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FIBA Asia Cup 2022 draw set for December

The countdown to FIBA Asia Cup 2022 has begun, with the FIBA Regional Office Asia and the Indonesian Basketball Federation, Perbasi, officially confirming that the event will  take place from 12-24 July 2022.  FIBA Asia Cup 2022, Asia’s premier men’s national team competition, was originally scheduled for August 2021. FIBA Asia Cup 2022 which will be played in Jakarta, …

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Janine Pontejos truly belongs in Gilas Women program

When you watch Janine Pontejos play basketball, she always plays hard. She always competes like she has a chip on her shoulder. She goes all out every time she’s on the floor because she’s constantly ready to prove herself.  When Pontejos began her journey representing the Philippines, she didn’t really expect to be a basketball …

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Afril Bernardino: Face of Philippine women’s basketball

Afril Bernardino is already considered one of the best female basketball players in the Philippines today.  But like most athletes, she didn’t immediately find success. When Bernardino was growing up, she was always fascinated by the sport of basketball but never really got into it full-on. She spent time watching her family and neighbors play …

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SBP statement regarding Jordan Heading

This is the official statement of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas regarding Jordan Heading: We have formally written FIBA and the Chinese Taipei Basketball Association in connection with the reported playing in Taiwan for the Taichung Suns of Mr. Jordan Timothy Heading and have informed them that Mr. Heading has a “live” legal contract with …

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Philippines set to host Group A as FIBA Asian Qualifiers Window rescheduled to February 2022

The Philippines will be hosting another FIBA bubble. Due to the fluidity of the situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, all the Group A games scheduled for the first two windows of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Asian Qualifiers will be played this February 2022 in the Philippines. The initial schedule had home-and-away meetings …

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