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FIBA OQT 2016: New Zealand NT stops Gilas Pilipinas run, 93-84

8 JUL 2016 Manila Philippines photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA OQT 2016 News: New Zealand NT slashed the hearts of Filipino fans as it halted Gilas Pilipinas, 89-80, in the do-or-die game in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016 in SM MOA Arena yesterday. Tai Webster topbilled for the Tall Blacks with his 25 points and 11 boards, while his brother Corey Webster contributed 23 baskets.

FIBA OQT 2016: France evades Gilas Pilipinas scare, 93-84

6 JUL 2016 Manila Philippines photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA OQT 2016 News: France Le Bleus NT bucked an early game scare and crunch time uprising by Gilas Pilipinas with a 93-84 upset victory in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016 in SM MOA Arena yesterday. Nando De Colo paced the French with 27 points and 3 steals, while Tony Parker dropped 21 markers and 6 assists.

FIBA Asia 2015: China cheat sheet Gold standard

8 OCT 2015 •Manila Philippines   courtesy of FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 Aftermath: In today’s editorial we document the tactics used by China Basketball to covet GOLD in FIBA Asia 2015 as Pilipinas Basketball settled for Silver. We believe that the formidable China squad could have won the tournament without resorting to obvious game-rigging. We analyze what transpired over the course of Gilas preparations, the factors that led to to the Silver finish and what can be improved in the next staging of the Asian joust.

FIBA Asia 2015: Referree aided China wins GOLD, topples Gilas Pilipinas, 78-67

3 OCT 2015 Changsha China   Andray Blatche FIBA Asia 2015 News: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball bags Silver as China wins Gold, 78-67, with the help of referrees in the Finals of FIBA Asia 2015 in Changsha, China. Andray Blatche topscored for the losing cause of Pilipinas with 17 markers. Calvin The Beast Abueva and Terrence Romeo added 9 markers, while Jayson The Blur Castro chipped-in 8 baskets. China backcourt captain Guo Ailun meanwhile, led Team Dragon with 19 points.

FIBA Asia 2015 Preview: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball versus CHINA

3 OCT 2015 •Changsha China   Pilipinas vs China FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 Matchup Preview: The battle for GOLD begins, as Gilas Pilipinas Basketball goes to war against China NT in the Finals today October 3, in Changsha China FIBA Asia 2015. Let us check the basketball tactics, offensive and defensive sets and players that will rival the Filipinos in today’s court skirmish.

FIBA Asia 2015: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball ensures Silver, trounces Japan 81-70

2 OCT 2015 Changsha China   courtesy of FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 News: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball ensured Silver by trouncing Japan NT, 81-70, this Friday in the FIBA Asia 2015 Semifinals in Changsha China. Naturalized player Andray Blatche powered Pilipinas with his double-double 22 points and 13 rebounds, while Jayson “The Blur” Castro dropped 20 timely markers to steer Gilas 3.0 to the Gold medal match against China tomorrow at 8:30PM.

FIBA Asia 2015 Preview: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball versus JAPAN 2

2 OCT 2015 •Changsha China   Pilipinas vs Japan FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 Matchup Preview: Gunning for the Silver, Gilas Pilipinas Basketball battles anew Japan NT for their eighth game today October 2, in their knockout semifinals deathmatch at Changsha China, FIBA Asia 2015. Let us analyze the battle plans, court strategies and the player matchups that will unfold in this highly anticipated court war.

FIBA Asia 2015: Semis bound Gilas Pilipinas bumps Lebanon, 82-70

1 OCT 2015 Changsha China   courtesy of FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 News: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball stomped Lebanon NT, 82-70, to barge into the semifinals this Thursday in Changsha, China FIBA Asia 2015. Jayson “The Blur” Castro exploded for 25 big points, while Andray Blatche hauled 24 markers and 17 top rebounds. Terrence Romeo also chipped-in 10 markers for RP Five.
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