Published: Monday 19 June, 2017

WATCH Kobe Paras Move Dazzles FIBA 3×3 as PH Tallies 1-1 in Opener

The Philippines opened its campaign in the 2017 FIBA 3×3 World Cup in France. The PHL team led by Kobe Paras won its opening game vs Romania but lost its next game to host France thus ending with a 1-1 win-loss card.

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Kobe at the 2017 FIBA 3×3 World Cup in France. (Instagram/Kobe Paras)

It was Kobe Paras and Kiefer Ravena who bannered the Philippines versus Romania which was available via live streaming for Pinoy fans. Down midway into the game, Kobe and Kiefer combined forces in the last minutes to beat their Romanian foes.

One of Kobe Paras’ plays was even included in FIBA’s top plays of the day. Watch it below.

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The Philippines is in Group B together with host France, Slovenia, Romania and El Salvador. The top two teams advance to the quarterfinals.