FIBA 3x3: Gilas women drop quarters vs. Australia

Paul Lintag on May 26, 2019 02:44 PM
FIBA 3x3: Gilas women drop quarters vs. Australia
The team made up of Afril Bernardino, Janine Pontenjos, Jack Animam, and Clare Castro ended uo with a total of a 4-2 record in China. (FIBA)

Gilas Pilipinas women’s stint in the 2019 FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup in Changsha, China ends in the quarterfinals.

Matched up against Australia Sunday, Gilas lost a close one, 16-21, to exit the competition.

The team made up of Afril Bernardino, Janine Pontenjos, Jack Animam, and Clare Castro ended up with a total of a 4-2 record in China.

After sweeping its group in the qualifiers, Gilas women split its assignments in pool play to advance to the playoffs.

Against Australia, the fighting Filipinas were simply outgunned in the loss.

 

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