA 3×3 Conference on Saturday at Robinsons Place Manila.
The Super Sealers whipped TerraFirma, 21-12, before pinching Meralco, 20-19, to emerge undefeated after the pool game.
Sista is one of four teams undefeated so far in the final five games of Sunday’s eliminations.
With records 2-0 leading Pool A, Stage 5 champions San Miguel Beer and Limitless App, and TNT Tropang Giga in Pool B at 1-0.
The Beermen defeated Pioneer Pro Tibay and followed that up with a 21-18 win over Barangay Ginebra, while the Appmasters also beat both teams, 17-12 to the Kings and 21-15 to Pioneer.
San Miguel and Limitless App have already clinched quarter-final berths after Barangay Ginebra’s 12-10 victory over Pioneer.
Tropang Giga have won their only match so far against Purefoods, 14-12.
Meanwhile, Platinum Karaoke top Pool C after beating Cavitex, 18-16, then outlasting a spirited Masters Sardines side, 21-20, for a similar 2-0 record.
The top two teams from each group will advance to the knockout stage and a shot for the top purse of P100,000 up for grabs in the final conference leg before next week’s Grand Finals.