Gilas Pilipinas vs Indonesia Finals Preview

Gilas Pilipinas vs Indonesia Finals Preview

Gold Medal Match: Gilas Pilipinas vs Indonesia in the Final Game of the 2017 SEA Games Basketball on August 26, 8:15pm at MABA Stadium, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Watch: Gilas Pilipinas vs Indonesia SEA Games Livestreaming

Both Gilas Pilipinas and Indonesia are undefeated in the SEA Games heading into the finals. Philippines swept the Preliminary Round, 3-0 and beat Singapore in the semifinals while Indonesia was 4-0 in the 1st round and defeated Thailand in the knockout semis.

In their previous matchup in the SEABA Championsip, Gilas Pilipinas beat Indonesia by 33 points, 97-64 but Philippines with a completely different line-up back then. Read: Gilas dominates Indonesia to sweep 2017 SEABA, barge into 2017 FIBA Asia Cup

Key Players:
Indonesia – Arki Wisnu and Mario Wuysang
Gilas Pilipinas – Christian Standhardinger and Troy Rosario

View Indonesia Roster for 2017 SEA Games

These players must play well in order for their teams to have a chance at the Gold Medal.

Kiefer Ravena will try to get his 4th Gold Medal in the SEA Games.

SEA Games Basketball Road to the Finals
Philippines defeated Thailand, 81-74
Philippines defeated Myanmar, 129-34
Philippines defeated Malaysia, 98-66
Philippines defeated Singapore, 68-60 (Semifinals)

Indonesia defeated Vietnam, 89-73
Indonesia defeated Cambodia, 112-70
Indonesia defeated Singapore, 70-54
Indonesia defeated Laos, 122-54
Indonesia defeated Thailand, 79-74 (Semifinals)

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