Philippines-Australia game - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines-Australia game


Chot Reyes hopes Gilas will adapt to international brand of basketball

Feb 22, 2018 - 10:02 PM

'When we come in, it's very hard to kind of erase all of the habits and the things that they do with their mother teams in competitions like this,' says Gilas coach Chot Reyes after their loss to Australia

DIFFERENT GAME. Gilas Pilipinas head coach Chot Reyes in a huddle during the Gilas Pilipinas vs Australia game Thursday, February 22, in the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne, Australia.  FIBA Images

Australia topples Gilas Pilipinas in FIBA WC Asian Qualifiers

Feb 22, 2018 - 6:28 PM

(UPDATED) Gilas now holds a 2-1 record in Group B while Australia becomes the only undefeated team behind a 3-0 card

FALLEN. Calvin Abueva of Gilas Pilipinas finished with 5 points and 4 rebounds in their first game versus Australia Thursday, February 22, 2018, in the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne. FIBA Images

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

HIGHLIGHTS: Philippines vs Australia – 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers

Feb 21, 2018 - 1:31 PM

The game, which will be played on February 22 at 4:30pm (PH time), will determine who will remain the only undefeated team in Group B with both squads carrying spotless 2-0 records