BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Lionel Messi will miss Argentina's friendly against Brazil on Oct. 16 in Saudi Arabia.Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni said on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time) that Messi will not be called for the brief tour. He will also ...
Sep 25, 2018
WITH the thrilling win over Japan on Sunday, Gilas Pilipinas marched safely into the second round of the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian Qualifiers.But the path only gets more dangerous as Gilas plots a return to the World Cup.Along with ...
Feb 26, 2018
IRAQ pulled off a stunner after riding a fourth quarter surge to stun Iran, 74-66, for a shocking start to both countries' campaign in the Fiba World Cup qualifiers on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) in Amman, Jordan.Iraq's naturalized player ...
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Nov 25, 2017
LIKE a true warrior, Christian Standhardinger vowed to suit up for Gilas in the knockout quarterfinals phase of the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup on Wednesday - pain or no pain on his neck and shoulder.The Munich-born Fil-German sat out the ...
Aug 14, 2017
THE last man in has been the first to step up for Gilas Pilipinas.Gabe Norwood has so far proven to be the 'X-factor' for Gilas Pilipinas through two games in the 2017 Fiba Asia Cup - a surprising role ...
Aug 12, 2017
JUST three words to describe Calvin Abueva's first two games with Gilas Pilipinas in the 2017 Fiba Asia Cup.Short not sweet.'The Beast' has had a rough start to his second tour of duty with the national ...
Aug 12, 2017
CHRISTIAN Standhardinger just completed an unfinished business with Iraq on Friday night.The Fil-German came out firing for Gilas Pilipinas as he teamed up with Terrence Romeo and Carl Bryan Cruz in a huge third quarter barrage that took the fight ...
Aug 11, 2017
CARL Bryan Cruz has shown that he's not in Lebanon to merely fill up the numbers for an undermanned Gilas Pilipinas side.Pulled out of the bench with big men Christian Standhardinger and Japeth Aguilar in foul trouble, the Alaska ...
Aug 11, 2017
TERRENCE Romeo once again provided the spark as Gilas Pilipinas put a rugged Iraq in its place, 84-68, to stake a claim on the Pool B top seeding in the 2017 Fiba Asia Cup in Beirut, Lebanon.Held to three points ...
Aug 11, 2017
ONE riveting win deserves a follow-up.Gilas Pilipinas hopes to ride the momentum of its big victory over defending champion China when it takes on a tough Iraq side on Friday night in the Fiba Asia Cup in Beirut, Lebanon.The ...
Aug 11, 2017
IT wasn't meant to impress, much less embarrass someone.Kevin Ferrer actually wasn't even aware of the extent of the damage he did after doing what seemed to be a harmless crossover move in one sequence late in Gilas Pilipinas' ...
Jul 31, 2017
TAIPEI - National coach Chot Reyes on Friday played down an outburst on a 'cheap shot' delivered by Christian Standhardinger against an Iraqi player, saying Gilas Pilipinas has put the incident behind after the Fil-German big man apologized to the ...
Jul 21, 2017
TAIPEI - Gilas Pilipinas bruiser Carl Bryan Cruz immediately said sorry after hammering an Iraqi player in retaliation for a cheap shot late in the two teams' highly physical Jones Cup match on Thursday night.The hulking Alaska forward had earlier been ...
Jul 20, 2017
TAIPEI - Gilas Pilipinas rediscovered its shooting touch on Thursday night, dominating a rugged Iraq side, 84-75, in a highly physical match in the 39th Jones Cup at the Taipei Heping Gymnasium.After going 1-for-26 from three-point distance in ...
Jul 20, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea - Japan and South Korea dropped points in 2018 World Cup qualification on Tuesday, in games that both teams were expected to win.In Group B, Japan was held to a 1-1 draw by Iraq, while South Korea lost, ...
Jun 14, 2017
GILAS Pilipinas has been bracketed with reigning champion China in Group B of the 2017 Fiba Asia Cup at the end of the draw ceremony in Beirut, Lebanon.The Philippines and China will be joined by Middle East countries Qatar and Iraq ...
May 30, 2017
SEOUL, South Korea - Son Heung-min can't seem to do anything wrong.Son came to South Korea's rescue in Asian qualifying for the World Cup when he scored the winner and came away victorious against Qatar, 3-2, ...
Oct 7, 2016
PERTH, Australia - The United Arab Emirates upset Japan 2-1 to pick up a valuable three points away and Australia scored twice in six minutes to hold off Iraq 2-0 to kick off the final round of Asian qualifying for the ...
Sep 2, 2016
BRASILIA, Brazil - Brazil started its quest for an Olympic gold medal in men's soccer with a disappointing 0-0 draw against South Africa, a result that prompted loud jeers by some of the home fans.Despite an attack led by ...
Aug 5, 2016
BATANG Gilas proved no match against a taller Chinese team as it suffered a 95-66 rout on Sunday for its second loss in the Fiba Asia U18 Championship in Tehran, Iran.The Philippine Youth team trailed early, 29-14, after the ...
Jul 24, 2016
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