Saturday, October 03, 2015

China defeats Philippines in FIBA Asia 2015 Finals

The Chinese national bsketball team defeated the Philippine team in the FIBA Asia 2015 today, October 3, 2015.

In the first half China dominated using their good outside shots and defense.  The Chinese team was able to get the momentum in early quarters of the game. With height and speed the 1st half ended with 11 points lead by China 46-35.

Stil the Chinese team got the second half and win the game. They are really dominated all around. The Philippines was nothing can do about.  The Gilas was down 16 points by the Chinese team in the 4th.

The game ended 78-67 wins by the host team China and they got the 1 spot at the 2016 Rio Olympics.

The Scores:

China 78: Guo 19, Q.  Zhou 16,  Yi 11, Ding 9, Li 9, P. Zhou 7, Zhao 3, Zhai 2, Wang 2

Philippines 67: Blatch 17, Abueva 9, Romeo 9, Castro 8, Norwood 7, De Ocampo 7, Hontiveros 6, Thoss 4.

The Gilas Pilipinas Olympic dreams still alive with 2016 FIBA world Olympic qualifying tournament on July 2016.