Gilas Pilipinas Youth bowed out of contention in the 2019 FIBA Under-19 World Cup after losing to Serbia, 60-87.
The Philippines is now relegated to the classification games to determine their final ranking.
Gilas Youth will face Australia on Friday.
Results and Scores
PHILIPPINES - Ildefonso 18, Sotto 13, Abadiano 12, Tamayo 7, Chiu 5, Fortea 3, Panopio 2, Amsali 0, Oczon 0, Spencer 0, Torres 0.
SERBIA - Pecarski 21, Petrusev 17, Ilic 13, Trifunovic 9, Paunovic 8, Vasiljevic 8, Cubic 4, Micovic 3, Grbovic 2, Kuzmanovic 2, Cerovina 0, Islamovic 0.
Watch the game highlights as Gilas Pilipinas Youth lost to Serbia.
(Video by FIBA)
Here are the details for Gilas Pilipinas Youth vs. Serbia in the Round of 16 of the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup.
- Date: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
- Time: 6:15 pm (Greece Time) / 11:15 pm (Philippines Time)
- Venue: Heraklion, Greece
- TV: TV5 / ESPN5 (July 4, 2:00 pm)
- Game Stats: FIBA.Basketball
- Live Stream: Sports5 FB Page | FIBA YouTube Channel
Gilas Pilipinas Youth dropped to fourth place in Group C after losing all of their games in Group Phase.
To advance to the quarterfinals, the Philippines must defeat the world number 4 Serbia.
Serbia topped the Group D after defeating China, Puerto Rico and France.