Jayson Castro makes retirement from Gilas official: 'Time to give way to young turks'
Jayson Castro says he's officially ending his international career. Jerome Ascano

JAYSON Castro wrote on his Instagram account that he is officially retiring from international play for Gilas Pilipinas.

Castro began his message with: “The end of our bid for a spot at the Rio Olympics will also be the end of my stint as a member of Gilas Pilipinas.”

The Talk ‘N Text guard, twice named as one of Asia’s five best players in the Fiba Asia Championship, said it was an honor to represent the country but now wants to give way to the younger generation.

Here's his Instagram post:

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