TNT retains 3×3 crown

ANTIPOLO CITY – TNT Tropang Giga asserted its mastery as it claimed its second straight title in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) 3×3 Lakas ng Tatlo Third Conference Sunday at the Ynares Center here.,The Tropang Giga leaned on another fiery shooting from Almond Vosotros and the valuable contributions of Samboy De Leon, Lervin Flores, and Ping Exciminiano to overpower first time finalist Terrafirma Dyip, 21-15, and rule Leg 4 of the standalone tournament.,In all, it was the third leg crown this conference for the telecommunication franchise, which also run away with the title in the opening leg.,Only Meralco managed to break into TNT’s dominance by winning Leg 2.,TNT likewise became only the second team to win back-to-back leg championships after Limitless App during the first conference.,“Hats off to my players. I couldn’t emphasize that enough because we won three championships in four legs,” TNT coach Mau Belen said.,“Really, everyone just wants to win.”,The Tropang Giga won the top purse of P100,000, bringing their total prize pot to P300,000 for the conference alone.,