Gilas Women escapes Thailand for 3×3 gold
Gilas Pilipinas Women delivered the gold medal for the Philippines after fending off Thailand, 17-13, in 3×3 basketball of the 2019 SEA Games on Monday at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.
Afril Bernardino singledhandedly catapulted the host team to the gold despite nursing a left thumb injury.
Bernardino drew MVP chants after erupting for 10 points.
Jack Animam and Janine Pontejos backstopped Bernardino with 3 points each, while Clare Castro chipped in 1 point