Kobe Bryant, National Basketball Association (NBA) and Los Angeles Lakers superstar, is now in Manila to kick off his Asian tour.
Kobe, also known as the Black Mamba, is scheduled to visit the Nike Park store in Bonifacio High Street, The Fort in TaguigCity at 2:30 p.m. as part of the Kobe Manila Tour 2011. Kobe will then head off to the Araneta Coliseum at 5:00 p.m. Players from basketball teams like the FEU Tamaraws, DLSU Green Archers, ADMU Blue Eagles and Smart Gilas Pilipinas, all sponsored by Nike, will be at the 5:00 pm event.
Being a basketball-crazy nation, Kobe is known to Filipinos and his arrival has made “Kobe” a Twitter trending topic.
For tour schedule and free tickets, go to nike.com.ph/kobemanilatour/.