JORDAN Clarkson has been officially disallowed by the NBA to play for the Philippines in the 2018 Asian Games.NBA spokesperson Tim Frank said the Asian Games is not part of competitions agreed upon by the league and Fiba for NBA players ...
Aug 12, 2018
THE Philippine men's basketball team leaves for the 18th Asian Games earlier than expected.Putting premium on bonding away from the maddening limelight, coach Yeng Guiao and his pool of players depart for Indonesia this Sunday (August 12), ahead of the ...
Aug 9, 2018
VOLLEYBALL stars Alyssa Valdez and Jia Morado said they don't mind going through tryouts to be able to once again fly the flag for Team Philippines overseas.The former Ateneo stars were the last to arrive at the Arellano gym in ...
Apr 13, 2018
ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan - The hopes of Australia and other Oceania countries being allowed to compete in the Asian Games have been diminished by the head of the Olympic Council of Asia.Speaking at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games which are continuing ...
Sep 19, 2017
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A TIME to relax and support his alma mater.San Mig Coffee forward Marc Pingris was an interested spectator in Game Two of the UAAP men's basketball finals Wednesday between Far Eastern University and National University played before a cheering crowd ...
Oct 8, 2014
THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is planning to give out the cash incentives of athletes who won medals in the 17th Asian Games and their respective coaches by next week.PSC chairman Ritchie Garcia said the agency has requested the Philippine Amusement ...
Oct 7, 2014
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VETERAN playmaker Jimmy Alapag has been placed on the reserve list by Talk 'N Text to give him time to recover from a gruelling stint with Gilas Pilipinas in the Fiba World Cup in Spain and the just-concluded Asian Games in ...
Oct 7, 2014
INCHEON, Korea - As the curtains fell on the 17th Asian Games on Saturday, the Philippines was left to wallow in its worst finish in the last six editions as the country bows out with one gold, two silver, and 12 bronze medals ...
Oct 4, 2014
HWASEONG, Korea - Gabe Norwood admitted fatigue is setting in on Gilas Pilipinas but vowed to give his all as the team plays one more match in the 17th Asian Games."Just like anything, you want to come up with a win. We ...
Sep 30, 2014
IF you plan to watch Gilas Pilipinas' farewell game in the 2014 Asian Games, chances are you won't find it on television.Sources from Asiad partner TV5 bared the host broadcaster in Incheon, South Korea has decided not to ...
Sep 30, 2014
INCHEON, South Korea - The Association of Boxing Alliances of the Philippines (Abap) will not file a protest over the controversial loss of Ian Clark Bautista in the Asian Games but has asked tournament officials to look into 'questionable' fights in ...
Sep 29, 2014
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SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas president Manny V. Pangilinan broke his silence on Monday over Gilas Pilipinas' failed gold-medal campaign in the basketball competition of the 2014 Asian Games, saying he still takes pride in what the team has accomplished as ...
Sep 29, 2014
IT is not just a gold medal that we are after in the ongoing Incheon Asian Games; Gilas Pilipinas is waging war to regain Philippine basketball's once lofty standing this side of the world.During the inaugural staging of the ...
Sep 25, 2014
HWASEONG, South Korea -While everybody's attention was on Hamed Haddadi, it was Iran guard Mahdi Kamrani who dealt Gilas Pilipinas the biggest blows on Thursday afternoon.Gilas Pilipinas coach Chot Reyes was visibly disappointed with the way the crafty Kamrani ...
Sep 25, 2014
HWASEONG, South Korea - Iran's Mohammadsamad Nik Khahbahrami and Mahdi Kamrani came up big in the final minute to hand Gilas Pilipinas a heartbreaking 68-63 loss on Thursday in the Asian Games basketball competitions at the Hwaseong Sports Complex.Khahbahrami ...
Sep 25, 2014
GARY David's breakout game with Gilas Pilipinas in the Asian Games not only repaid the unwavering confidence given to him by coach Chot Reyes, but it also made one girl mighty proud.After watching David explode for 13 points in Gilas&# ...
Sep 24, 2014
INCHEON, Korea-The Filipino boxers' familiarity with their 17th Asian Games foes could work for or against them.But the actual battles which begin Wednesday do not rattle the boxers at all as they came here prepared."We're ready," declared head ...
Sep 22, 2014
INCHEON, South Korea - On the one hand, you have China and India, which account for about a quarter of the world's population. On the other, the Maldives, population 345,000. There's Bhutan, which has been described as the ...
Sep 21, 2014
INCHEON, South Korea - The road is clear for Marcus Douthit's stint with Gilas Pilipinas in the Asian Games.Fears that rival nations would be putting the move to replace the ineligible Andray Blatche with Douthit proved unfounded on Friday as ...
Sep 19, 2014
INCHEON, South Korea - A tiny team with big hopes proudly raises its colors on Thursday at the sprawling Incheon Asian Games Athletes Village to officially announce its presence alongside the region's big sporting guns.Chief of Mission Ricardo "Richie" Garcia, the ...
Sep 17, 2014
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