THE Philippines lost to Syria, 5-2, on Thursday night in matchday one of the second round of the Asian Qualifiers for the Fiba World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023.The Azkals failed to take advantage after an ...
Sep 5, 2019
PROBLEMS beyond his control forced Raymond Almazan to attend only one of the three full practices Team Pilipinas had with naturalized center Andray Blatche in tow.Despite those hindrances, he believes that the 32-year-old NBA veteran's skills outweigh ...
Feb 15, 2019
TEAM Pilipinas outclassed Meralco, 100-82, on Friday morning in the national squad's only tune-up game for the sixth window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup Asian qualifiers at the Meralco gym.The Nationals looked sharp in the second quarter ...
Feb 15, 2019
JAPETH Aguilar vowed to be in uniform the next time Gilas Pilipinas takes the court on Thursday as he aims to fully recover from his ankle sprain."Next time, mag-practice na ako," he said on Tuesday night at Meralco Gym.The ...
Feb 5, 2019
THIRDY Ravena is serving as backup if injuries to Troy Rosario and Raymond Almazan will make them unavailable for Team Pilipinas in the sixth and final window of the Fiba Basketball World Cup.National coach Yeng Guiao said he has informed Ravena ...
Jan 24, 2019
THIRDY Ravena is set to become part of the pool for the sixth and final window of the Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers.National coach Yeng Guiao said Ravena is indeed part of the national pool, but the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas ( ...
Jan 22, 2019
ARWIND Santos joins the four new entrants to Team Pilipinas' 12-man roster for the Iran game on Monday in the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers.Coach Yeng Guiao bared the development on Saturday during the national team's ...
Dec 1, 2018
GREG Slaughter left a gaping hole down low as his conspicuous absence was noticeable in Team Pilipinas' Saturday evening training session at Mall of Asia Arena.With the Philippines expected to parade a taller frontline for the Iran game on Monday ...
Dec 1, 2018
HUMBLING as the defeat may be, June Mar Fajardo remained defiant in his belief that Team Pilipinas will be able to overcome its struggles and bounce back on Monday against Iran in the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers."Buo ang tiwala ...
Dec 1, 2018
TEAM Pilipinas is bringing in the big guns for its all-important duel against Iran on Monday with the entry of Christian Standhardinger.The Fil-German forward is set to replace Stanley Pringle as the country's naturalized player for the ...
Dec 1, 2018
GABE Norwood's worst fears came to fruition on Friday as a listless Team Pilipinas delivered a dud, losing to Kazakhstan, 92-88, in their clash in the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers.The Philippines' unimpressive showings in the ...
Dec 1, 2018
IT'S deja vu all over again for Marcio Lassiter.A little over two months after incurring a cut on his left eyebrow from a wayward elbow from Iranian forward Arsalan Kazemi, the sweet-shooting swingman found himself bloodied once again ...
Dec 1, 2018
TEAM Pilipinas didn't just lose the game to Kazakhstan, 92-88, on Friday, it also blew its golden chance of inching closer to a berth to the 2019 Fiba World Cup.Had it won, the Philippines could've forced ...
Nov 30, 2018
ALEXANDR Zhigulin was smoking hot as Kazakhstan torched the Philippines to come away with a 92-88 squeaker Friday in the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers at Mall of Asia Arena.The Kazakhs' starting center waxed hot from deep to ...
Nov 30, 2018
AUSTRALIA pounced on a shorthanded Iran side, rolling to a 76-47 victory on Friday in Melbourne to become to the first Asian country to clinch a spot in the next year's Fiba World Cup.The Boomers pulled away in a ...
Nov 30, 2018
GABE Norwood understands the public taking caution on Team Pilipinas' chances in the fifth window of the 2019 Fiba World Cup Asian qualifiers, especially after going 1-3 in its tuneup games against Jordan and Lebanon last week.But the team ...
Nov 27, 2018
THREE days before Team Pilipinas' game against Kazakhstan, a near-perfect attendance was on hand for Tuesday's afternoon practice at Meralco Gym.June Mar Fajardo and Jayson Castro headlined the 17 men who were present for the session as ...
Nov 27, 2018
NATIONAL team coach Yeng Guiao was a picture of calm when he took the court on Thursday, a day removed after engaging in a shouting match against Jordanian counterpart Joseph Steibing.For the fiery bench tactician, he believes that the pair of ...
Nov 23, 2018
LAHAINA, Hawaii - Gonzaga found itself in the same position as Duke's first five opponents: appearing helpless as the Blue Devils and their rim-rattling freshmen ran past and flew over them.The Zags never panicked, never looked up in awe ...
Nov 22, 2018
IT'S one thing to practice with some of the best the country has to offer, but it's still a different feeling to play in an organized game with them.Ricci Rivero had his first taste of the action ...
Nov 20, 2018
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