San Antonio Spurs' Patty Mills sank a game-high 30 points as Australia beat the United States for the first time ever Saturday, stunning the basketball world champions 98-94 in a huge upset.
Boston guard Kemba Walker dazzled with 23 points as the United States ramped up preparations for the defence of their World Cup crown with an impressive 102-86 victory over Australia in a warm-up game Thursday.
Not only the players and coaching officials are being chased by the Australia Boomers as some of the bystanders who had their participation in brawl were left alone by the FIBA board and did not receive any sanctions.
Aside from Chris Goulding, Nathan Sobey received the brunt of impactful hits during the Gilas-Boomers brawl, being sucker-punched by Jio Jalalon and was thrown with a chair by the Peter Aguilar, father of big man Japeth.
Goulding's camp is ready to make legal actions immediately after hearing the FIBA verdict which they described as a 'disgrace'.
Gilas will now need to do find some replacements for the meantime following the hefty FIBA sanctions that were announced in relation to Philippines-Australia basketbrawl.
The moment that will conclude the infamous July 2 basketbrawl between Gilas Pilipinas and Australia’s Boomers is about to come this afternoon, 3 p.m.
Ricci Rivero sends his praises to his fellow Gilas Cadet Troy Rike.