|Watch the highlights of Philippines v Hong Kong at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship (24 September 2015).|
Jayson Castro led five players in double figures with 21 points, five rebounds and two assists while naturalized big man Andray Blatche had 17 and eight boards for Gilas Pilipinas, the runner-up during the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship.
Dondon Hontiveros added 14 markers from a 4-of-6 three-point shooting, while Terrence Romeo added 11 points on 3-of-11 triples to go with 5 rebounds, two assists and a steal. Ranidel De Ocampo chipped 10 points and 7 rebounds.
Siu Win Chang and Duncan Reid led Hongkong with 13 and 11 points, respectively.
Philippines or the Gilas Pilipinas will next face Kuwait on Friday,September 25 at 4:45 p.m.