Team Manila North defeated Doha 16-14 to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2015 FIBA 3×3 World Tour at the Nation Towers, Corniche Road in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
Calvin Abueva led Manila North with seven points. Abueva, with Vic Manuel, Karl Dehesa and Troy Rosario will face NoviSad AlWahda of UAE, in the quarterfinals.
The team from UAE is the same team that beat Team Manila North in the Manila edition of FIBA 3×3 in August this year.
Manila North first lost to Kranj of Slovenia while Kranj was beaten by Doha in their first match creating a three-way tie in pool D. Jean Russel David