Romeo asked to play for Philippines in FIBA 3x3 World Cup
Paul Lintag on Jan 16, 2018 05:51 PM
Romeo has been on the mend following a knee injury and is now expected to miss the entire Philippine Cup for Globalport as well as the February games for Gilas Pilipinas against Australia and Japan. (FIBA)
Terrence Romeo is halfway there to representing the Philippines in the upcoming FIBA 3x3 World Cup which the country will host on June 8-12.
Per analyst Quinito Henson of the Philippine Star, the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, via its executive director Sonny Barrios, already sent an invite for the Globalport star to return to his 3x3 roots and lead the country's home stand later this year.
Terrence Romeo has been invited by SBP executive director Sonny Barrios to play for the Philippines at the FIBA 3x3 World Cup on June 8-12 ... venue is likely to be the Philippine Arena ... Terrence is now undergoing rehab for a bruised right knee and said he will skip the entire PBA Philippine Cup and 2nd window of the Asia/Pacific home-and-away qualifiers for the 2019 FIBA World Cup to be 100% for the 3rd window in June, the PBA Commissioner's Cup and the FIBA 3x3 World Cup ... Terrence was on the Manila West team that won the FIBA 3x3 World Masters leg in Manila in 2014 with Aldrech Ramos, Nino Canaleta and Rey Guevarra @fiba @pbaconnect @tbvrome07 @samahangbasketbolngpilipinas
Romeo has been on the mend following a knee injury and is now expected to miss the entire Philippine Cup for Globalport as well as the February games for Gilas Pilipinas against Australia and Japan.
However, the Bro should be ready for the rest of the PBA season including the final window of the opening round of the Asian World Cup Qualifiers together with the 3x3 World Cup.
Four years ago, Romeo was part of the Manila West 3x3 team that won a Masters leg right here in the country.
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