under 16 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on under 16


WhatsApp bans European under-16s from using app

Apr 25, 2018 - 11:00 PM

In an update to its terms of service, WhatsApp says the minimum age for users outside the EU is still 13 years

Australia wallops Batang Gilas by 30 to advance to FIBA U16 Asia q'finals

Apr 04, 2018 - 1:02 PM

Batang Gilas, which drops to 1-1, must fight for a quarterfinals berth

DRUBBING. Batang Gilas fails to secure an outright quarterfinals berth in the FIBA U16 Asian Championships with a rough loss to Australia. Photo from FIBA

Coach Oliver unsatisfied with Batang Gilas performance against Indonesia

May 15, 2017 - 8:00 PM

Batang Gilas coach Mike Oliver says the team needs to adjust in terms of offense and lineup in the coming games

MORE. Despite being unbeaten in the SEABA U16 tournament, Batang Gilas coach Mike Oliver says the team still needs a lot of work. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Batang Gilas slays Indonesia in SEABA U16 tournament

May 15, 2017 - 1:56 PM

Batang Gilas remains undefeated in SEABA Under 16 Championship tournament

STANDING TALL. Kai Sotto persistently tries to score despite all guards defending the rim. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: What Batang Gilas practice looked like before SEABA

May 14, 2017 - 4:04 AM

Here s a sneak peak at one of the Under 16 team s practices just days before the much awaited SEABA tilt

Batang Gilas defeat Lebanon for fifth place finish

Nov 07, 2015 - 6:30 PM

Batang Gilas finished their run at the 2015 FIBA Asia Under 16 Championship in fifth place after defeating Lebanon

Will Gozum of the Philippines puts up a shot under the rim. Photo from FIBA.com

Batang Gilas blows out Thailand, advances to battle for 5th

Nov 06, 2015 - 2:37 PM

The national team will face the winner of Lebanon vs Kuwait

Slow start dooms Batang Gilas in FIBA U16 quarterfinals loss to Japan

Nov 05, 2015 - 6:32 PM

Batang Gilas rallied in the fourth period but faced a lead too large to overcome

WATCH: Final two minutes of Batang Gilas' historic win over China

Nov 05, 2015 - 4:07 PM

The Philippines ended the game with an 11 0 run

IN PHOTOS: Batang Gilas notches historic win over China in FIBA Asia U16

Nov 03, 2015 - 8:14 PM

See Batang Gilas monumental upset victory captured in pictures

ROAR. Jonas Tibayan lets out a roar. Photo from FIBA

Batang Gilas deals China first ever loss in FIBA Asia U16

Nov 03, 2015 - 6:55 PM

Batang Gilas ends the game on an 11 0 run to overturn a 72 67 deficit and come away with the upset victory

RECOVERY. Batang Gilas comes back strong from a loss by taking down China in the 2015 FIBA Asia Under-16 Championship. Photo from FIBA

Korea trips Batang Gilas in FIBA Asia U16

Nov 02, 2015 - 7:12 PM

The Philippines suffers its first loss of the 2015 FIBA Asia Under 16 Championship in Indonesia

FIRST LOSS. Batang Gilas absorbs its first setback against Korea in the 2015 FIBA Asia Under-16 Championship. Photo from FIBA

Batang Gilas wallops Thailand, moves to 2-0 in FIBA Asia U16

Oct 30, 2015 - 7:41 PM

The Philippines now leads Group C

Philippines slotted in Group C of FIBA Asia U16 Championship

Oct 09, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Together with Philippines in Group C are North Korea Thailand and Bahrain

PH U16 women’s football team to compete in AFC qualifier

Oct 04, 2014 - 1:59 AM

The Philippine national Under 16 women’s squad is set to compete in the AFC women’s championship qualifying round for their age group from October 5 to 9 in Malaysia

Head coach Joyce Landagan, PFF general secretary Ed Gastanes and technical director Aris Caslib together with the U16 women's team. Photo by Jaelle Nevin Reyes