SEA Games 2023: Gilas rallies past Thais to reach gold medal game in men's 3x3 | Inquirer Sports

SEA Games 2023: Gilas rallies past Thais to reach gold medal game in men’s 3×3

/ 12:08 PM May 07, 2023

Almond Vosotros Gilas Fiba 3x3 Asia Cup

FILE – Gilas Pilipinas celebrates after Almond Vosotros knocks down the game-winning basket to beat top seed Mongolia in the Fiba 3×3 Asia Cup quarterfinals. Photo by Fiba

MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines overcame a shaky start and clawed back for a 21-19 semifinal victory to stun Thailand in the Southeast Asian Games 3×3 men’s basketball competition on Sunday.

Joseph Sedurifa hit three long shots in succession, including the one that upset its tormentors in Hanoi, Vietnam, last year.

The win sends Gilas to the gold medal match at 12:30 p.m. where it plays Cambodia.


The victory came shortly after the women’s team stunned the hosts, 21-20.

Sedurifa finished with 8 points, Joseph Eriobu 5, while Lervin Flores and Almond Vosotros 4 each.

The Philippines men’s 3×3 team took home a bronze medal in the previous edition of the SEA Games.


SEA Games 2023: Afril Bernardino sends Gilas to gold medal match in women’s 3×3

Gilas makes 3×3 semis, sweeps pool play in SEA Games 2023

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

TAGS: Gilas Pilipinas 3x3, SEA Games 2023

© Copyright 1997-2024 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.