2017 FIBA Asia Cup - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2017 FIBA Asia Cup


Comeback is real as Gilas Pilipinas beats Jordan, takes 7th spot in FIBA Asia Cup

Aug 20, 2017 - 8:34 PM

Gilas Pilipinas grabs the 7th spot after stealing the win away from Jordan

South Korea blows out Gilas Pilipinas by 32 in FIBA Asia Cup quarters

Aug 17, 2017 - 1:14 AM

UPDATED Gilas Pilipinas runs out of steam in a second half meltdown and will have to settle for the classification round

KOREAN CURSED. Terrence Romeo erupts for 22 points in the second quarter but Gilas is unable to keep up with an efficient South Korean squad in the second half. File photo from FIBA.com

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, August 16, 2017

Aug 16, 2017 - 12:30 PM

Hello Here s a roundup of news you need to know this Wednesday

HIGHLIGHTS: Philippines vs Iraq - FIBA Asia Cup 2017

Aug 10, 2017 - 6:43 PM

Gilas Pilipinas looks to continue its winning ways in Lebanon against Iraq on Friday August 11 at 9 pm

Cruz, Standhardinger ready for battle in Gilas double duty

Aug 03, 2017 - 5:29 PM

Standhardinger and Cruz are wary of fatigue in the back to back tournaments but are hoping to come back with top honors in the FIBA Asia Cup and SEA Games

DOUBLE DUTY. Christian Standhardinger, coming off a stint in the Jones Cup, will also see action in the FIBA Asia Cup and SEA Games. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Blatche: There are a lot of reasons why I can't join Gilas for FIBA Asia Cup

Jul 26, 2017 - 8:09 PM

The naturalized center will not joint the Philippines at the FIBA Asia Cup in Lebanon

NO BLATCHE. Andray Blatche will not be with Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA Asia Cup. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Mix of cadets, PBA vets make it to Gilas 12 for 2017 FIBA Asia Cup

Jul 25, 2017 - 10:18 PM

The Philippines will be competing in Lebanon from August 8 to 20

BACK FOR DUTY. June Mar Fajardo and Japeth Aguilar will again see action for Gilas Pilipinas at the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup. They are seen here during the SEABA Championships in May 2017. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler