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SBP looking for more naturalized players for Gilas

Andray Blatche

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or SBP is considering 3 more naturalized players as backup in case Andray Batche will not be available in some FIBA Tournaments.

Fil-Nigerian AJ Edu in Manila to discuss stint with Batang Gilas

Filipino-Nigerian AJ Edu who stands 6’9 and is only 16 years old arrived in Manila and is in discussion with Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or SBP to be part of Batang Gilas program.

w AJ Edu. Working towards the future! #labanpilipinas #PUSO

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Salamat MVP, Welcome New SBP Officers

SBP New Officers

Alfredo Panlilio has replaced Manuel V Pangilinan as SBP President while Senator Sonny Angara was named Chairman and Congressman Robbie Puno as Vice Chairman of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas.

New Gilas Cadets Program

Gilas Cadets

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or SBP is reviving the Gilas Cadets Program where amateur players will train and represent the Philippine National Basketball Team for the next 3 years.

SBP invites President Rodrigo Duterte to attend the FIBA OQT

SBP with President Rodrigo Duterte

When the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament starts on July 5, we will have a new president, Rodrigo Duterte who is also a basketball fan. SBP Executive Director Sonny Barrios went to Davao recently to personally invite President Duterte to watch Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA OQT.

SBP U16 3×3 – Pambasang Tatluhan

SBP U16 3x3 - Pambasang Tatluhan

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas Under 16 Pambasang Tatluhan (SBP 3×3 U16 Tournament) will start this April 9 and 10, 2016 to be run by MVP Sports Foundation Inc.

SBP Under 16 Pambansang Tatluhan Regional Finals Schedule:
April 9-10
• Cagayan De Oro (Reg.10)
• Davao (Reg. 11)
• General Santos (Reg.12)

Official Gilas Pilipinas Apparel

Official Gilas Pilipinas Apparel

Official Gilas Pilipinas Shirts for P399 only at all Robinson’s Department Stores. Also available at SM Supermalls soon!

SBP submits bid to host the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifiers

2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifiers

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) has formally submitted to FIBA our intent to host one of the three 2016 FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournaments from July 4-10, 2016.