WATCH: Gilas pool, coaches on why PH should host 2019 FIBA World Cup
The Philippines is one of the two final candidates, with China as the competition.
Over the past few days, Filipinos worldwide have given different reasons why the country should host the premier basketball tournament. Many have pointed out the love for the game, and how basketball has become like a religion in a nation that eats, breathes, and plays hoops.
But how about the coaches and players representing the Philippines’ colors in international basketball play?
Why do they think the Philippines deserves to win hosting rights for the 2019 FIBA World Cup?
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