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A 6th FIBA Asia Championship title for the Philippines at #FIBAAsia2015?

A 6th FIBA Asia Championship title for the Philippines at #FIBAAsia2015?

Posted by FIBA on Monday, May 25, 2015

FIBA released a new video about Gilas Pilipinas and posted a question “A 6th FIBA Asia Championship title for the Philippines at #FIBAAsia2015?”

This means Philippines already won the Gold Medal in the FIBA Asia Championship 5 times, the tournament was previously called Asian Basketball Confederation (ABC) Championship and was inaugurated in Manila in 1960.

Gold Medal History of Philippines in the FIBA Asia Championship (ABC Championship)
1 – 1960 in Manila
2 – 1963 in Taipei

Gilas Pilipinas 24-man roster for FIBA Asia Championship


The Philippines already submitted the 24-man roster for the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship yesterday, the Gilas Pilipinas roster includes Marcus Douthit, Jimmy Alapag, Jayson Castro, LA Tenorio, Ranidel de Ocampo, Larry Fonacier, Gabe Norwood, Gary David, Marc Pingris, June Mar Fajardo, Jeff Chan, Japeth Aguilar, Beau Belga, Sonny Thoss, Greg Slaughter, Garvo Lanete, Jake Pascual, Ronald Pascual, R. R. Garcia, Matt Ganuelas, Kevin Alas, Ryan Reyes, Kelly Williams and Jared Dillinger.

The final 12-man lineup for the FIBA Asia Championship on August 1-11, 2013 will be named on July 12 and only players from the 24-man roster can be included in the final Gilas Pilipinas roster.

Who do you think should be in the final 12 Gilas Pilipinas roster from the list above?

Gilas Pilipinas: The Road to FIBA Asia Documentary

Gilas Pilipinas 4-part Documentary #LabanPilipinas

The Road to FIBA Asia Teaser #2

The Road to FIBA Asia Teaser #1

This will be a 4 part documentary on Team Gilas Pilipinas as they prepare to compete for the top spot in FIBA Asia. From their practice sessions, tune up games, their professional lives (PBA) and their personal lives (families), from their triumphs to their sacrifices; see Gilas Pilipinas like never before…

PBA moves 3rd conference for FIBA Asia Championship

The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Board has approved to move the PBA Governors Cup to pave way for the Training of our Philippine National Basketball Team, Gilas Pilipinas. The PBA 3rd conference will now be held from August to October 2013 instead of May to July 2013. Two full months of preparation for Gilas Pilipinas plus Monday training after announcement of line-up.

The FIBA Asia Championship will be held from August 1 to 11, 2013 and will be hosted here in the Philippines. Gilas Pilipinas Coach Chot Reyes will announce the FIBA Asia Championship roster on Thursday.

Let us pray and give our all-out support to Gilas Pilipinas!

One PBA Player per team on Gilas Pilipinas

The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Board has approved to lend at least 1 PBA player per team for the Gilas Pilipinas National Basketball Team that will compete in the FIBA Asia Championship this August 2013. The only sure player for that team is Naturalized-player, Marcus Douthit. But it is still the decision of Coach Chot Reyes who will make the final lineup.

Who should be included in the Gilas Pilipinas 12-man lineup?

PBA Teams – Unofficial Candidates
Air 21 – Nino Canaleta, Noy Baclao or Mike Cortez
Alaska – Calvin Abueva, Sonny Thoss, Cyrus Baguio or JV Casio
Barako – Mick Pennisi, Sean Anthony or Doug Kramer
Ginebra – LA Tenorio, Mac Baracael or Mark Caguiao
Globalport – Gary David or Willie Miller
Meralco – Mac Cardona, Ronjay Buenafe, Cliff Hodge or JR Reyes
Petron – Arwind Santos, Junmar Fajardo, Jay Washington, Marcio Lassiter, Chris Lutz or Alex Cabagnot
Rain or Shine – Jeff Chan, Paul Lee, Chris Tiu or Gabe Norwood
San Mig Coffee – James Yap, Peter June Simon, Yancy de Ocampo, Mark Barroca or Marc Pingris
Talk N Text – Jimmy Alapag, Kelly Williams, Ryan Reyes, Larry Fonacier, Jared Dillinger, Ranidel de Ocampo or Jayson Castro

From Smart Gilas Cadet Pool – Greg Slaughter, Garvo Lanete, Kevin Alas

Smart Gilas Win-Loss Record since 2009

Smart Gilas Pilipinas International and Local Tournaments Recap
2009-2011 Smart Gilas Win-Loss Record

Overall Standing in 3 years: 47 wins, 32 losses
(Based on Major Tournaments only, not including Exhibition Games)

-Highest place finish in an International Tournament was 3rd place in 2011 Jones Cup (SEABA not included)
-Big leap in win-loss record from 2010 to 2011

2011 (28 wins, 13 losses)
-FIBA Asia Championship – 4th Place (6-3)
-Jones Cup – 3rd Place (6-3)
-SEABA Championship – 1st Place (3-0)
-FIBA Asia Champions Cup – 4th Place (5-2)
-PBA Commissioners Cup – 3rd Place (8-5)

2010 (14 wins, 17 losses)
-Asian Games – 6th Place (6-5)
-Jones Cup – 4th Place (3-3)
-FIBA Asia Champions Cup – 7th Place (2-5)
-FIBA Asia Stankovic Cup – 4th Place (3-4)

2009 (5 wins, 2 losses)
-FIBA Asia Champions Cup – 5th Place (5-2)

Smart Gilas FIBA Asia Updates

For FIBA Asia Championship Updates and Smart Gilas Updates, please visit

Smart Gilas vs Jordan Game Replay Video

2011 FIBA Asia Championship
Philippines vs Jordan Replay Video

1st Quarter – Part 1

1st Quarter – Part 2

2nd Quarter – Part 1

2nd Quarter – Part 2

3rd Quarter – Part 1

3rd Quarter – Part 2

4th Quarter – Part 1

4th Quarter – Part 2

* thanks to aymanxp22 of youtube