Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times

3x3 Basketball

David Carlos untouchable as Chooks 3×3 dunk king

CALAMBA, LAGUNA — Thirty-one year old dunk artist David Carlos showed that he’s still got hops, going five-for-five in the Slam Dunk Contest of the 2020 Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3 President’s Cup powered by TM, Friday at INSPIRE Sports Academy here.

And Carlos put on a show to close out this campaign.

Facing Sarangani’s Carlo Escalambre and fellow high-flyers Darwin Cantong and Jesus Manay, Carlos pulled out his best tricks in the Grand Finals.

In his first dunk, he threw down a look-away scorpion dunk that scored a whopping 50.

Escalambre’s 360, Cantong’s pass-from-the-side reverse dunk, and Manay’s assisted windmill, all drew 50s as well.

Carlos broke away from the pack with a dunk over five people that netted another 50.

Escalambre’s two-handed 360 was just a 45. Manay’s tomahawk was a 43, while Cantong’s assisted windmill was a 46.

“Surreal,” said Carlos about being back on the floor again.

After a mishap was cleared during the first leg that saw Cantong win the competition, Carlos was adjudged as the five-time winner, bringing home a total of P100,000.

#ReadMore  Alex Compton, Chito Victolero face off 20 years after playing together
Written By

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like

News

Athletes and sports personalities who inspired and gave Philippine sports something to cheer about in mankind’s darkest hour will be recognized accordingly in the...

Boxing

Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz leads a short but solid list of sportsmen and entities to be handed out with citations in the SMC-PSA...

Basketball

SUBUC — When time ran out, the five players of the Makati Super Crunch initially felt down. They — Edwin Asoro, Mark Santamaria, Carlos...

Basketball

Makati’s team that competed in Game Three of the Chooks-to-Go MPBL Lakan North Finals on Wednesday afternoon was far from the squad that stunned...

Basketball

SUBIC — David Carlos, Edwin Asoro, Bhabap Sta. Maria, Carlo Lloren, and Kako Morales. Those are the five brave homegrown cagers who played the...

Basketball

SUBIC — Defending champion San Juan-Go for Gold showed no mercy against the extremely short-handed Makati-Super Crunch, racking up a 131-54 rout, to advance...

Basketball

SUBIC — Makati Super Crunch will field just five players later when they tangle with defending national champion San Juan-Go for Gold in the...

3x3 Basketball

As the kuya inside Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3’s Calambubble last October, Chico Lanete made sure to act as an example for the youth-laden league. And...

Advertisement