Coach Aldin Ayo has resigned from his post as head trainer of the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3 squads to focus on taking care of his ailing mother.
Cebu Chooks will be going to Croatia to compete in the 2022 FIBA 3×3 Lipik Challenger. The level nine-FIBA 3×3 tournament that will take place from July 22 to 23 in Lipik, Pozesko-slavonska zupanija, Croatia and will serve as a qualifier for the 2022 FIBA 3×3 World Tour Lausanne Masters.
After seeing how the Cebu and Manila Chooks teams battled hard in the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2022 Manila Masters last weekend, Chooks-to-Go 3×3 head coach Aldin Ayo believes the program is in the right direction.
Right in a basketball-crazy country reminiscent of their homeland, powerhouse squad Ub Huishan NE stamped its dominance in the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2022 Manila Masters on Sunday with a 20-17 win in the final over fellow Serbian side Liman Huishan NE.
The steady rise of Cebu and Manila Chooks as formidable FIBA 3×3 teams has not gone unnoticed. No less than the current top-ranked FIBA 3×3 player in the world, Serbia’s Strahinja Stojacic heaped praise particularly for Cebu Chooks, which gave his Ub Huishan NE squad some fits during the pool stages of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2022 Manila Masters.
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.
First one in, last one out. This is how Bicol Volcanoes-LCC Malls head coach Aldin Ayo describes MPBL veteran Mark Yee in practice, as the 39 year-old is still showing incredible work ethic as a professional hoops player.