Philippines beats Korea on #FIBAASIA #LabanPinas #puso

Hello Spain on the 2014 FIBA finals, Finally the curse has been broken.

Recent History Philippines Vs. Korea:

  • 2012 Jones Cup: Gilas beat Korea, 82-79
  • 2011 FIBA Asia Tournament: Korea beat Gilas, 70-68
  • 2011 Jones Cup: Korea beat Gilas, 78-70
  • 2009 FIBA Asia Tournament: Korea beat Gilas twice — 69-56 (preliminary round), and 82-80 (battle for 7th)

And now 2013 2013 FIBA Asia, Gilas Pilipinas put on a gallant stand to beat long-time tormentor Korea, 86-79, and enter the finals of the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship on Saturday, August 10 before a humongous crowd at the Mall of Asia Arena.

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The scores:

  • The Philippines (86) – Castro 17, Pingris 16, Alapag 14, De Ocampo 11, Tenorio 9, Aguilar 8, Chan 5, Foancier 2, Norwood 2, Douthit 2, David 0, Fajardo 0.
  • Korea (79) – Kim M. 27, Yang 11, Kim JS. 11, Lee S. 10, Lee J. 10, Cho 6, Kim S. 2, Kim T. 2.
  • Quarters: 15-19, 36-39, 65-56, 86-79.

FIBA ASIA Road to Finals

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