A huge sigh of relief for Jong Uichico.
Multi-titlist coach Jong Uichico has yet to receive the result of his 92-year old mother's COVID test.
Team Mighty Sports-Philippines arrived in this ultra-modern metropolis on Thursday oozing with confidence that it will get the job done this time in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championships.
Nine Gilas players were thrown out of the game for being very physical against the Australian squad. Aside from these nine, there are some who also had a piece of action on what was deemed as “FIBA Basketbrawl.”
The second practice of Gilas Pilipinas for 2018 featured the veteran team with June Mar Fajardo attending for the first time. Furthermore, Calvin Abueva and Raymond Almazan has missed all the practices this year.
Great players never say die.
“Medyo nagmadali kami. Kasi nga, new system, new coach and kahit ako bago sa team, so lahat gusto makapagpakita ng maganda at manalo kaya siguro ganoon ‘yung nangyari,” added Lee, who still managed a double-double with 12 points and 10…
Ateneo coach Sandy Arespacochaga said Verano’s great showing was a longtime coming for him, given the effort he has been putting so far this season. “We’ve seen glimpses of Raffy in some of the other games,” he said. “He’s a sparkplug for…