Yeng Guiao has resigned from his post as coach of Gilas Pilipinas following the national team's dismal performance in the 2019 Fiba World Cup in China.
It is one of Europe's poorest countries and has a population of just seven million, but Serbia's towering basketball team are on course to be world champions.
Red-hot Serbia showed they -- not reigning two-time champions the United States -- are the team to beat at the Basketball World Cup with a 92-77 victory over Italy on Wednesday to top their group.
Filipino supporters waited for this moment to come!
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.
MANILA -- Serbia clinched a quarterfinal spot in the FIBA U19 World Cup after downing Gilas Pilipinas Youth, 87-60, in the first round of the playoffs at the Dyo Aorakia Arena in Heraklion, Greece early Thursday (Philippine Time).
MANILA -- Russia led for almost the entire stretch of the game before mauling Gilas Pilipinas Youth by 28 points, 92-64, in their final game in the group stage of the FIBA U19 World Cup at the Heraklion University Hall, Greece early…
Gilas Pilipinas fell into a highly competitive Fiba World Cup bracket, prompting coach Yeng Guiao to describe the national team as “the overwhelming underdogs.”