According to Nike PR, Kobe Bryant will make his return to Manila on July 13, 2011 to make it his third time visiting the Lakers Frenzied country of the Philippines. It will be the first stop of his 5-city tour of Asia, which Kobe has been doing for the past few years.
On the only day Kobe will be in the country, Kobe will start off at Nike Park, The Fort at 3pm, but the main event will be happening at Araneta Coliseum at 5pm where Kobe will be joined by players from Nike sponsored teams – FEU Tamaraws, DLSU Green Archers, ADMU Blue Eagles and Smart Gilas Pilipinas. As shown below, Kobe will be going over some tricks of the trade while giving them a peek of how the Black Mamba operates.
For our fans in Manila, tickets will be distributed at Nike Park the Fort and Titan The Fort on July 2, 2011 ONLY. They will be free of charge and only 2 tickets per person will be given out on a first come, first served basis.
Thanks to Nike for hooking us up with the info.