Gilas Pilipinas Youth vs. Greece - #FIBAU19 Group Phase

The Philippines got off to a strong start, but could not keep up, losing to the host country Greece, 69-85.

Results and Scores

Final Score
Quarter Scores: Greece vs. Philippines
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 TOTAL
Greece U19 20 22 21 22 85
Philippines U19 27 14 16 12 69

The Scores:

PHILIPPINES - Abadiano 13, Sotto 13, Ildefonso 12, Tamayo 9, Fortea 7, Amsali 4, Spencer 4, Torres 3, Chiu 2, Panopio 2, Edu 0, Oczon 0.



Watch the game highlights as Gilas Pilipinas Youth lost to Greece.

(Video by FIBA)

Game Details

Here are the details for Gilas Pilipinas Youth vs. Greece in the Group Phase of the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup.
  • Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019 (in Greece) / Sunday, June 30, 2019 (in Philippines)
  • Time: 8:30 pm (Greece Time) / 1:30 am (Philippines Time)
  • Venue: Heraklion Arena
  • TV: TV5 / ESPN5 (June 30, 2:30 pm)
  • Game Stats: FIBA.Basketball
  • Live Stream: Sports5 FB Page | FIBA YouTube Channel

Gilas Pilipinas Youth open its campaign in the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup against host Greece.

Headlining the Philippines men's national under-19 basketball team is the twin towers of Kai Sotto and Ariel John "AJ" Edu.

Joining Sotto and Edu in the lineup are Carl Tamayo, Geo Chiu, Dalph Panopio, Gerry Abadiano, Terrence Fortea, James Spencer, Xyrus Torres, Migs Oczon, Dave Ildefonso and Rhayyan Amsali.

Sandy Arespacochaga will be leading the Gilas Pilipinas Youth, formerly known as Batang Gilas.

After Greece, Gilas Pilipinas Youth will play Argentina at 8 p.m. Sunday (1 a.m. Monday in Manila) and finish its Group C campaign on Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. (1:30 Wednesday Manila).