Gilas Pilipinas

Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 26 May to 03 June 2015)

Some updates on the men’s national basketball team, breaking news on the untimely death of professional baller Gilbert Bulawan, and promising developments in Philippine sports, according to new PSC chairman. – The Gilas Gallery Rappler presents the 12-man strong team of Gilas Pilipinas, who shall be facing the likes of France and New Zealand at …

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Baldwin Wants Competitiveness in Gilas Pool Head coach Tab Baldwin explains how “in sports, we should be competing for something as precious as wearing the Gilas uniform.” Read more here. Batang Gilas Settles for 5th Place in FIBA Asia U16 Batang Gilas won their last two games against Thailand and Lebanon over the weekend to place …

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What’s Next for Gilas Pilipinas After FIBA Asia Despite failing to get the gold in the FIBA Asia Championship against China yesterday, Gilas will still have a chance to earn a slot in the 2016 Rio Olympics, as the other three semifinalists (Iran, Japan and Philippines) have earned tickets to join one of three FIBA …

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SPORTS NEWS WEEKEND ROUNDUP (WEEK OF 20 to 26 SEPTEMBER 2015)

Gilas Pilipinas Ends First Round on a High Note With a win against Kuwait to end the first round of eliminations, the Philippine men’s national basketball team hopes to carry its momentum to the next round, facing much tougher squads in Japan, India, and defending champion Iran. Read more here.  Fil-Aussie Golfer Jason Day Becomes World No. …

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SPORTS NEWS WEEKEND ROUNDUP (WEEK OF 30 AUGUST to 05 SEPTEMBER 2015)

2 Filipinos Win Silver in the Asian Boxing Championships Light-flyweight Rogen Ladon and welterweight Eumir Felix Marcial end their respective campaigns representing the country in the ASBC Asian Boxing Championships with gallant runner-up performances in Bangkok, Thailand last Thursday. Read more here. Gilas Pilipinas Bags Silver in Jones Cup The Philippine national men’s basketball team Gilas Pilipinas …

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2015 FIBA Asia Championship: Gilas Grouped with Kuwait and Palestine Interaktv.ph reports: “Gilas Pilipinas was drawn with Middle East teams Kuwait and Palestine — not really known to have strong basketball teams — and a squad from East Asia yet to be determined in Group B of the 16-team tournament slated from September 23 to …

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