What's up Philippines! I'm excited to visit you guys next week. Stay tuned to @adidasPH! #TakeOnManila @adidasHoops.
Minnesota Timberwolves’ point guard announced on Twitter he would be in the Philippines on August 20 to 23 for the RR9 Tour before visiting Dubai on August 24 to 28.
Happy to announce that I will be on an International Tour this August visiting the Philippines and Dubai. #RR9TOUR pic.twitter.com/SxMugfqpDC— Ricky Rubio (@rickyrubio9) August 7, 2015
- August 20 - Arrival
- August 21 - Rizal Park, Anda Street in Intramuros and San Agustin Church
- August 22 - San Juan and Trial Run for adidas’ newest basketball shoe at Hoops Center in Mandaluyong
- August 23
Schedule and itinerary will be updated as it is finalized.
Rubio also tweeted that visiting the Philippines is actually an item on his bucket list.
Bucket list: visit Philippines !! ✔️— Ricky Rubio (@rickyrubio9) August 7, 2015
Rubio, who also plays for Spain’s national basketball team, has averaged 10.3 points, 8.8 assists, and 5.7 rebounds a game last season with the Timberwolves.