The gates are once again open as the 2019 PBA Ginebra San Miguel 3x3 Tapang ng Tatluhan kicked off recently at Robinsons Place Manila.
Top teams from all over the archipelago are poised to wage war with the regional championships already set.
First off were the studs from South Greater Manila Area, who showcased their talents in front of PBA commissioner Willie Marcial, and current Gin Kings Art dela Cruz and Kevin Ferrer.
Also present for the kickoff were Ginebra San Miguel Inc. Marketing Manager Mr. Ronald Molina, Brand Manager Mr. Paolo Tupaz, and Assistant Brand Manager Ms. Kelly Boringas.
The tournament continued this April 27, as the top teams from Central Visayas engaged at Brgy. Tinago Sports Complex in Cebu, as well as the ballers from South Mindanao hitting the Brgy. Buhangin Gym in Davao.
Succeeding regional championships include East GMA in Brgy. Bagong Silang, Caloocan on May 4; South Luzon Central at Sariaya Sports Complex in Quezon on May 11; Western Visayas at La Paz Plaza in Iloilo on May 18; and North GMA in Brgy. Sto. Cristo in Baliwag, Bulacan and North Mindanao in Brgy. Macabalan in Cagayan de Oro both on May 25.
The tournament continues on June 1 for the North Luzon West Central in Brgy. Maliwalo in Tarlac; on June 8 for West GMA in Brgy. Bayan Luma in Imus, Cavite and for Eastern Visayas at East Awang Gym in Calbayog, Samar; on June 15 for East GMA at Ynares Plaza, Brgy. Libis in Binangonan, Rizal and for North Luzon West Central in Brgy. Caranglaan in Dagupan, Pangasinan; on June 22 for South Luzon West at Lipa City Cultural Center in Batangas and for North Luzon Central in Brgy. Ibayo in Balanga, Bataan; and finally on June 29 for North Luzon Central in Brgy. Pulung Bulu in Angeles, Pampanga.
The champion squads from these legs will advance for the Regional Finals on July 5 at Robinsons Place Manila.
The championship game will be held on July 7 at Smart Araneta Coliseum.