Gilas vs Croatia - updates

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Filipinos around the world fly to Seville to support Gilas Pilipinas

Aug 31, 2014 - 7:51 PM

Filipinos from all over the world endured long flights and financial sacrifice to watch Gilas Pilipinas return to the world basketball stage

DEDICATED FANS. Roviel Villa (L) and Francis Naval (R) flew all the way from Norway and Dubai respectively to watch Gilas Pilipinas play in the FIBA World Cup.

The day Gilas Pilipinas arrived

Aug 31, 2014 - 10:18 AM

On August 30 2014 Gilas Pilipinas made its presence known on the world scene against Croatia capturing the imagination of Filipinos the world over

HEAR ME ROAR. Andray Blatche of Gilas Pilipinas lets out a scream as Team Philippines supporters cheer in the background. Photo from FIBA

Gilas earns respect, admiration in Croatia loss

Aug 31, 2014 - 5:20 AM

Filipino basketball personalities lauded Gilas Pilipinas for their gutsy stand against basketball giants Croatia in the FIBA World Cup opener

Croatia’s Dario Saric defends the ball against a pesky Marc Pingris of Gilas. Photo by Raul Caro/EPA

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Croatia

Aug 30, 2014 - 12:57 PM

Live updates on the FIBA World Cup round 1 game between Gilas Pilipinas and Croatia

Facing Gilas Pilipinas: Croatia

Aug 24, 2014 - 12:25 PM

Take a closer look at the Croatian national basketball team which will face Gilas Pilipinas in Group B of the FIBA World Cup

Croatia celebrates a victory over Ukraine in the Eurobasket 2013 quarterfinal. A fourth place finish in the tournament qualified them for the FIBA World Cup. Photo by Armando Babani/EPA