Gilas vs Greece - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Gilas vs Greece


Gabe Norwood of Gilas: ‘We play to the end’

Sep 01, 2014 - 2:17 PM

At the start we were foolish enough to dream that we can compete with these teams so we’ll just be foolish all the way says Gilas coach Chot Reyes

PLAY TO THE END. Gabe Norwood says it's in our culture to never give up. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

'Like a True Warrior': Netizens applaud naturalized Blatche

Sep 01, 2014 - 4:31 AM

Andray Blatche finished with 21 points and 14 rebounds as he played through the pain after suffering a twisted knee in their game against Croatia

Gilas Pilipinas outmuscled by Greece for second straight loss

Sep 01, 2014 - 4:07 AM

A hobbled Andray Blatche scored 21 and grabbed 14 boards and June Mar Fajardo had a career game but it wasn t enough to topple the 5th ranked Greece team

Marc Pingris of Gilas Pilipinas drives to the rim against Giannis Antetokounmpo of Greece. Photo by Raul Caro/EPA

Andray Blatche to play through knee soreness against Greece

Aug 31, 2014 - 11:17 PM

Andray Blatche will be playing through knee soreness against Greece after twisting it during Gilas game against Croatia

SOLDIERING ON. Andray Blatche will have to overcome knee soreness against Greece. Photo from

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Greece

Aug 31, 2014 - 8:02 PM

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

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.

Facing Gilas Pilipinas: Greece

Aug 25, 2014 - 4:17 AM

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

HELLAS GOOD. The Greece team celebrates after defeating Spain in the 2013 FIBA Eurobasket. Photo by Armando Babani/EPA