2016 FIBA Asia Challenge
Gilas Pilipinas 5.0 (former Gilas Cadets) will represent Philippines in the 2016 FIBA Asia Challenge from September 9-18, 2016 in Tehran, Iran.
Group A: China, Jordan and Kazakhstan
Group B: Philippines, India and Chinese Taipei
Group C: Iran, Qatar and Iraq
Group D: Japan, Korea and Thailand
No Official Line-up yet but it will be composed of top amateur players and will be without a naturalized player. Gilas 5.0 for the FIBA Asia Challenge will be coached by Josh Reyes on an interim basis.
Top 5 finishers in the FIBA Asia Challenge will get an extra berth for their respective subzones in the FIBA Asia Cup next year.