Articles about Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian Qualifiers

WITH the Philippines backed against the wall, Yeng Guiao swallowed his pride and recalled Andray Blatche for a pair of make-or-break Fiba World Cup qualifiers.Blatche made sure he didn't regret the decision.The naturalized Filipino had a ...
Feb 25, 2019
JORDAN'S surprisingly easy win over China in the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers made the battle for the final few tickets to basketball's biggest showpiece a lot more interesting - and complicated.With the qualifiers down to one final playdate, ...
Feb 23, 2019
NATIONAL head coach Yeng Guiao hailed Andray Blatche for being a "game changer" for Team Pilipinas in its victory over Qatar on Thursday in the Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers.Blatche had a big impact on offense and defense on Thursday contributing ...
Feb 22, 2019
JUNE Mar Fajardo played limited minutes for Team Pilipinas in their game against Qatar due to an illness.The five-time PBA MVP only played for three minutes and missed his only shot of the game in Team Pilipinas' 84-46 victory ...
Feb 22, 2019
THE Philippines is down to its final game in the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers against Kazakhstan on Sunday. With a 6-5 record and in fourth place in Group F, the Philippines is not yet assured of a spot in ...
Feb 22, 2019
JAPAN strengthened its bid to qualify for the 2019 Fiba World Cup after beating Iran, 97-89, on Thursday night at Azady Gym in Tehran.Nick Fazekas had 26 points and eight rebounds whileMakoto Heijima had 26 points as Japan continued to ...
Feb 22, 2019
AUSTRALIA beat Kazakhstan, 81-60, on Thursday night in the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers at the Republican Velodrome Saryaka in Astana.Isaac Humphries had 17 points and seven rebounds for Australia, which improved to 10-1 in Group F. The ...
Feb 22, 2019
PAUL Lee showed up in street clothes on Friday during Team Pilipinas' tune-up game against Meralco, but national coach Yeng Guiao said there is nothing to worry about.Guiao said Lee opted to rest for Friday's tune-up game against ...
Feb 15, 2019
NATIONAL coach Yeng Guiao hopes Team Pilipinas will be able to deal with not just Kazakhstan's strength but also the cold weather and the long flight for their away game in the sixth and final Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers ...
Feb 12, 2019
TEAM Pilipinas will not only be concerned about the play of Kazakhstan in their road game in the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers, but also the weather.National coach Yeng Guiao said he is bracing for cold weather that can go ...
Jan 24, 2019
WHEN Team Pilipinas resumes practice on Thursday, coaches will await with eager anticipation on whether Thirdy Ravena will show up to join the national pool for the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers.National coach Yeng Guiao said there is still no ...
Jan 24, 2019
THE tense political situation in the Middle East will dictate Team Pilipinas' schedule of tune-up games before it plays Qatar in the Fiba Basketball World Cup qualifiers.National coach Yeng Guiao said the team plans to leave early for its ...
Jan 23, 2019
TEAM Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao is encouraging Christian Standhardinger to still attend the national squad's preparation for the Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers.Standhardinger's chances of making it to the final roster of the sixth and final World Cup qualifiers ...
Jan 22, 2019
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TROY Rosario has joined five-on-five practices and says he will be ready to see action for both TNT Katropa and the Philippine team next week.Out since suffering a broken nose in a preseason game with the Katropa in December, ...
Jan 22, 2019
TROY Rosario and Raymond Almazan are still part of Team Pilipinas for now as Team Pilipinas started its buildup for the sixth and final window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers.National coach Yeng Guiao said won't make ...
Jan 21, 2019
CHRISTIAN Standhardinger welcomed the inclusion of Andray Blatche in the Team Pilipinas pool even if it will keep him out of the national squad in the final window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers.Blatche has been recalled for make- ...
Jan 21, 2019
TEAM Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao has submitted a lineup to the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas for the final window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers set next month.Guiao declined to reveal the identity of the players named to the ...
Jan 10, 2019
TEAM Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao wants to have Andray Blatche in the country by mid-January in preparation for the final window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers.Guiao said the team needs the naturalized Filipino center to train with ...
Dec 31, 2018
ANDRAY Blatche will be suiting up for Team Pilipinas in the final Fiba Basketball World Cup qualifying window in February, Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) president Al Panlilio confirmed on Friday."Yes he will. We are finalizing matter with him," said Panlilio ...
Dec 28, 2018
TEAM Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao bared an option of bringing in a new naturalized player for the national squad for the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers.Guiao said selecting a new naturalized player is also one of the options to improve ...
Dec 8, 2018
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