2013 fiba asia championships - updates

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Gilas begins new, tougher journey to the FIBA World Cup

Mar 04, 2014 - 4:30 AM

Coach Chot Reyes and Smart Gilas concluded their first practice on Monday their first step towards conquering the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain

THIS YEAR THE WORLD. Gilas coach Chot Reyes speaks in the middle of Team Philippines at Monday's opening practice to prepare for the FIBA World Cup. Photo by Jane Bracher

IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran

Aug 11, 2013 - 10:11 PM

Relive the heartbreaking Gilas Pilipinas loss to Iran in these photos

Gilas falls short as Iran takes gold

Aug 11, 2013 - 8:59 PM

Iran proves to be too big for Gilas Pilipinas to conquer in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship final

40 minutes to eternity: How Gilas stopped Korea

Aug 11, 2013 - 6:40 PM

Levi Verora recounts the 40 minutes that took Gilas from the brink of defeat to Spain

LIVE BLOG: Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran

Aug 11, 2013 - 6:14 PM

Follow updates on the finals matchup between Gilas Pilipinas and Iran

Preview: Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran

Aug 11, 2013 - 5:48 PM

Rappler previews the final matchup between Gilas Pilipinas and Iran Who will take the trophy?

No pain, no Spain: Gilas endures everything for PH glory

Aug 11, 2013 - 4:20 PM

To advance to Spain Gilas had to endure a lot of pain

Curse broken, on to the next challenge

Aug 10, 2013 - 11:00 PM

The sacrifices everyone made for and by Gilas are all worth it The Korean curse has been broken

GHOST SLAYER. Alapag came up big in the clutch. File photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

Hello, Spain! Gilas beats Korea

Aug 10, 2013 - 9:47 PM

Gilas beats Korea 86 79 to book a ticket to the 2014 FIBA World Cup

Preview: Gilas Pilipinas vs Korea

Aug 10, 2013 - 7:56 PM

Rappler previews the semifinal matchup between Gilas Pilipinas and Korea

LIVE BLOG: Gilas Pilipinas vs Korea

Aug 10, 2013 - 7:41 PM

With a chance to barge into the finals for the first time in recent years the Philippines takes on powerhouse Korea

FIBA Asia: Iran silences Chinese Taipei to make finals

Aug 10, 2013 - 7:16 PM

Iran destroys Chinese Taipei to enter the FIBA Asia finals

UNBLEMISHED STILL. Iran continued its winning run. File photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

LIVE BLOG: Iran vs Chinese Taipei

Aug 10, 2013 - 4:47 PM

Iran takes on Chinese Taipei for the first 2013 FIBA Asia Championship final slot

2013 FIBA Asia Championship Semifinals Preview

Aug 10, 2013 - 3:15 PM

Rappler previews the much awaited FIBA Asia Championship semifinal matchups

UNBEATEN. Iran remains the only blemish-free team here. Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Kazakhstan

Aug 10, 2013 - 1:23 PM

Relive Gilas amazing win over Kazakhstan in these photos by FIBA Asia

Breaking down Gilas' win vs Kazakhstan

Aug 10, 2013 - 1:08 PM

Rappler breaks down how Gilas demolished Kazakhstan last night

Korea to face Gilas in semis

Aug 10, 2013 - 12:23 AM

Korea arranges a Final Four matchup with Gilas Pilipinas after sinking Qatar

Gilas makes FIBA Asia semis

Aug 09, 2013 - 9:54 PM

Gilas Pilipinas advances to the semifinals of the FIBA Asia Championship after annihilating Kazakhstan

Meet the drummers for Gilas Pilipinas

Aug 09, 2013 - 8:17 PM

Meet the drummers who cheer their hearts out for Gilas Pilipinas

ONE BEAT AT A TIME. Gilas drummers cheer hard for the Philippines. Photo by Rappler/Danielle Nakpil.

LIVE BLOG: Gilas Pilipinas vs Kazakhstan

Aug 09, 2013 - 7:03 PM

Follow action in the Philippines Kazakhstan and Korea Qatar quarterfinal matchups

Preview: Gilas Pilipinas vs Kazakhstan

Aug 09, 2013 - 6:51 PM

Rappler previews the quarterfinal matchup between Gilas Pilipinas and Kazakhstan

Norwood emerges as PH's top defensive ace

Aug 09, 2013 - 6:22 PM

Gabe Norwood has emerged into a prime defensive stopper for Gilas Pilipinas

Roller-coaster: Looking back at Gilas' ride to the KO stages

Aug 09, 2013 - 4:51 PM

Let s look back at how Gilas Pilipinas qualified for the knockout stages

Tickets almost gone for FIBA Asia playoffs

Aug 09, 2013 - 4:45 PM

Tickets to the FIBA Asia playoffs have sold like hotcakes

What the next 3 days mean for Gilas Pilipinas

Aug 09, 2013 - 3:59 PM

Enzo Flojo dissects what the next 3 days mean for Philippine basketball

LIVE BLOG: 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Quarterfinals

Aug 09, 2013 - 12:46 PM

Eight teams are left to slug it out for 3 slots to the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain Who will emerge on top?

