The Philippine national men’s basketball team, Gilas Pilipinas 3.0, has embarked to real battle against tough teams in Asia as they compete in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship in China beginning Wednesday, September 23.
They are facing a tough journey to grasp the lone spot reserved for an Asian team as an outright qualifier for the 2016 Rio Olympics. The Olympic dream has been elusive for the country since 1972.
Gilas Pilipinas crusade commences in Group B against Palestine, Kuwait, and Hong Kong.
|Preliminary Round – Group B Schedule:|
|September 23||11:45||Philippines 73 vs 75 Palestine||REPLAY|
|September 24||09:30||Philippines 101 vs 50 Hong Kong||REPLAY|
|September 25||16:45||Philippines 110 vs 64 Kuwait||REPLAY|
|Second Round Schedule:|
|September 27||16:45||Philippines 73 vs 66 Japan||REPLAY|
|September 28||11:30||Philippines 87 vs 73 Iran||REPLAY|
|September 29||13:30||Philippines 99 vs 65 India||REPLAY|
|October 1||20:30||Philippines vs Lebanon||REPLAY|
|October 2||20:30||Philippines vs Japan||REPLAY|
|October 3||19:30||Philippines vs China||REPLAY|
Gilas Pilipinas 3.0 Roster:
Thomas Anthony Baldwin (Coach)
Joseph Uichico (Assistant Coach)
1. Abueva, Calvin (Forward)
2. Blatche, Andray (Center)
3. De Ocampo, Ranidel (Forward)
4. Ganuelas, Matthew Allen (Guard)
5. Hontiveros, Donaldo ((Guard)
6. Intal, John Christopher (Forward)
7. Norwood Gabriel Daniel (Guard)
8. Pingris, Jean Marc Jr. (Forward)
9. Romeo, Terrence Bill (Guard)
10.Taulava, Pauliasi (Center)
11.Thoss, Joachim Gunther (Center)
12.William, Jayson (Guard)
Visit this page regularly for live streaming and replay of each of Gilas Pilipinas game in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship.