The young Columbian Dyip went toe-to-toe against the league-leading Katropa on Saturday night at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City. Unfortunately, a series of mental lapses down the stretch cost the Dyip a 125-120 setback the Katropa.
CJ Perez had the last laugh in his first battle with Robert Bolick since the Fiba Basketball World Cup as he led Columbian to a 114-108 win over NorthPort on Wednesday in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
Columbian coach Johnedel Cardel was among those who was pleasantly surprised when his rookie CJ Perez has made an immediate impact for Gilas Pilipinas in the ongoing FIBA World Cup in China.
No doubt, Gilas Pilipinas suffered a huge whooping against Italy and Serbia in 2019 FIBA World Cup, and most Filipino fans was disappointed on how they lost their respective games.
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.
Gilas Pilipinas neophyte CJ Perez emerged as the lone bright spot in the Philippines' 62-108 loss to Italy in the opening day of Fiba World Cup in China.
Only on his first year in the PBA, Robert Bolick was already nominated as the Best Player of the Conference in the ongoing PBA Commissioner’s Cup.