Gilas Pilipinas 3×3 will face the best teams in the world in an attempt to make the Tokyo Games through the FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Graz, Austria starting on Wednesday, May 26.
Ranked No. 20 in the world, the Philippines is set for an uphill climb as it got bunched with No. 3 Slovenia, No. 10 France, No. 26 Qatar, and No. 33 Dominican Republic in Group C. (LIVE UPDATES: Gilas Pilipinas at FIBA 3×3 Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2021)
The top two teams from each group will advance to the knockout playoffs, where the finalists and third-placer will qualify for the Olympics.
Gilas Pilipinas 3×3 is composed of Joshua Munzon, Alvin Pasaol, CJ Perez, and Mo Tautuaa, and reserves Santi Santillan and Karl Dehesa.
Here is the schedule of the group stage, Philippine time: