Gilas Pilipinas beat Japan for their 3rd straight win

Christian Standhardinger

July 18, 2017 – Gilas Pilipinas won their 3rd straight game as they defeated Japan, 100-85 in the 2017 William Jones Cup held in Taipei, Taiwan. Fil-German Christian Standhardinger led Gilas with 22 points and grabbed 15 rebounds.

Import Mike Myers with 17 points and 17 rebounds while Matthew Wright scored 15 points (6/10 FGs). Point guards Jio Jalalon and Kiefer Ravena with 11 points each.

It was a close game for the 1st three quarters but Gilas Pilipinas dominated the final quarter.

Philippines now with a 3-1 record. Next game will be against South Korea at 5pm tomorrow, July 19.

View Gilas Pilipinas Schedule for 2017 Jones Cup

Game Scores:
Philippines 100 – Standhardinger 22, Myers 17, Wright 15, Ravena 11, Jalalon 11, Cruz 7, Pessumal 6, Paras 4, Pogoy 5, Tolomia 2, Belo 0, Gotladera 0.





2 Responses to Gilas Pilipinas beat Japan for their 3rd straight win

  1. AUGUST FERNANDO says:

    Has that Boy BELO gone home already? Well, saves him some sweat. He’s not doing anything anyway. Nealy same as error prone no-shoot KOBE. Seeing this Paras kid play with the Bigs, I now know why nothing happened during his American schools stint…. Para kasi bakla kung kumilos eh. Masahol pa kina Jun Mar at Slaughter. Truly not a high-caliber cager worthy of NBA. Sorry, I’m just being HONEST.

  2. AUGUST FERNANDO says:

    My vote for MR CONSISTENCY goes to WRIGHT, RAVENA, STANDINGHHARDINGER. Honorable mentions are Myers and Jalalon. Pogoy has the bad habit of GETTING LOST. Wrost performer so far is KOBE PARAS, the error-prone, no shoot ex-U.S. “trained” dude, My two million cents on this Gilas Team. Let’s hope they get past the Korean…. By maybe 17 pts in anticipation of a triple tie, should the Korean luckily beat Canada, by more than 16 pts. GOOD LUCK, GILAS…. YOU NEED LOTS OF IT based on the 3 quarters against Japan this noon. YOU SURE GAVE US THE BEEJEEVIES! Good thing you checked their trifecta gunners, who were GREAT! HOW ABOUT OURS? WHERE??????

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