Ever since becoming the FIBA 3×3 resident commentator, Kyle “The Voice” Montgomery has always shown appreciation for Filipino basketball fans.
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.
World No. 3 3×3 team Liman Huishan NE of Serbia outclassed Cebu Chooks with a masterful 21-11 win in the quarterfinals of the FIBA 3×3 World Tour 2022 Manila Masters on Sunday at the Ayala Malls Manila Bay.
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.
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.
Chooks Cebu will try to make it two FIBA 3×3 Super Quest titles in a row. Along with Chooks Manila, the two Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3 squads will be heading to Mongolia on Wednesday evening to compete in the FIBA 3×3 Ulaanbaatar Super Quest slated to begin on Friday, May 6.