Articles about Fiba Asia Championship

BREAKING the so-called 'Curse of Korea' in the 2013 Fiba Asia Championship was definitely one of the high points of Marcus Douthit's career with Gilas Pilipinas even though he suffered an injury in that semifinal victory that propelled the national ...
Aug 10, 2020
PBA
LIKE everyone else who played under coach Yeng Guiao, Arwind Santos came at the receiving end of scathing remarks from the outspoken mentor.It even almost led him to leave the national team.The incident took place in Tianjin, China during the ...
Jul 14, 2020
FILIPINO basketball fans were understandably in a euphoric mood after their beloved Gilas Pilipinas national squad defeated China at the start of the 2017 Fiba Asia Cup in Beirut, Lebanon, easily one of the biggest victories by a Philippine squad in international ...
Aug 10, 2017
GILAS Pilipinas cadets will be able to join the PBA rookie draft this year, on the condition that they will be released to the national team once preparations for international tournaments are in full swing.According to sources, players targeted for the ...
Oct 18, 2016
FILIPINO fans were left in despair on Wednesday after Gilas Pilipinas suffered an 89-80 loss to New Zealand, ending its campaign in the Fiba Olympic Qualifying Tournament on home soil.What made it more painful was the deflating loss came a ...
Jul 8, 2016
PBA
RODRIGUE Akl hopes to duplicate with NLEX what he achieved with the Lebanon club team Al Riyadi in Manila five years ago.The 27-year-old Lebanese is looking to help the Road Warriors contend for the PBA Governors Cup championship, coming ...
Jun 27, 2016
COACHING awards should be shared with players, Gilas Pilipinas mentor Tab Baldwin noted as he deflected credit after receiving the award for the category Sportsmen Who Take The Lead during the Spin.ph Sportsman of the Year awards.Baldwin joined 2015 Sportsman ...
Jan 31, 2016
NOT even the failure to get the services of a number of players could prevent Gilas Pilipinas 3.0 from overachieving in its Fiba-Asia Men's Championship campaign in the Chinese province of Changsha.Handled by veteran coach Tab Baldwin, the ...
Jan 18, 2016
PBA
OF all the coaches he went up against, be it in regular games or championship matches, one man easily stood out for the most accomplished coach in Philippine Basketball Association history.Multi-titled Tim Cone considered Ron Jacobs a one-of-a ...
Dec 25, 2015
THE Philippines' participation in more international meets such as the Olympic Qualifying Tournaments next year can opendoors for Filipino players to get noticed worldwide and, who knows, perhaps get a shot at the NBA.Memphis Grizzlies scout Mike Schmidt said being ...
Nov 1, 2015
PBA
JONG Uichico is not complaining, but somehow admitted the Gilas Pilipinas stint of four key Talk 'N Text players has something to do with the struggles the Tropang Texters are undergoing in the Smartbro-PBA Philippine Cup.For the second straight game, ...
Oct 31, 2015
PBA
IN its commitment to give way to the training and preparation of Gilas Pilipinas for the qualifier of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, the PBA is facing a year-long season that kicks off on Sunday and is expected to stretch all ...
Oct 14, 2015
PBA
MARC Pingris admitted that without a doubt, June Mar Fajardo would've given Gilas Pilipinas a major boost in the recent Fiba Asia Championship, especially in the championship game against towering China.Without the 6-foot-10 Fajardo, originally included in the ...
Oct 12, 2015
PBA
AS trade rumors continue to swirl around Marc Pingris, the Star Hotshots camp has confirmed that the team is done trading, at least before the start of the next PBA season.Does that mean Pingris is staying?Now handled by rookie coach ...
Oct 5, 2015
CHANGSHA, China - A tall, hot-shooting China team proved too big a mountain to climb for Gilas Pilipinas on Saturday night, pulling off a 78-67 victory to deny the Filipinos the Fiba Asia Championship and a trip to the 2016 Olympic ...
Oct 3, 2015
AFTER all the trials and tribulations Gilas Pilipinas had to go through before it left for Changsa, China, who would have thought that this gritty band of veterans and young blood would be in the best position to topple China and earn ...
Oct 3, 2015
JAYSON Castro is making his case for MVP, coming up with another huge performance to propel Gilas Pilipinas to the semifinals of the 2015 Fiba Asia Championship.Again, the star playmaker has made it to the Fiba Asia highlight videos.And check ...
Oct 2, 2015
THE Philippines continued its surge and has reached the semifinals as Gilas Pilipinas again dished out fine plays in the Fiba Asia Championships in Changsha, China.Picked by Fiba as one the top five plays of the quarterfinals was an impressive assist ...
Oct 2, 2015
IT'S no surprise if some Filipino hoop fans welcomed the change in Gilas Pilipinas' game schedule in the Fiba Asia Championship to prime time.The national dribblers, who usually saw action in the morning or afternoon, a time when most local ...
Oct 1, 2015
GILAS Pilipinas' tall players are not above a little superstition afterall.Since winning their first game in the Fiba Asia Championship against Hong Kong last September 24, Gilas players have complemented their hardwork in practice with a pamahiin for some good ...
Sep 30, 2015
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