Korea’s LG Sakers to battle Ph’s Barangay Ginebra

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Listen up, basketball fans! This September 9, 2014, Cagers from the Philippines and South Korea are going to clash at the Smart Araneta Coliseum to settle old scores between the two countries.

In this historic event, LG will be bringing to the Philippines one of South Korea’s top basketball teams, the Changwon LG Sakers, to have a basketball match with the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) cagers Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.

South Korea’s LG Sakers, a championship team in the KBL, leads the attendance rankings in eight out of 10 seasons of their home league.  It is the team supported by LG Electronics which is headquartered in the city of Changwon in Gyeongsang.

Playing against the LG Sakers and representing the Philippines in the Asian Basketball Showdown is one of the pioneering teams in  PBA history—the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel. Emerging as one of the most popular teams among Filipinos, the team currently holds eight PBA titles and has become one of the all-time fan favorites.

LG Electronics Philippines managing director Mr. Sung Woo Nam said, “This is history in the making. We are treating Filipinos to a one-of-a-kind opportunity to witness firsthand the excitement of watching Korean and Filipino cagers clash at the hard court.”

He continued, “LG, as a consumer-centric company, delivers experiences like this that make our consumers say – as conveyed by our mantra – Life’s Good.”

Customers who buy any LG product are entitled to two premium seats in the Patron area at the event. All other interested individuals may register  via the registration app in facebook.com/LGPhilippines or go to bit.ly/lgsakers. Attendees of the event are also entitled to win the newest premium LG products, including the LG G3, LG G Pad, and the Android-powered LG G Watch.

For those who register via the Facebook app, claiming of tickets will be on September 9, 2014, 9:00 AM onwards at the LG Electronics booths located at the Red and Green gates of the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Those who avail of the free tickets must present the e-ticket and one valid ID, while the LG customers who register for Patron seats tickets must bring the sales invoice/official receipt of the product purchased, along with the e-ticket and one valid ID.

Registration period is from August 20 to September 9, 2014. Claiming of tickets is on a first-come, first-served basis. Tickets may vary depending on the availability of the seats.