What went wrong for Gilas in its World Cup opener vs Italy?
Gilas Pilipinas naturalized player Andray Blatche was a complete liability for Gilas Pilipinas when they take on Italy on Saturday night to open their 2019 Fiba World Cup campaign in an underwhelming note.
Everyone got their eyes on the birthday boy, Andray Blatche, but Japeth Aguilar just stole the show on this one.
Starting July 29, Gilas Pilipinas will have the luxury of five practices a week as the national squad prepare for the upcoming Fiba World Cup in China.
Andray Blatche worked out with Rain or Shine on Wednesday noon at Meralco Gym to show he isn't wasting any of his time to get in shape for the upcoming Fiba World Cup.
Gilas coach Yeng Guiao deferred naming the players who will comprise the national team's final training pool for the FIBA World Cup next month pending the arrival of naturalized player Andray Blatche this weekend.
Gilas Pilipinas reinforcement Andray Blatche is set to arrive on July 8 to join the national squad's preparation for the 2019 Fiba World Cup in China.
Team Pilipinas' preparation for the 2019 Fiba World Cup will take its shape after the official drawing of lots on March 16 in China.