FIBA WORLD CUP: Fajardo, Slaughter lead Gilas 12 vs. Kazakhstan

Paul Lintag on Nov 28, 2018 05:56 PM
FIBA WORLD CUP: Fajardo, Slaughter lead Gilas 12
The two towering centers lead the Philippines' final lineup in the latest window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.

Finally, June Mar Fajardo and Greg Slaughter will play together for Gilas Pilipinas.

The two towering centers lead the Philippines' final lineup in the latest window of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers.

Joining June Mar and Greg are Japeth Aguilar, Beau Belga, Alex Cabagnot, JP Erram, Marcio Lassiter, Gabe Norwood, LA Tenorio, Scottie Thompson, and Matthew Wright.

Completing the team is Stanley Pringle as the designated naturalized player for Gilas.

This final 12 will see action against Kazakhstan on Nov. 30 at the MOA Arena.

The Philippines currently has a 5-3 record in the Asian Qualifiers, which is good for third place in the merged Group F.

Only the top-3 teams per group will advance to the World Cup in China next year.

Yeng Guiao will handle Gilas Pilipinas, his second window overall and first as the official head coach of the national team.

 


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