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That Olympic dream will have to wait yet again.
In need of a win to stay alive in the tournament, Gilas Pilipinas instead found itself on the wrong side of the scoreboard once more, succumbing to the upstart Tall Blacks of New Zealand, 89–80.
Gilas Pilipinas vs New Zealand in the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament last July 6 at the Mall of Asia Arena.
2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament Manila Day 2 Results
Game 1: Canada defeated Senegal, 58-55
Top Scorer: Cory Joseph – 13 points
Game 2: New Zealand defeated Philippines, 89-80
Top Scorer: Tai Webster – 25 points
New Zealand defeated Gilas Pilipinas, 89-80 led by Tai Webster with 25 points and 11 rebounds while Andray Blatche led Gilas with 30 points and 7 boards.
Watch: Gilas Pilipinas vs New Zealand Full Game Replay