Chinese-Taipei White Hands Rain or Shine 2nd Jones Cup Loss

The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters failed to bounce back from their opening loss, as they fell to Chinese-Taipei White, 79-89, in the 2023 William Jones Cup on Sunday night, August 13, 2023, at the Heping Basketball Gymnasium.

The Elasto Painters were in trouble early, as they trailed 3-16 in the first quarter. They could not recover from the huge deficit, as Chinese-Taipei White maintained a comfortable lead throughout the game.

Rain or Shine dropped to 0-2 (win-loss) in the tournament, while Chinese-Taipei White improved to 1-1.

Ange Kouame led the Elasto Painters with a double-double of 15 points and nine rebounds. Nick Evans, Gian Mamuyac, and Nick Demusis also scored in double figures, with 11, 11, and 10 points respectively.

He Dan was the top scorer for Chinese-Taipei White with 17 points, followed by Jian Tingjhao with 15 points.

Rain or Shine will try to notch their first win when they face UAE on Monday.

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