Mono Vampire Mike Singletary (Photo Credit: FIBA)

Mono Vampire, Pelita Jaya One Step Closer to FIBA Asia Champions Cup

The 2018 FIBA Asia Champions Cup's Road to the Final 8 is set to return to Thailand for the East Inter-Subzone Qualification Round, with three teams competing for two slots to the September tournament. Two of the three teams who...
Gilas Boomers (Photo credit: Michael Gatpandan)

FIBA Announces Penalties for the Philippines, Australian National Teams

FIBA has just made public their decision to suspend a total of 13 players and two coaches from both the Philippines and Australian National Teams, following the unsightly bench-clearing incident that transpired during the second window of the Asian...
Xaverius Prawiro Indonesia (Photo credit: FIBA)

Indonesia Ramps Up Asian Games Preparation with Jones Cup Stint

The Indonesian Men's National Team will be participating in the 2018 William Jones Cup in Taiwan, as part of PERBASI Indonesia's continuous preparation for the upcoming 18th Asian Games. Replacing the Indian national team for this tournament, Indonesia will look continue...

Brunei Basketball Restarts from Thailand

In comparison to the surrounding countries within the Southeast Asia region, Brunei is indeed a few steps behind in terms of development within their basketball environment. However, it didn’t sway the nation from sending a group of passionate basketball...
Gilas Japeth Aguilar (Photo credit: Michael Gatpandan)

Gilas Pilipinas’ Japeth Aguilar Apologizes for Role in Brawl

Gilas Pilipinas big man Japeth Aguilar posted a note of apology on social media, following his participation of a brawl that broke out during the Boomers game against the Philippines in the FIBA Asia World Cup Asian Qualifiers. "The incident...
Larry Kestelman with Boomers (Photo credit: NBL)

Australian NBL Chief Calls On-Court Attacks ‘Disgraceful’

Australia's National Basketball League (NBL) Executive Chairman Larry Kestelman has issued an official statement regarding the bench-clearing incident during the Boomers game against the Philippines in the FIBA Asia World Cup Asian Qualifiers . While Kestelman acknowledged the role some...
Gilas Boomers (Photo credit: Michael Gatpandan)

Brawl Spoils Gilas-Boomers Match in FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifier

Gilas Pilipinas fell by default to Australia, 89-53, after a bench-clearing incident midway through the third quarter forced a game stoppage during the third window the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers. The Boomers took an early lead during the opening...
Australia Boomers (Photo Credit: FIBA)

Basketball Australia Issues Apology for Court Tampering

Representatives from Basketball Australia have issued a formal apology ahead of the much-awaited match between Group B co-leaders Australia and hosts Philippines in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers. The apology comes after the host country publicly voiced disappointed after...

SEABA Pre Qualifiers Day 5 Recap

Indonesia 85 Singapore 70 Indonesia defeats Singapore 85-70 to secure the top spot of the SEABA Pre Qualifiers Singapore, who still had a chance to overtake Indonesia in the standings, kept it close in the first quarter and despite a...
Kai Sotto Batang Gilas Pilipinas (Photo Credit: FIBA)

Batang Gilas Pilipinas Set to Make Debut at the FIBA U17 World Cup

The Philippines Under-17 National Team is set to enter the 2018 FIBA U17 Basketball World Cup in Argentina as heavy underdogs, but will look to gain as much experience as they can when they return to face off against the...