LOOK: Gilas Pilipinas arrives in China for 2019 FIBA World Cup

ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 29, 2019 03:57 PM
Gilas Pilipinas arrives in China for 2019 FIBA World Cup
All those months of hard work, sweat, and sacrifice, it's all for this. (Photo courtesy of @officialSBPinc on Twitter)

This is it. 

All those months of hard work, sweat, and sacrifice, it's all for this. 

Thursday morning, the Philippine Men's National Basketball Team arrived in China ahead of the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup. 

This will be the Gilas program's second consecutive World Cup stint after breaking through to the big stage back in 2014.

This year, once again, the Philippines will be facing tough competition in Group D, consisting of Italy, Angola, and favorite Serbia. 

First up for the Philippines will be Italy on Saturday, August 31st at 7:30 PM, followed by Angola on Monday, September 2nd at 7:30 PM. 

The final Group Stage matchup for the Philippines will be against Serbia on Wednesday, August 4th at 3:30 PM. 

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