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Philippines will participate in the FIBA 3×3 U18 Asia Cup 2017

FIBA 3x3 U18 Asia Cup 2017

Philippines will participate in the 2017 FIBA 3×3 U18 Asia Cup from May 26-28 in Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

Philippine 3×3 U18 Team Roster (Men)
-Rhayyan Amsali (16 yrs old, 6’3″)

Recap: SEABA 2017 Championships

Gilas Pilipinas - SEABA 2017 Champions

Gilas Pilipinas walked away with the gold medal in the 2017 SEABA Championships in Manila after sweeping six other countries in the competition.

With the triumph, the national team booked a trip to the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup and the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualification process.

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.

Paras, Ravena, Teng and Jose to play in 2017 FIBA 3×3 World Cup

Kobe Paras, Kiefer Ravena, Jeron Teng and Raymar Jose will represent Philippines in the 2017 FIBA 3×3 World Cup to be held from June 17-21 in Nantes, France.

Ex-Gilas stalwarts de Ocampo, Norwood impressed by current national team roster

Gilas Pilipinas walked away as the victors of the 2017 SEABA Championships in Manila after a dominant 97-64 win over Indonesia on Thursday, May 18 at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum, in the process stamping their class as the undisputed kings of the Southeast Asian region.

There to witness Gilas celebrate another SEABA title are former national team members Ranidel de Ocampo and Gabe Norwood, who took the time to visit Gilas’ dugout before the match started.

Gilas dominates Indonesia to sweep 2017 SEABA, barge into 2017 FIBA Asia Cup

Andray Blatche and June Mar Fajardo

Indonesia was in the game, until they weren’t.

Gilas Pilipinas stamped their class in the Southeast Asian region after a decisive 97-64 win over Indonesia in the final game day of the 2017 SEABA Championships on Thursday, May 18 at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.

Veterans Andray Blatche and Jayson Castro anchored the squad with Blatche’s 21 points and 10 rebounds leading the way. He shot 7-of-12 from the field and made four triples. Castro added 14 points, seven rebounds, and five assists while hitting two from the outside.

Indonesia SEABA 2017 Player Roster

Gilas Pilipinas will face Indonesia today, May 18, 7pm in Day 7 of the 2017 SEABA Championship at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Indonesia Player Roster SEABA 2017

Indonesia Player Roster for 2017 SEABA Championship
-Difta PRATAMA (27, 6’2”)
-Hardianus LAKUDU (25, 5’10”)
-Arki WISNU (29, 6’3”)

Consistency of shooters Maliksi, Wright are the keys against Indonesia, says Reyes

Allein Maliksi and Matthew Wright

Only 40 basketball minutes separate Gilas Pilipinas from getting into the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualification process which begins in November this year.

Gilas defeated Vietnam, 107-52 in the 2017 SEABA Championships in Manila last Wednesday to remain unbeaten in the tournament and set up a virtual title match against Indonesia on Thursday, May 18.