Philippines vs Australia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines vs Australia


Bashers are 'going to find something else,' says Blatche

Feb 26, 2018 - 6:33 PM

After drawing flak for his subpar outing in Gilas' loss to Australia, Blatche redeems himself with a double-double in the win over Japan

REDEMPTION. Andray Blatche lets out a huge scream as Gilas turns back Japan. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Big reveal: Calvin 'The Beast' Abueva cried upon returning to Gilas

Feb 26, 2018 - 4:22 PM

'When I told Calvin that he was going to Japan (Australia), he broke down in tears,' says Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes

FIBA PHI vs JPN Feb 25. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ravena, Alas take backcourt reins for Philippines vs Australia

Feb 22, 2018 - 9:38 AM

With Jayson Castro and Jio Jalalon out, Gilas Pilipinas' backcourt duties rest on the shoulders of Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas against Australia today

BACKCOURT DUO. Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas take the backcourt reins for Gilas Pilipinas. Photos by PBA Images

Abueva in, Castro out in 12-man Philippine lineup vs Australia

Feb 21, 2018 - 2:33 PM

Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes says Jayson Castro 'was not there at all' in last night's practice after twisting his ankle two weeks ago

SURPRISE. Gilas head coach Chot Reyes reveals the final 12 of the Gilas Pilipinas lineup against Australia. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Chot Reyes: Gilas making most of limited preparation vs Australia

Feb 12, 2018 - 9:03 PM

'What else is new?' says head coach Chot Reyes of the tight schedule Gilas Pilipinas faces to gear up for its game against Australia on February 22

FINDING WAYS. Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes says they have to make do with what they have as their clash against powerhouse Australia looms. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler