PBA now accepting draft applicants

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jul 12 2011 05:03 PM | Updated as of Jul 13 2011 01:03 AM

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) is now accepting applicants for the 2011 PBA Draft.

The PBA Draft will be held on August 28 at Robinson’s Place, Ermita, according to PBA’s Twitter account.

Local players have until August 18 to submit their application and other requirements. Fil-foreign players have until July 29.

The eligibility of Fil-foreign players is subject to a 15-day contestability period, scheduled from August 1-15.

The Office of the Commissioner is set to release the final list of candidates for the draft on August 18. The eligible aspirants will also participate in a rookie camp from August 23-26.