Gilas Pilipinas 12-man roster is set for the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
The final lineup of Philippines men's national basketball team was revealed during a TV5 special on Sunday evening, June 26.
Here's the Gilas Pilipinas 12-man Roster for 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament
|1||BLATCHE, Andray||Center||6'11"||Xinjiang Flying Tigers (CHN), CBA|
|2||ROMEO, Terrence||Guard||6'0"||Global Port (PHI), PBA|
|3||PARKS, Bobby Ray||Guard||6'4"||Texas Legends (USA), NBA D-League|
|6||CHAN, Jeff||Guard||6'2"||Rain or Shine (PHI), PBA|
|7||WILLIAM, Jayson Castro||Guard||5'10"||Tropang TNT (PHI), PBA|
|10||NORWOOD, Gabe (C)||Guard||6'5"||Rain or Shine (PHI), PBA|
|11||REYES, Ryan||Guard||6'2"||Tropang TNT (PHI), PBA|
|12||FAJARDO, June Mar||Center||6'10"||San Miguel Beermen (PHI), PBA|
|15||PINGRIS, Marc||Forward||6'6||Star Hotshots (PHI), PBA|
|18||ROSARIO, Troy||Center||6'7"||Tropang TNT (PHI), PBA|
|25||AGUILAR, Japeth||Forward||6'9"||Barangay Ginebra (PHI), PBA|
|33||de OCAMPO, Ranidel||Forward||6'6"||Tropang TNT (PHI), PBA|
Team Average Height:
|BALDWIN, Thomas Anthony||Head Coach|
|UICHICO, Joseph||Assistant Coach|
|RACELA, Raoul Cesar||Assistant Coach|
Video: Gilas Road to Rio: The Gilas 12 Revealed
Philippines has been grouped with France and New Zealand. Canada, Senegal and Turkey round out the six-country field for the July 5-10 tournament.
The winner of tournament will qualify to the 2016 Rio Olympics.
The 2016 Olympic Games will be held Auggust 5-21 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A total of 12 nations will compete in the Olympic men’s basketball competition.
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