Ebrahim Enguio Lopez

Ebrahim Enguio Lopez (born January 31, 1988) is an Indonesian–Filipino professional basketball player who plays for the Muntinlupa Cagers of the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL).[1] He played collegiate basketball for the UE Red Warriors in the UAAP.[2]

Ebrahim Enguio Lopez
No. 31 – Muntinlupa Cagers
PositionShooting guard
LeagueMPBL
Personal information
Born (1988-01-31) January 31, 1988 (age 32)
Alabang, Muntinlupa, Philippines
NationalityIndonesian/Filipino
Listed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Listed weight177 lb (80 kg)
Career information
CollegeUniversity of the East
PBA draft2017 Round: 3 / Pick: 27th overall
Selected by the Blackwater Elite
Playing career2010–present
Career history
?Cobra Energy Drink Iron Men
?Boracay Rum Waves
2013–2016Aspac Jakarta
2016Tanduay Light Rhum Masters
2017Marinerong Pilipino
2017–2018CLS Knights Indonesia
2019–presentMuntinlupa Cagers
Career highlights and awards
  • NBL Indonesia Sixth Man of the Year (2014)
  • NBL Indonesia Rookie of the Year (2014)
  • NBL Indonesia champion (2014)
  • NBL Indonesia Mythical Five (2015)

Early lifeEdit

Enguio was born on January 31, 1988 in Alabang, Muntinlupa, Philippines. He is of mixed Philippine and Indonesian descent. His father, a Bali-native is an Indonesian citizen while his mother is of native Filipino descent.

College careerEdit

As the youngest of six children, he claimed that his uncle taught him how to play basketball. Ebrahim's basketball career began at age 13 when he was in high school and played for a school team in Manila. It was then continued until he went to college and played for the University of the East Red Warriors in the UAAP.

Amateur careerEdit

After his career in the UAAP, He also played in the PBA Developmental League with the Cobra Energy Drink Iron Men and Boracay Rhum Waves (now Tanduay Light Rhum Masters) before moving to Indonesia.

NBL IndonesiaEdit

Aspac JakartaEdit

Lopez debuted in NBL Indonesia with the team Aspac Jakarta. At that time, he was predicted to be one of the best rookies in the league besides Ramot Gemilang who played for Satya Wancana. Enguio has been known to dunk in games. He did it for the first time at the Solo Series III while he dunked in the Series IV three times. In Series IV Bandung, he did an alley-oop dunk twice which was very rare in basketball games in Indonesia. In one of his games as a rookie, he recorded a double-double with 31 points, 10 rebounds, 1 assist and 3 blocks.

Return to the PBA D-LeagueEdit

Tanduay Light Rhum MastersEdit

Lopez signed with the PBA Developmental League team Tanduay Light Rhum Masters for the 2016 Foundation Cup.

Marinerong PilipinoEdit

Lopez signed with the team Marinerong Pilipino for the 2017 Foundation Cup.

International careerEdit

IndonesiaEdit

An Indonesian citizen, Lopez played as part of the Indonesia national basketball team. He was part of the Indonesian squad the garnered second place at the 2015 Southeast Asian Games. In 2017, Lopez joined the training camp for the Indonesia national basketball team for the 2017 Southeast Asian Games.

He also represented Indonesia in the 2018 FIBA 3x3 World Cup.[3]

Career statisticsEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Year Team League G Min FG% 3P% FT% APG RPG SPG BPG PPG
2013–14   Dell Aspac Jakarta NBL Indonesia 27 - 46.7 24.0 57.6 1.6 5.8 1.7 0.9 12.9
2014–15   M88 Aspac Jakarta 32 - 46.8 30.9 61.3 2.1 5.6 1.0 0.9 10.8
2016 IBL Indonesia 25 21.82 40.0 28.0 64.0 1.9 5.5 0.9 0.6 7.5
2016   Tanduay Light Rhum Masters PBA D-League ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
2017   Marinerong Pilipino ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
2017–18   CLS Knights Indonesia ABL 12 12.90 31.0 21.0 100.0 0.4 1.8 0.8 0.1 4.2

PlayoffsEdit

Year Team League G Min FG% 3P% FT% APG RPG SPG BPG PPG TPG
2014 Dell Aspac Jakarta NBL Indonesia 4 - 52.0 35.7 70.0 2.0 6.0 1.3 0.8 15.5 1.5
2015 M88 Aspac Jakarta 3 - 40.7 28.5 44.4 2.0 8.3 1.0 1.3 10.7 0.1
2016 IBL Indonesia 3 20.65 43.0 50.0 55.0 0.7 4.7 0.7 0.3 8.7 0.3


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Basketball profile". www.asia-basket.com. Retrieved 3 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Ebrahim Enguio Lopez Bawa Aspac Jakarta Raih kemenangan Keempat di Solo". www.tribunnews.com. Retrieved 3 April 2014.
  3. ^ Olivars, Rick (8 June 2018). "Ex-UE Warrior Biboy Enguio plays for Indonesia in FIBA 3x3 World Cup". Philippine Star. Retrieved 8 June 2018.