Category Archives: 2019 FIBA World Cup

Chinese-Taipei Player Pool for Asian Qualifiers

Chinese-Taipei is in Group B of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers along with Gilas Pilipinas, Japan and Australia. Gilas Pilipinas will face Chinese-Taipei on November 27 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Lin Chih-Chieh - Chinese-Taipei

Chinese-Taipei Player Pool for 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers
-TJ Burke
-Chang Tsung-Hsien
-Chen Kuan-Chuan
-Chen Ying-Chun

Japan 24-man Player Pool for Asian Qualifiers

Japan is in Group B of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers along with Gilas Pilipinas, Chinese-Taipei and Australia.

Japan 24-man Player Pool for 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers
-Seiya Ando
-Yudai Baba
-Ira Brown

Gilas Training Camp for FIBA WC Qualifiers starts Nov 3

Gilas Pilipinas 2017

According to Gilas Pilipinas Coach Chot Reyes, the Gilas Pilipinas Training Camp will start on November 3 in preparation for the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers which will start end of November 2017.

Gilas Pilipinas vs Japan in Tokyo in 1st game of the FIBA WC Asian Qualifiers

Gilas Pilipinas will face Japan on November 24, 2017 at the Olympic Park General Sports Ground Gymnasium in Komazawa, Tokyo, Japan to start their campaign in the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifers.

Blatche/Standhardinger might miss FIBA World Cup Qualifiers

Andray Blatche and Christian Standhardinger

Naturalized players Andray Blatche and Christian Standhardinger might not be available for Gilas Pilipinas in the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers this November 2017 and February 2018.

Leading nations, exciting multiple host candidacies headline bids for FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023

FIBA has confirmed the shortlist of candidates in the running to host the FIBA Basketball World Cup in 2023.

Russia and Turkey, who have storied and successful basketball traditions at both European and World levels, are the two nations submitting single-host bids.

Key facts on FIBA’s New Competition System and Calendar

FIBA’s New Competition System and Calendar – designed to grow the game worldwide, increase its visibility through regular national team games and provide opportunities for new talent – launches later this year when the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers tip off in November.

Watch: FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Qualifiers explained

The new Home and Away System will be implemented in the 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers where teams will get to play at home and at the opponents home court. 2019 FIBA World Cup will be held in China.

Know more about the new System of Competition for the 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers

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