Gilas Pilipinas seeks to make history as it vies for a Tokyo Games berth in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Serbia starting on Thursday, July 1 (Manila time).
The all-cadet crew looks to become the first Filipino basketball team to compete in the Olympics since 1972.
Standing in the Philippines’ way are world No. 5 Serbia and No. 19 Dominican Republic in the group stage.
Only the top two teams from the group will advance to the knockout round and vie for the lone Olympic spot available in the Serbia OQT leg.
The Filipinos will face the Serbians on Thursday and the Dominicans on Friday, July 2.
Here is how you can watch Gilas Pilipinas’ games:
One Sports will broadcast the Philippines’ games live on free TV.
For pay TV, Cignal subscribers can view the matches on One Sports+.
For fans who cannot access One Sports on television, they can still stream the games through the Cignal Play website (cignalplay.com) or mobile app.
On the free Cignal Play version, users can watch channels like One Sports, One Sports+, and TV5.
Another option is through the gigafest.smart website exclusive for Smart subscribers. To stream the games on gigafest.smart, users have to turn on their mobile data. – Rappler.com