FIBA: Italy def. Gilas Pilipinas, 90-83 (August 29, 2023) // Basketball World Cup

The Philippines men's national basketball team is set to face off against the Italy men's national basketball team in the First Round of the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

The match will take place at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 29 (Philippine Time) at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.

Find out how to watch, live stream or TV channel and game time information for the matchup between the Gilas Pilipinas and Italy.


The Philippines will face off against Italy in a must-win game at the 2023 FIBA World Cup.

The Philippines and Italy are looking to advance to the second round. The top two teams in each group will advance to the second round, while the bottom two teams will be relegated to the classification round.

For Gilas Pilipinas to advance to the next round of the 2023 FIBA World Cup, they need to rely on a combination of results from the matchup between Dominican Republic and Angola remaining games, and their own performance.

Dominican Republic must beat Angola. If Angola wins against Dominican Republic, regardless of the outcome of the Gilas Pilipinas vs. Italy game. This means that Gilas Pilipinas will be eliminated from contention.

Gilas Pilipinas must beat Italy by 13 points or more. If Gilas Pilipinas wins against Italy by 13 points or more, they will have a better point differential to advance to the next round.

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Results and Scores


Philippines
83
FINAL SCORE
90
Italy
Quarter Scores: Philippines vs. Italy (August 29, 2023)
Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 TOTAL
Philippines 23 16 21 23 83
Italy 20 28 25 17 90

Game Highlights


Watch the game highlights between Philippines men's national basketball team and Italy men's national basketball team in the First Round of the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup.


Video from YouTube Channel of One Sports