The Philippines’ Gilas Pilipinas is scheduled for a head-to-head game against team China at 8:40 P.M. (PHI time) on October 5, 2018 live from Xi’an, China.
Gilas Pilipinas finally breaks to the winning column of Pool C after beating team Turkmenistan in their 5:00 PM clash also in the same day.
Johnny Abarrientos nephew RJ Abarrientos entertained the crowed with his dazzling moves to the basket and his effectiveness from downtown.
Also known to many as the “Flying RJ” started the team Philippines taking control of the game as he passed Turkmenistan’s defenders and finished with an amazing layup.
He later followed it up with a long two and give Gilas Pilipinas a ten-point advantage.
Then Ricci Rivero finished it off with his own version of highlights as he made a twisting-in-the-mid-air layup ala Michael Jordan.
At 8:40, the national team will take on against the host country, team China which is currently have an undefeated record as the time of this writing.