Pinoy NBA 2K pro Custer George Galas bags the gold in the NBA 2K17 Asia Tournament
Yet another shining moment for Pinoy Esports comes by way of the console sports title, NBA 2k17.
The Filipino love for basketball transcends digital boundaries and ventures well into Esports as this time, another Filipino pro, Custer George Galas, wins the championship title in the recently concluded NBA 2K17 Asia Tournament.
Held in Taipei, Taiwan, the NBA 2K17 Asia Tournament featured competitors from the Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong and South Korea respectively, wherein Galas was also joined by fellow Filipino combatant Augusto Anthony de Jesus.
The Finals featured Galas’ Golden State Warriors versus the Taiwanese pro ChihChung Huang’s Cleveland Cavaliers where Galas secures the final win and takes home the championship trophy and USD 3,000.
Both Galas and De Jesus earned the right to represent the Philippines in the NBA 2K17 Asia Tournament after finishing 1st and 2nd place respectively during the Philippine finals which was held back in ESGS 2016.