2013 FIBA Asia Championship Quarterfinal Previews and Predictions

Aug 09, 2013 - 12:22 PM

Rappler previews the quarterfinal matchups in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship

Qatar hero Musa asks for PH support vs Korea

Aug 09, 2013 - 10:38 AM

After helping Gilas land the 1 seed Qatar is now asking for the Philippines support against Korea

FIBA Asia: Statistical leaders entering the playoffs

Aug 08, 2013 - 9:05 PM

Statistical leaders entering the knockout stages of the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship

TOP SCORER. The former NBA player leads everyone in scoring. Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

2013 FIBA Asia Championship Power Rankings 2

Aug 08, 2013 - 8:38 PM

Iran continues to top the FIBA Asia Championship Power Rankings after the second round

LEADERS STILL. Iran has been invincible so far. Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

2013 FIBA Asia Championship Quarterfinals Schedule

Aug 08, 2013 - 2:16 PM

The FIBA Asia Championship quarterfinals schedule

IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Hong Kong

Aug 08, 2013 - 12:27 PM

Gilas Pilipinas went through the eye of the needle to beat Hong Kong

Gilas escapes Hong Kong to seal #1

Aug 07, 2013 - 9:49 PM

Gilas Pilipinas overcomes a sloppy outing to survive Hong Kong and get the Group E top seed

FIBA Asia: Knockout ticket prices for knockout stages

Aug 07, 2013 - 8:31 PM

Tickets reach sky high prices as FIBA Asia nears its culmination

KNOCKOUT PRICES. Tickets will cost as much as P5, 300.00. Photo by Rappler/Danielle Nakpil.

LIVE BLOG: Gilas Pilipinas vs Hong Kong

Aug 07, 2013 - 7:26 PM

The Philippines attempts to seal the top spot in Group E when they battle Hong Kong

Preview: Gilas Pilipinas vs Hong Kong

Aug 07, 2013 - 5:26 PM

Gilas Pilipinas meets Hong Kong in what is expected to be a humdinger

SLAM IT HOME. Aguilar and Gilas can secure the top spot. Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

Hong Kong nat'l team: Firemen, teachers, students

Aug 07, 2013 - 1:26 PM

Find out why Hong Kong hasn t performed well in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship

Qatar nips Chinese Taipei, clears path for Gilas to be #1

Aug 07, 2013 - 1:26 PM

Qatar defeated Chinese Taipei to clear the way for Gilas Pilipinas to take the top spot in Group E

How Gilas can get #1 in Group E

Aug 07, 2013 - 12:56 PM

Gilas still can get the top spot in Group E Here s how

#GOQATAR. Gilas needs Hayes and Qatar to beat Taiwan to take the top seed. Photo by FIBA Asia/Nuki Sabio.

LIVE BLOG: 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Day 6

Aug 07, 2013 - 10:54 AM

Get updated on action in the last day of the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship second round

#Puso: 'Kuya' Marcus Douthit leads by example

Aug 07, 2013 - 12:51 AM

An injured Marcus Douthit led by example as Gilas blew out Qatar

FIBA Asia: Gilas rips Qatar

Aug 06, 2013 - 10:08 PM

Gilas leaned on a scorching second quarter to blast Qatar

FIBA Asia: Gilas has to be ready for physical Qatar

Aug 06, 2013 - 7:59 PM

Gilas Pilipinas has to be ready for a bruising physical team like Qatar

FIBA Asia: Should Gilas tank vs Qatar?

Aug 06, 2013 - 7:01 PM

With a chance to face Korea rather than China will Gilas Pilipinas lose on purpose against Qatar tonight?

LIVE BLOG: Gilas Pilipinas vs Qatar

Aug 06, 2013 - 7:01 PM

With the momentum of an emphatic win Gilas Pilipinas guns for back to back triumphs against an unbeaten Qatar side

FIBA Asia Preview: Gilas Pilipinas vs Qatar

Aug 06, 2013 - 6:49 PM

What should Gilas do to beat Qatar? Find out in this preview by Enzo Flojo

FIBA Asia: Qatar coach wary of Gilas' quickness

Aug 06, 2013 - 4:58 PM

Qatar coach Thomas Wisman is worried about Gilas greatest strength: quickness

Japeth Aguilar soars as Gilas rises to victory

Aug 06, 2013 - 12:34 PM

Japeth Aguilar soared as Gilas rose to an important victory over Japan

LIVE BLOG: 2013 FIBA Asia Championship Day 5

Aug 06, 2013 - 11:45 AM

Teams continue to jostle for quarterfinals slots as action sizzles in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena

IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Japan

Aug 06, 2013 - 9:15 AM

Relive the inspiring victory by Gilas over Japan through these photos by FIBA Asia s Nuki Sabio