Chris Tiu, 27 years old, has finally decided to file an application for the 2012 PBA Draft, where the rookies for the next basketball season will be selected.
The former collegiate basketball heartthrob made his decision know via popular social networking site, Twitter.
@chris_tiu: “Hello PBA :)”
Chris revealed that he had received his family’s blessing regarding this major decision.
The Tiu family owns and/or controls many businesses, including: Sterling Bank of Asia, Discovery Suites in Ortigas, Discovery Shores in Boracay, Zhanzhou Stronghold Steel Works Limited of China, TKC Steel Corporation, iRemit, Chinky Chickens, and more.
When asked about how long he plans to play in the PBA, Chris answered: “A few years, and then we’ll see,”
Chris added that almost all PBA teams have expressed interest in getting his service except for Air21. The handsome baller also stated that he is open to playing for any of the PBA Teams.
Chris played for the Ateneo Blue Eagles for four years until he graduated in 2008. During his last year there, the Blue Eagles won the championship of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP).