As they say, iron sharpens iron — and for the top-ranked Filipino 3×3 player Mac Tallo, the only way the country can get better in the basketball discipline in general is through more experience in the highest level of competition.
Veteran Chico Lanete capped Day 1 of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour Manila Masters 2022 with a heroic performance to carry Manila Chooks to a 21-19 win over Zaisan MMC Energy of Mongolia on Saturday at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay.
Mike Harry Nzeusseu and Mac Tallo made big plays down the stretch as Cebu Chooks ousted Zavkhan MMC Energy with a pulsating 21-19 win on Saturday at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay and barge into the quarterfinals of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour Manila Masters 2022.
The Mac Tallo-led Cebu Chooks gave their best and challenged world top-ranked squad Ub Huishan NE of Serbia before falling, 21-17 on Saturday in the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2022 Manila Masters at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay.
Cebu Chooks and Manila Chooks look to give hometown fans a show when the 2022 Chooks-to-Go FIBA 3×3 World Tour Manila Masters tip off on Saturday, May 28 at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay.
For Gilas Pilipinas Women small forward Katrina Guytingco, the past weekend capped a year full of firsts for her basketball career.
As the final buzzer sounded inside the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi, Vietnam and Indonesia erupted into celebration at center court to celebrate a historic Southeast Asian (SEA) Games basketball title, Filipino sports fans back home knew something felt wrong.
For the first time since 1989, the Philippine men’s national 5-on-5 basketball team will not take home the gold medal in the Southeast Asian Games.
A feisty Malaysia squad played the spoiler role and denied Gilas Pilipinas Women of a tournament sweep via a stunning 96-93 win in the 31st Southeast Asian Games Vietnam 2021 5-on-5 basketball competition on Sunday at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi.
Gilas Pilipinas moved one win away from the gold medal in men’s 5-on-5 basketball after trouncing Malaysia, 87-44 in 31st Southeast Asian Games Vietnam 2021 on Saturday at the Thanh Tri Gynasium in Hanoi.