Gilas Pilipinas kept its medal hopes alive after staving off Iran, 84-83, in their quarterfinal showdown at the Zhejiang University Gymnasium of the 2023 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China on Tuesday, October 3.
The Philippines, Senegal and Iran will test their mettle against each other in a series of games at the 2023 Heyuan WUS International Basketball Tournament in China.
An inspired Philippine women’s national volleyball team barged into the quarterfinals of the AVC Cup for Women 2022 after subduing South Korea in straight sets in its last preliminary match on Thursday at the PhilSports Arena in Pasig City.
Up two sets to none against Iran during their pool phase match on Wednesday in the AVC Cup for Women 2022, the Philippine women’s national volleyball team looked to be in a good position to sweep the contest.
Jema Galanza scored 21 points, taking over towards the end as the Philippine women’s national volleyball team entered the win column of the AVC Cup for Women 2022 after dispatching Iran in four sets, 25-19, 25-22, 20-25, 25-14 on Wednesday at the AVC Cup for Women 2022 at the PhilSports Arena in Pasig City.