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Gilas Women beat India to stay in Division A

Khate Castillo caught fire from downtown to lead Gilas Pilipinas to a 74-70 victory against India in the classification match for 7th place in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup Thursday at the Prince Hamza Hall in Amman, Jordan.  Castillo, who finished with 22 points on 7-of-11 shooting from deep, was instrumental in the second-half …

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Vote for Afril Bernardino (Best individual performance in the group phase)

Afril Bernardino has been the best player for Gilas Pilipinas in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup. The 25-year-old Bernardino averaged 16.3 points per game (third-best in the tournament) on 52.6 percent shooting from the field during the group phase. She also tallied 8.0 rebounds (second-best), 2.0 assists, 1.3 steals, and 1.0 blocks. In the …

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Gilas Women suffer loss to China in FIBA Women’s Asia Cup opener

Gilas Pilipinas Women opened their 2021 FIBA Asia Women’s Cup campaign with a humbling 143-52 loss to China Monday at the Prince Hamza Hall in Amman, Jordan. Afril Bernardino led the Philippines with an all-around effort of 17 points, seven rebounds, two assists, as well as being a force on the defensive end with two …

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Primer for Gilas Women’s campaign in the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup

Gilas Pilipinas Women are all set to compete in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup in Jordan. Here’s everything you need to know about the competition.  What is the FIBA Women’s Asia Cup? The FIBA Women’s Asia Cup is the premier women’s basketball competition for the best national teams across the Asia/Oceania region. It also …

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Fajardo says playing for Gilas Pilipinas Women ‘a dream come true’

Gilas Pilipinas Women are just weeks away from competing in the 2021 FIBA Women’s Asia Cup, which runs from September 27 to October 3 in Jordan. “I’m very excited. This is the future of women’s basketball,” Gilas Women head coach Patrick Aquino said in a recent interview on The Game. “We have young ones and …

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