The first time that these two teams played against each other was at the first round of FIBA Asia Cup 2015 and Gilas Pilipinas became the victorious by beating Japan with the score of 73-66. Now that we’re on the semi-finals round, can the Gilas repeat and advance to the championship round? The game is set on October 2, 2015 at 9:30 PM.
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Philippines beats Lebanon with a margin of 12-points while Japan defeated Qatar with 14-points in quarterfinals round. Both teams are well matched-up against each other, an intense hardcourt battle is expected.