The much-anticipated basketball game between the Wowowee Team and Star Magic All Stars is set. The Araneta Coliseum will be packed on June 13, Saturday because of the Wowowee-lympics to be conducted by ABS-CBN's noontime program.
Willie explained, "This game is for a good cause. Lahat ng maiipon namin na pera ay mapupunta sa Bantay Bata at Bayanijuan. Kapag nagtuloy-tuloy na ito, magtatayo kami ng Wowowee Foundation. Wala kaming makukuha dito even a single cent. Pati mga celebrity guests wala silang bayad. And siyempre it's about time na magsama-sama ang mga artista."
The Star Magic Team is composed of hunk celebrities namely Diether Ocampo, Gerald Anderson, Zanjoe Marudo, Rayver Cruz, Jason Abalos, Carlo Guevarra, Xian Lim, Angelo Patrimonio and Pinoy Fear Factor ex-participantes, Jose Sarasola, RJ Calipus and Ram Sagad, lead by Mr. Johnny Manahan as their coach.
The Star Magic team members stressed that Gerald Anderson will betheir key player.
During their play-offpractice, Willie Revillame jokingly told his teammates, "Wag kayong mag-alala, mas guwapo tayo sa mga 'yan!"The main host of Wowowee is considered the team's key player.
The other members of the Wowowee Team are Cesar Montano, John Estrada, Vhong Navarro, Derek Ramsay and Gab Valenciano.
Derek pointed out, "Maganda yung mga ganitong activities for us, we develop bonding,teamwork and camaraderie. And of course, hindi naman dapat kami purowork, we also have time to enjoy through sports."
The Wowowee staff showed their all out support as they watched and cheered for the stars during the practice. Also present were the Wowowee girls Saicy Aguila and RR Enriquez as well as director Bobot Mortiz. Former PBA player, Alvin Patrimonio, was also there to watch the practice and give support for his son, Angelo, who is part of Star Magic Batch 13.
Who will be hailed the kings of the court: the Wowowee Team or the Star Magic All Stars?
Catch the much-awaited face-off on the hard court this Saturday, June 13, at the Big Dome. For ticket inquiries for the upcoming Wowowee-lympics, call Ticketnet (Tel. No. 911-5555) and stay tuned to ABS-CBN's noontime show, Wowowee, every afternoon.
Wowowee Team versus Star Magic All Stars this Saturday, June 13
by posted on June 11, 2009