Gilas Pilipinas' medal hopes doomed after bowing to Lithuania.

Fri Jul 21, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez based on TV5 live coverage
Lithuania All-Star defeated Gilas Pilipinas, 91-80 on Friday at the Taipei Heping Basketball Gymnasium on Day 7 of the 2017 William Jones Cup. The smaller, younger Gilas have no match against..

Young Gilas holds off taller Iraqis in Jones Cup to stay alive

Thu Jul 20, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez based on TV5 live coverage
Gilas Pilipinas remained in the medal hunt of the 39th Jones Cup in Taipei after it bombarded Iraq with slam dunks and three-point baskets 84-75.   The tall and dirty players were no match to..

Gilas Pilipinas bows out of Jones Cup title bid, lost to S. Korea

Wed Jul 19, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
Gilas bows out of contention for the title of the Jones Cup in Taipei but national coach Chot Reyes remained proud of his wards.The "hope" of Gilas failed to function as Matt Wright was zero out of..

Gilas Pilipinas downs Taipei TEam B, now 2-1

Mon Jul 17, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez based on TV5 live coverage
Gilas Pilipinas scored big anew in the 39th Jones Cup and finished off Chinese Taipei Team-B 93-82 as the nationals today rose to 2-1 record going into Tuesday's battle against Japan in the 1 p.m...

Gilas bounces back, beats Chinese Taipei A

Sun Jul 16, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin Fernandez from TV5 live coverage
Christian Standhardinger, is a 6-foot-7 center of German descent showed how hard work paid off by leading Gilas Pilipinas against Chinese Taipei A 88-72 on the on-going Jones..

Gilas tumbles to Canada 150 in Jones Cup debut

Sat Jul 15, 2017  •  0
by: (Ivan Saldajeno/PNA)
MANILA-- Gilas' return to the Jones Cup did not go well, falling to Canada 150, 77-90, at the Taipei Peace International Basketball Hall in Taipei on Saturday.Turnovers slowed down Gilas in the first..

SMB claims Commissioner's Cup title over TNT 115-91

Sun Jul 2, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez through TV5 live coverage
Alex Cabagnot scored 19, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks and his veteran colleagues, notably Chris Ross, Arwind Santos, Marcio Lassiter, Junmar Fajardo, even Gabby Espinas and import Charles..

2 head cuts, $10-M dollars for Manny, WBO belt for Horn

Sun Jul 2, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez through Solar Sports live coverage
Manny Pacquiao had two head cuts and lost his WBO welterweight belt to Australian Jeff "The Hornet" Horn in 12 round of world boxing dubbed as Battle of Brisbane Sunday.Horn, who decided to go..

Australian boxer downs Jonel 'The Kid Pacquiao' Dapidran

Sun Jul 2, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez from Solar Sports live TV coverage
Fighting for the first time in a foreign land, Filipino boxer Jonel "The Kid Pacquiao" Dapidran lost to Australian Brent Dames in the first fight in the preliminaries of Battle of Brisbane Sunday at..

Pacman, 38 and Horn, 29 in Brisbane Sunday

Sat Jul 1, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin Fernandez
Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2, 38 knockouts) is defending the WBO title Sunday (9 am Manila time) in a blockbuster fight in Brisbane.It is the second Pacquiao fight since November..