Gilas women’s awaits fate as it splits main draw assignments in Fiba 3×3 Asia Cup

first_imgPBA: Gani Lawal, Baser Amer carry Meralco past Columbian Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Two-day strike in Bicol fails to cripple transport Philippines’ Gilas women’s 3×3 team. Photo from FibaMANILA, Philippines—Gilas Women’s 3×3 slowed down a bit after a perfect run in the Qualifying Draw A splitting its two games in the pool stage of the Fiba 3×3 Asia Cup Friday in Changsan, China.The Philippines, which went a perfect 3-0 in the Qualifying Draw A, lost to Japan 20-8 in its first game in Pool C but recovered with a 21-6 beatdown of Sri Lanka later.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next LATEST STORIES Catholic schools seek legislated pay hike, too View comments Ethel Booba twits Mocha over 2 toilets in one cubicle at SEA Games venue MOST READ Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Janine Pontejos had three points for Gilas against Japan, but struggled from the field going 2-of-9 while Jack Danielle Animam had two points and five rebounds.Afril Bernardino’s nine-point and nine-rebound performance, meanwhile, powered the Philippines past Sri Lanka.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsClare Castro added six points and seven rebounds for Gilas who now own a 1-1 record in Pool C, needing Sri Lanka to lose its next game against Japan to advance to the next round.Prasadi Fonseka had three points to lead Sri Lanka. Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess ‘Rebel attack’ no cause for concern-PNP, AFP Duterte wants probe of SEA Games messlast_img