Gilas Pilipinas Youth was unable to close the score gap and lost to the Russia, 92-64.
The Philippines fell for the third time after defeats to Greece and Argentina. With 0-3 win-loss record, Gilas Youth dropped to fourth place in Group C.
They will face an undefeated Serbian team of Group D in the Round of 16.
Results and Scores
PHILIPPINES 64 - Sotto 14, Ildefonso 14, Tamayo 12, Amsali 9, Spencer 5, Abadiano 5, Chiu 3, Fortea 2, Panopio 0, Oczon 0, Torres 0.
Watch the game highlights as Gilas Pilipinas Youth lost to Russia.
(Video by FIBA)
Here are the details for Gilas Pilipinas Youth vs. Russia in the Group Phase of the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup.
- Date: Tuesday, July 2, 2019 (in Greece) / Wednesday, July 3, 2019 (in Philippines)
- Time: 8:30 pm (Greece Time) / 1:30 am (Philippines Time)
- Venue: Heraklion, Greece
- TV: TV5 / ESPN5 (July 3, 4:00 pm)
- Game Stats: FIBA.Basketball
- Live Stream: Sports5 FB Page | FIBA YouTube Channel
Gilas Pilipinas Youth will try to get in the win column and to end the group stage on a high note against Russia.
The Philippines fall to 0-2 in the 2019 FIBA U19 World Cup after an 85-69 loss to host Greece and a 72-77 loss to Argentina.
Russia, meanwhile, started the tournament with a loss against Argentina in overtime, 84-86, but they have come back with a win against Greece, 83-75.