Perlas Pilipinas players debut LeBron Soldier 12 ‘Agimat’ in Fiba 3x3 World Cup
Janine Pontejos and the Perlas Pilipinas team try to bounce back from a tough start. Jerome Ascano

PERLAS Pilipinas players wore the LeBron Soldier 12 ‘Agimat’ on Friday in the opener of the Fiba 3x3 World Cup at the Philippine Arena.

Pinay ballers Afril Bernardino, Jack Aminam, Gemma Miranda and Janine Pontejos wore the latest Filipino-inspired shoes in the LeBron James line on Friday.

Gilas Pilipinas players Stanley Pringle, Christian Standhardinger, Troy Rosario, and Roger Pogoy will also be wearing the same shoe with a tagline ‘Mula Mandirigma sa Mandirigma’ on Saturday during their first two games of the competition.

To also celebrate the Filipino spirit, the design was also incorporated to the LeBron James mural at the Hypercourt at the Bonifacio Global City.

The Agimat returns following the successful first release last year.

The LeBron Soldier 12 features a simplified strap, lower collar and circular knit upper and will be available in the Philippines starting on June 15. Limited pairs will be available at Nike Park Fort, Glorietta 4, Mall of Asia, Trinoma, Titan TwoParkade, Vertis, Conrad and on

The retail price for Soldier 12 is P6,745.

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