A total of sixteen teams have been selected to open up the KALAYAAN FESTIVAL – PBA LEGENDS DOWN UNDER TOUR. Preliminary games will be played on Saturday JUNE 20 at the Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre, including the much-anticipated blockbuster alumni rematch between schools ATENEO and LASALLE.
For the first time, four Australian States will be represented, with Filipino basketball squads from NSW, ACT,
The opening games will feature four under-16’s youth teams, including the Visual Line-Amigos, Wildcats and the HOOPDREAMZ U-16’s of Anna Tagle.
The over-40’s MENS will showcase two reigning league champions, the BANAG-BANAG team from Miller against FUNHAUZ of Mt Druitt.
In a surprising turn of events, ATENEO has regrouped and decided to accept the challenge from
The main game will pit the HOOPDREAMZ-PBA LEGENDS against the AUSTRALIAN Great White Sharks. The Philippine squad includes superstars Ronnie Magsanoc, Benjie Paras, Jerry Codinera, Nelson Asaytono, Jun Limpot, Vergel Meneses and the Living Legend, Robert Jaworski.
Tickets are selling very fast, so hurry. The KALAYAAN FESTIVAL-PBA Legends Tour is expected to sell out before June. Game ka na ba?
EVENT DETAILS: KALAYAAN Festival – PBA LEGENDS (The Basketball Kings) DOWN UNDER TOUR: JUNE 20, 2009 Saturday,