FIBA Asia U18:
Batang Gilas destroys UAE, 92-49
August 6, 2018 – Nonthaburi
By Rock Punzalan
FIBA Asia Under-18 News 2018: Batang Gilas destroyed UAE, 92-49, in the FIBA Asia Under-18 Championships this Monday at Nonthaburi Thailand. Twin Tower combination worked for the young GIlas as 6’10 AJ Edu dropped 16 points and 8 rebounds, while 7’1 Kai Sotto also contributed 14 markers and 8 boards.
➤ Rhyavan Amsali also added 13 buckets and 5 caroms for the Under-18 Pinoy five.
➤ Mohamed Alhashmi powered the losing United Arab Emirates squad with 18 points and 3 rebounds.
➤ Batang Gilas will next face China this Tuesday, August 7 at 6:45PM.
➤ The top 4 teams in this tournament will clinch a spot to play in next year’s 2019 FIBA World Under-19 Championships.
Quarters: 29-14, 50-31, 69-44, 92-49.
August 7, 2018 - Nonthaburi, Thailand
Written by Rock Punzalan for Philippine Basketball News Team
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