Wednesday, September 03, 2014

FIBA World Cup: Philippines vs Puerto Rico on September 3, 2014

Watch the game of the Gilas Pilipinas vs the Puerto Rican national basketball team on September 3, 2014 at Palacio Municipal de Deportes San Pablo, Spain.

Philippines Broadcast

Live: September 3, 2014 at 7:30PM on TV5 
Replay: September 4, 2014 at 1:30PM on TV5 
Replay: September 5, 2014 at 12:00PM on Aksyon TV

Philippines Puerto Rico
Alapag, Jimmy (PG) 5'10Arroyo, Carlos (PG) 6'1
Tenorio, LA (PG) 5'7Rodríguez, Andrés (PG) 6'0
Chan, Jeffrei (SG) 6'2Barea, José Juan (PG) 6'1
Castro, Jayson (SG) 5'10Chaney, Richard (SG) 6'5
Lee, Paul (SG) 6'0Ayuso, Elías Larry (SG) 6'4
David, Gary (SG) 6'1Holland, John (SF) 6'6
de Ocampo, Ranidel (SF) 6'6Galindo, Alex (SF) 6'9
Norwood, Gabe (SF) 6'6Balkman, Renaldo (PF) 6'9
Pingris, Marc (PF) 6'6Printezis, Georgios (PF) 6'9
Aguilar, Japeth (PF) 6'9Clemente, Ramon (C) 6'7
Fajardo, Junmar (C) 6'11Villafañe, Luis (C) 7'0
Blatche, Andray (C) 6'11Santiago, Daniel (C) 7'1
Head Coach
Chot ReyesPaco Olmos

The Gilas Pilipinas needs to win this game to have a chance to qualified in the next round. After this game they also need to win the game against the Senegal Team.

The Philippine team is ranked no. 34 in world by FIBA and they will face the ranked no. 17 in the world. 

The Puerto Rican national team won the 2nd place in the 2013 FIBA Americas Championship. Both team still winless in FIBA World Cup 2014.