- Gilas Pilipinas was defeated by Iran in the 2019 FIBA World Cup
- The loss has put an end to the campaign of Gilas in FIBA
- The Philippine national team is expected to be part of the bottom four
Philippine national team Gilas Pilipinas has suffered a major loss in the 2019 FIBA World Cup.
KAMI learned that Gilas has wrapped up its campaign in FIBA after being defeated by Iran, 95-75, on Sunday.
In a report by the Inquirer, Gilas had a total standing of 0-5 in the tournament. Andray Blatche scored 12 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists during the game.
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As reported by the ABS-CBN News, Philippines is expected to be part of the bottom four of the FIBA.
The next FIBA World Cup will be in 20123. The Philippines will co-host Japan and Indonesia during the tournament.
In a previous report by KAMI, Gilas Pilipinas’ player Kiefer Ravena got emotional after losing against Angola. He explained that their team had been through many criticism that was why they were eager to win.
Gilas Pilipinas represented the Philippines in the FIBA World Cup. Included in the final lineup of the Philippine team were Andray Blatche, June Mar Fajardo, Gabe Norwood, Japeth Aguilar, Roger Pogoy, Troy Rosario, Kiefer Ravena, Raymond Almazan, CJ Perez, Paul Lee, Robert Bolick, and Mark Barroca.
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