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Even though Kai Sotto is already overseas-bound to chase his NBA dream, he assured that playing for the Philippine national team remains his top priority.
Gilas Pilipinas fell into a highly competitive Fiba World Cup bracket, prompting coach Yeng Guiao to describe the national team as “the overwhelming underdogs.”
Gilas Pilipinas will have some fierce competition as it was grouped with European powerhouses and a perrennial AfroBasket champion in the group stage of the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China.
Since the Asian Games last August 2018, NLEX head coach Yeng Guiao has been steering the wheel for Gilas Pilipinas.
Team Pilipinas' preparation for the 2019 Fiba World Cup will take its shape after the official drawing of lots on March 16 in China.
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Gilas Pilipinas will just have to participate in other mini-tournaments to prepare for the Fiba World Cup as their stint with the Jones Cup becomes unlikely.