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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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PHI grouped with AUS, JPN and TPE in 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers

2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers

Philippines will be in Group B with Australia, Japan and Chinese-Taipei in the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers. Gilas Pilipinas will face these teams in 1 home and 1 away game starting November 2017.

2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers Draw Ceremony Livestreaming

2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup Qualifiers Draw Ceremony on May 7, 2017, 8pm Manila Time in Guangzhou, China.

Watch 2019 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers Draw Ceremony Livestreaming

Manny Pacquiao vs Yao Ming for the 2019 FIBA World Cup

Manny Pacquiao vs Yao Ming for the 2019 FIBA World Cup

Manny Pacquiao is part of the Philippine delegation now in Tokyo for the Final Bid Presentation for the hosting of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup while China is represented by Yao Ming.

2019 FIBA World Cup will be played in Asia

According to the FIBA Executive Committee, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be played in Asia with only two countries left as candidates, China and Philippines. Final presentation of China and Philippines will be on August 7 in Tokyo.

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Welcome new Gilas Pilipinas Head Coach, Tab Baldwin!

Tab Baldwin

Let us give a warm welcome to our new Gilas Pilipinas Head Coach Tab Baldwin!

Tab Baldwin has agreed to a 4-year contract with the option to renew for another year if we qualify for the 2019 FIBA World Cup. First Tournament of our new Gilas Coach is the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship in Wuhan, China which will give us a chance to compete in the 2016 Rio Olympics if we win the tournament.

Know more about Tab Baldwin at Who is Tab Baldwin?

Former Gilas Pilipinas Head Coach Chot Reyes congratulates Tab Baldwin

Philippines in shortlist for hosting the 2019 FIBA World Cup

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Philippines is one of the 6 countries being considered to host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, the other countries in the shortlist are China, Germany, France, Qatar and Turkey. The 6 candidates can also be considered as hosts for the 2023 FIBA World Cup.

Timeline of Selection of Host for 2019 FIBA World Cup
Dec 15-16, 2014 – Meeting in FIBA Headquarters in Geneva for the 6 candidates
Jan 2015 – Site visit with FIBA Officials in the 6 countries