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After Iran game, Baldwin, coaching staff to make 'tough decision' over Gilas lineup

Jun 08, 2016 - 11:08 PM

Baldwin tempers heightened anticipation over the lineup announcement Wednesday June 8 saying the players performance at the Smart Araneta Coliseum muddled any previous choices

UNDECIDED. Coach Tab Baldwin is still undecided and has a tough choice ahead of him in selecting the 14-man Gilas Pilipinas lineup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Gilas leaves much room for growth after Iran scrimmage

Jun 08, 2016 - 1:02 AM

The scrimmage closed to the public is played to suit the coaches in order to work on situations

SCRIMMAGE. Gilas Pilipinas and Iran players shake hands after a scrimmage. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

New pork barrel, Marcos in 2016, Gilas vs Iran | 6PM wRap

Sep 28, 2015 - 7:14 PM

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Andray Blatche is Hamed's Ha-Daddy in first FIBA Asia clash

Sep 28, 2015 - 5:38 PM

Hamed Haddadi had long been the best big man in Asia but his first clash with Gilas Pilipinas Andray Blatche suggests those days may be over

WATCH: Terrence Romeo drains stepback triple vs Iran

Sep 28, 2015 - 4:39 PM

The national team rookie buried 3 of his 5 three point attempts to wind up with 15 points and two rebounds

Terrence Romeo tries to escape an Iranian defender in the second round of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Photo from FIBA

WATCH: Jayson Castro's monster game vs Iran

Sep 28, 2015 - 4:31 PM

Castro is Gilas Pilipinas leading scorer at FIBA Asia so far with 17 points a game to go with an average of 2 2 assists

BEST POINT GUARD IN ASIA. Jayson Castro is still Asia's best playmaker. Photo from FIBA

Jayson Castro is still the best point guard in Asia

Sep 28, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Jayson Castro shows he is still the man to beat at point guard outdueling Iran s Mehdi Kamrani in the Philippines victory over Iran

AGGRESSIVE. Jayson Castro was too quick for Hamed Haddadi on this play, and too fast for Iran on many other occasions. Photo from FIBA

WATCH: Blatche hits circus layup, swats Kamrani's shot

Sep 28, 2015 - 2:25 PM

Andray Blatche showed no ill effects of his right ankle sprain a day earlier as he puts on a show against Iran

BACK IN BLATCHE. Andray Blatche played like a man on a mission as the Philippines pulled off an important victory over Iran. Photo from

Poe leads polls, Reyes brothers, Gilas at FIBA Asia | 12PM wRap

Sep 28, 2015 - 1:30 PM

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LIVE BLOG: Gilas vs Iran - 2015 FIBA Asia second round

Sep 28, 2015 - 2:06 AM

Live updates of the Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran game at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship

Previewing Gilas Pilipinas' opposition in FIBA Asia round two

Sep 26, 2015 - 6:16 PM

Gilas Pilipinas will face stern tests in round two Is the book already out on how to play the Philippine nationals?

Calvin Abueva and the rest of Gilas Pilipinas will face 3 new, tougher foes in round two of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Photo from FIBA

WATCH: De Ocampo, Tautuaa scuffle with Iran's Haddadi

Sep 03, 2015 - 4:22 PM

A heated shoving match sets the tone for what will likely be one of the more physical matches at the upcoming FIBA Asia Championship

WHO'S YOUR HADDADI. Hamed Haddadi took his share of bumps in a win over Gilas Pilipinas at the William Jones Cup. Screen shot from live stream

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas vs Iran - Jones Cup

Sep 02, 2015 - 10:08 PM

Live updates of the Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran match at the 2015 William Jones Cup

Gilas Pilipinas falls to mighty Iran in Asian Games

Sep 25, 2014 - 3:15 PM

Gilas led by as many as 7 in the fourth before Iran streaked to win their fourth straight over the Philippines in this nonbearing Asian Games match

DENIED. Iran downs Gilas for the fourth straight time. File photo by Nuki Sabio

HIGHLIGHTS: Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran

Sep 25, 2014 - 12:03 PM

Live blog of the Gilas Pilipinas vs Iran 2014 Asian Games match

Gilas Pilipinas set for India showdown at Asian Games

Sep 22, 2014 - 6:14 PM

Gilas Pilipinas will make its 2014 Asian Games debut against India after the Indian squad advanced from the qualifying round with a 2 1 record

Paul Lee of Gilas Pilipinas goes to the rim against Indian center Rikin Shantilal Pethani during the FIBA Asia Cup. Photo from FIBA Asia

Gilas Pilipinas grouped with Iran in Asian Games

Aug 21, 2014 - 4:00 PM

The national men s basketball team is set for another clash with Iran this time in the 2014 Asian Games in South Korea

RETURN BOUT. Gilas Pilipinas will be grouped with Iran in the upcoming Asian Games. Photo by Mark Cristino