Group B - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Group B


Euro 2016: Sturridge stoppage-time winner stuns Wales as England tops Group B

Jun 16, 2016 - 11:22 PM

Jamie Vardy and Daniel Sturridge rise from the bench to score as England came from behind to defeat neighbors Wales 2 1

STOPPAGE TIME DRAMA. Daniel Sturridge knocked in a dramatic goal in the 92nd minute to give England a big win at Euro 2016. Photo by Andy Rain/EPA

WATCH: Gilas blows out Kuwait to reach second round

Sep 25, 2015 - 8:51 PM

Gilas Pilipinas will play in Group E of the second round and will face reigning champion Iran India and Japan

BLOWOUT. Gilas Pilipinas blows out Kuwait by 46 points to advance to the second group phase of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Photo from FIBA

Gilas breezes past Kuwait, advances to FIBA Asia second round

Sep 25, 2015 - 6:30 PM

With the win Gilas Pilipinas safely moves on to the second group phase in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

SECOND ROUND. Gilas Pilipinas is bound for the second round after dispatching Kuwait to end the first round with a 2-1 record. Terrence Romeo leads all Gilas players in scoring. Photo from FIBA Photo from FIBA

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas vs Kuwait – 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

Sep 25, 2015 - 11:44 AM

Relive the action through Rappler s highlights

IN PHOTOS: Gilas all smiles after 51-point demolition of Hong Kong

Sep 24, 2015 - 2:37 PM

Relive Gilas Pilipinas merciless pounding of Hong Kong through these photos

Photo from FIBA

WATCH: De Ocampo throws it down versus Hong Kong at FIBA Asia

Sep 24, 2015 - 12:59 PM

Hong Kong could not stop Ranidel De Ocampo from this booming dunk

Photo from FIBA

Gilas dusts off loss, mauls Hong Kong by 51

Sep 24, 2015 - 11:01 AM

A frustrated Gilas Pilipinas bares its teeth and bites down hard on Hong Kong for a strong recovery from a tough loss in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas vs Hong Kong – 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

Sep 23, 2015 - 10:11 PM

Relive Gilas Pilipinas show of dominance through these highlights

Gilas suffers upset against FIBA Asia first-timer Palestine

Sep 23, 2015 - 1:28 PM

The road to the gold for Gilas Pilipinas starts off with an upset loss to Palestine in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

UPSET. Gilas Pilipinas unexpectedly drops its first game in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship against Palestine. Abu Shamala of Palestine (right) leads only 4 players who scored for the unranked team. Photo from FIBA

UST extends win streak after nipping upset-seeking TIP

Aug 02, 2015 - 6:43 PM

The Tigresses hike its record to 3 1 in Group B and secure a slot in the playoffs of the Shakey s V League 12 Collegiate Conference

EJ Laure rises again for the UST Tigresses who extends their V-League win streak to 3 and secures a playoff spot. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Baldwin on PH’s FIBA Asia group: ‘We’re the team to beat in our pool’

Jun 28, 2015 - 9:26 PM

“We’re the team to beat in our pool and I intend to keep it that way But we’ll respect our opponents ” said Gilas coach Tab Baldwin

MORE TALENT. Tab Baldwin is feeling confident about his team's chances in the group stage - but not too confident. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Greece clinches FIBA World Cup knockout stage spot as Senegal streaks

Sep 02, 2014 - 5:16 AM

Greece were the first team to book their spot in the knockout stage of the FIBA World Cup by beating Puerto Rico while Senegal upset Croatia

HIGH FIVE. Nikos Zisis and Greece are assured of a spot in the knockout stages after winning their third straight. Photo from

Senegal beats Puerto Rico for historic FIBA World Cup win

Sep 01, 2014 - 3:11 AM

Senegal clinched their first victory at a world championship since 1998 on Sunday by beating Puerto Rico

Senegal's Maurice Ndour throws down a dunk in Senegal's win over Puerto Rico. Photo from FIBA

#WorldCup: Five players to watch for in Group B

Jun 10, 2014 - 7:21 PM

Who are the key players in Group B of the World Cup? Read on to find out who to watch for

Sergio Ramos celebrates after scoring the equalizer for Real Madrid in the Champions League finale. Photo by Jose Sena Goulao/EPA

I believe in Gilas Pilipinas. Do you?

Apr 19, 2014 - 9:08 AM

Gilas Pilipinas is fighting for the Philippines So why are Filipinos the first ones to doubt them?

CAN GILAS EXCEED EXPECTATIONS? Gilas Pilipinas hopes to defy expectations and make a deeper run at the FIBA World Cup in Spain. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Chot Reyes on FIBA Group B: 'It is a tough group'

Feb 04, 2014 - 6:12 PM

Chot Reyes acknowledges the tough task ahead of Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA World Cup as the Philippines is drawn to a group with Argentina Croatia Senegal Greece and Puerto Rico

'TOUGH GROUP.' The Philippines won't have it easy as Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes says Group B is a tough group to be in. Screengrab from FIBA's YouTube interview

Gilas Pilipinas lands in Group B of FIBA draw

Feb 04, 2014 - 3:00 AM

The Philippines lands in Group B in the FIBA World Cup

GROUP B. The Philippines has officially been drawn to Group B in the FIBA World Cup. File photo from Smart-Gilas Pilipinas official Facebook page