Gilas Pilipinas plays Korea twice in Clark bubble | Inquirer Sports

Gilas Pilipinas plays Korea twice in Clark bubble

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 03:43 PM December 14, 2020
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MANILA, Philippines — Gilas Pilipinas is set to play longtime rival South Korea twice and another against Indonesia in the third window of the Fiba Asia Cup 2021 Qualifiers in February in a bubble in Clark, Pampanga.

The Philippines opens its campaign against Korea on Feb. 18 before taking on Indonesia two days later.

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The second meeting between Gilas and Korea will be on Feb. 22.

Korea missed last month’s bubble due to health and safety concerns brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Gilas currently leads Group A with a 3-0 record after coming off a sweep of Thailand in the second window last month in Manama, Bahrain.

The Philippine team is expected to again be bolstered by PBA players after going with an all-amateur roster against the Thais.

The latest window could also see Ateneo center Angelo Kouame make his national team debut as a naturalized Filipino.

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