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Gilas Pilipinas routs Indonesia anew, stays unbeaten in Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers

Gilas Pilipinas routs Indonesia anew, stays unbeaten in Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers

MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines continued its unbeaten run and crushed Indonesia, 76-51, in the group stage of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers Friday at Angeles University Foundation.

Gilas Pilipinas, already qualified to the main tournament, hiked its record to 5-0 to reign atop Group A.

Indonesia, meanwhile, remained at third with a 1-4 card but is still qualified for the competition by virtue of it being the host of the Asia Cup.

When the two teams met in February 2020, the Filipinos also by 30 points, 100-70.

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