The 3×3 men’s basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games (AG) and raised its dream of winning.

Korea won 19-16 in the quarterfinals against the Philippines in the 3×3 Men’s Basketball Tournament held at Deqing Geographic Information Park in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China on the 30th.

Korea, which was tied in Group B with Japan, Turkmenistan, Iran, and the Maldives, advanced straight to the quarterfinals by finishing first in the group, and even defeated the Philippines to advance to the semifinals.

Korea, which unfortunately finished with a silver medal at the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Games

is aiming for a gold medal at this tournament 지울프-토토

but is now only two steps away from winning the championship.

Lee Won-seok (Samsung)

who had previously become a hot topic by giving a 6th grade elementary school student and national skateboarding team member Kang-ho Moon (12) a ride on a horse during the opening ceremony of the competition

scored the most points in the team with 7 points. Dong-Hyeon Kim (KCC) also contributed with 6 points.

Korea will clash with Chinese Taipei on October 1st at 6:15 PM (Korean time) for a ticket to the finals.

On this day, Korea got off to a good start with Lee Won-seok’s series of dunks. 

Afterwards, Kim Dong-hyun’s score was tied up and the team took a comfortable lead of 7-0.

The Philippines slowly began to narrow the gap in the middle of the game

but Lee Doo-won (KT) and Lee Won-seok succeeded in dunking again, breaking the opponent’s morale.

Korea, which maintained an 18-14 lead until one minute before the end of the game, allowed the team to catch up to 18-15 at the last minute, but with 17 seconds left in the game, Lee Won-seok scored to seal the game, ultimately winning 19-16. It was.