FIBA Asia finals - updates

Rappler's latest stories on FIBA Asia finals


Clarkson promises 'road to redemption' with Gilas in 2016

Oct 03, 2015 - 11:55 PM

In a post on his Twitter account Jordan Clarkson vows to be part of Gilas Pilipinas road to redemption in 2016

ROAD TO REDEMPTION. Jordan Clarkson looks forward to helping Gilas Pilipinas in 2016. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gilas falls to China, settles for FIBA Asia silver

Oct 03, 2015 - 10:21 PM

The Philippines misses the outright berth to the 2016 Summer Olympics and will instead be relegated to the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament

GILAS FALLS. The Philippine national men's basketball team loses an ugly game to China and settles for the silver medal in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Photo from FIBA

Win or lose, what happens to Gilas' Olympic dream?

Oct 03, 2015 - 7:44 PM

What happens to the Philippines Olympic dream if Gilas loses to China in the FIBA Asia Final?

WIN OR LOSE? What is next for Gilas Pilipinas and its Olympic dream after the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship? Photo from FIBA

Bully moves? MVP furious as Gilas bus delayed, coaches denied tickets

Oct 03, 2015 - 7:29 PM

Gilas Pilipinas arrives late at the venue and has less time for warm up according to MVP Some coaches also don t have tickets to the game

LATE. Gilas Pilipinas arrives late at the venue of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship finals due to a delayed electric bus, according to Manny V. Pangilinan. Photo from FIBA

Jordan Clarkson: 'My heart is with my Gilas brothers in China'

Oct 03, 2015 - 2:38 PM

I believe we have the heart of a champion and we will fight til the end Clarkson says

ALL OUT SUPPORT. Though not with Gilas in China, Jordan Clarkson offers his full support to the team a world away. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas vs China – 2015 FIBA Asia final

Oct 03, 2015 - 1:38 PM

See the action again between the Philippines and China through these highlights

PH’s road back to Olympic hoops stretches 43 years

Oct 03, 2015 - 1:15 PM

It’s been too long since the Philippines was on that particular world stage Let’s take a look at just how different the world was then as Gilas Pilipinas tries to make its return to the Summer Games

DIFFERENT ERA. Just how different an era was the last time the Philippines made it to the basketball Olympics? Photo from FIBA

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?