The Rain or Shine will be playing for the semifinals in the PBA Commissioner's Cup after defeating Globalport 103-97.

Reggie Johnson led the Painters with 29 points and 15 rebounds.

James Yap contributed 27 points while Raymond Almazan had 16 points.

Pringle with only 23 points from Globalport didn't make any more points because of Norwood's defense. 

Rain or Shine coach Caloy Garcia thanked his players for the unique performances they showed.

Rain or Shine will face the Barangay Ginebra in the semifinals starting Sunday.


The Scores:

Rain or Shine 103

Johnson 29, Yap 27, Almazan 16, Tiu 12, Norwood 7, Belga 7, Ponferada 3, Daquioag 2, Ahanmisi 0, Borboran 0

GlobalPort 97

Pringle 23, Javelona 18, White 12, Grey 10, Anthony 10, Tautuaa 7, Taha 6, Teng 3, Espinas 2, Elorde 2, Guinto 2, Gabayni 2

The game for the semifinals between Alaska Aces and San Miguel Beermen will start tomorrow July 14 at Mall of Asia Arena.

While the fight between Rain or Shine Elasto Painters and Barangay Ginebra will start on July 15 at Smart Araneta Coliseum.