After Manila, home team also gets eliminated in Fiba 3x3 Cebu Masters | Inquirer Sports

After Manila, home team also gets eliminated in Fiba 3×3 Cebu Masters

/ 04:44 PM October 02, 2022
Cebu Chooks

Photo from Chooks

MANILA, Philippines—Home bet Cebu Chooks also got the boot in the Chooks-to-Go FIBA 3×3 World Tour Cebu Masters at SM Seaside on Saturday.

Cebu Chooks faltered against a hot-shooting Omaha 3BALL, 21-17, led by Malik Hluchoweckyj’s nine points.

ADVERTISEMENT

Mike Harry Nzessue’s eight points and six rebounds were not enough to lift Cebu into the knockout round.

Earlier, Manila Chooks also bowed out after failing to get past the World Tour Masters leg’s qualifying draw after a 21-16 loss to Doha QSC.

FEATURED STORIES

Omaha moved on to the quarterfinal round against Amsterdam on Sunday while Antwerp will face Saitama, which finished as the second-best team in Pool C.

Pool D’s best team, Ulaanbaatar MMC Energy clashes with Pool B’s No. 2 Utsunomiya Brex.

The other quarterfinal matchup features Riga and Lausanne.

The champion at the end of this max-level Fiba 3×3 tournament will take home USD 40,000 with the runner-up settling for USD 30,000.

Get the hottest sports news straight into your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: fiba 3x3
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our sports news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2023 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.