Highlights: Gilas vs. Japan FIBA Asia Semi-Finals 2015

The Gilas Pilipinas defeats the Japanese team in FIBA 2015 Semi-Finals.


The Gilas and the Japanese showed the same determination in the game. The Japan lead the game in the first quarter by 1, and ended the game tied at the 2nd and the 3rd quarter.

In 4th the Gilas finished strong and win the game with 11 points lead.

Blatche leads the game with 22 points, Castro added 20 and the veteran Hontiveros with 18 points.

While Hejima leads the Japan team with 28 points and Tekeuchi added 18.


The Gilas advances to the finals and will play against the powerhouse China team on October 3, 2015 at 8:30Pm. Watch it live on TV5. Winner of this event will get the 1 spot at RIO Olympics 2015.