|Watch the quarter final highlights of Philippines v Lebanon on day 7 at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship (1. October 2015).|
Jayson Castro, the best point guard in Asia, and naturalized player Andray Blatche showed the way as Gilas Pilipinas advanced to the semifinals of the 2015 Fiba Asia Championship after surviving Team Lebanon, 82-70, in Changsha, China.
Castro finished 25 points with five triples, while Blatche added 24 points and 17 boards for the Gilas Pilipinas.
The Philippine national men's basketball team will face Japan, which they have already beaten in the second round of the tournament, in the semifinals on Friday, October 2 at 9:30 pm.