Gilas Pilipinas swept all two of their games in the group stage of the 2019 FIBA 3×3 Under-18 Asia Cup on Friday, August 23, in Cyberjaya, Malaysia.
Terrence Fortea scored 10 points for the Philippine national boy’s team to grab a 21-18 victory against the Vietnamese squad during their first game in the 3-on-3 basketball competition.
The Filipinos extended their winning streak to two after beating Turkmenistan, 21-16. Fortea had 11 points while Kevin Quiambao added eight points as the Philippine remain undefeated in the tournament.
The Philippines, the top-seeded team of Group C, now prepares to face China, the second seeded team of Group A, on Saturday, August 24.