UNTV Cup, the Philippines’ premier league for public servants, officially opened its Season 4 with 12 teams to battle on hard court for their beneficiaries.
The basketball charity tournament is a project of Mr. Public Service Kuya Daniel Razon through UNTV, in partnership with Bro. Eli Soriano of Ang Dating Daan and the participating government agencies.
UNTV Cup games will be aired live on UNTV Life channel every Sunday afternoon. Live streaming is also available for online viewers via http://www.untvweb.com.
Relive these exciting moments of UNTV Cup opening event at the Mall of Asia Arena.
UNTV Cup presents the 12 teams joining its Season 4 during its opening event at the Mall of Asia Arena on August 24, 2015. (Photo courtesy of @davidknyt via Twitter)
The Philippine National Police (PNP) mascots make appearance to delight audience and cheer for the police’s team. (Photo courtesy of @scarlet_reese via Instagram)
Bro. Eli Soriano of Members Church of God International, one of the major benefactors of UNTV Cup, speaks to the players and the audience about the noble cause of the tournament. (Photo courtesy of @akosilaniem via Instagram)
The audience anticipated the event by posing with fan signs. (Photo courtesy of @arleneheroine via Instagram)
PNP Responders’ mascots hold up the fansigns in support of UNTV Cup. (Photo courtesy of UNTV Life Facebook page)
At the end of the first quarter, MMDA Blackwolves is in the lead by one point. (Photo courtesy of Niño Medrano (@ninomed07260507) via Instagram)
Former PBA player EJ Feihl poses for a fan sign! Feihl is playing for the newest team, Ombudsman Graftbuster. (Photo courtesy of UNTV Life Facebook page)
The young MMDA beneficiary comes to the venue to watch and support the Blackwolves! (Photo courtesy of @UNTVLife via Twitter)
Pasig City Rep. Roman Romulo supports UNTV Cup. (Photo courtesy of UNTV Life Facebook page)
UNTV Cup Season 4 hashtag, #LigaNgPublicServants, makes its mark on Twitter’s Philippine trends. (Photo courtesy of @UNTVLife via Instagram)
Basketball fanatics and UNTV Cup supporters await the opening game between defending champion Judiciary Magis and the MMDA Black Wolves. (Photo courtesy of @yuri.kkuma via Instagram)
An audience proudly holds her admission ticket for UNTV Cup 4’s opening rites. (Photo courtesy of Tala Tajanlangit (@heyitsthala) via Instagram)
Senators Bam Aquino and Sonny Angara are at the MOA Arena to support the Senate Defenders. (Photo courtesy of UNTV Life Facebook page)