MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines managed to safe a bronze medal on Saturday following a disastrous marketing campaign within the 3×3 occasion on the thirty first Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam.
Gilas Pilipinas whipped Indonesia, 14-10, within the males’s showcase, manufacturing some form of comfort for a contingent capturing to maintain its gilded reign within the biennial meet.
Brandon Ganuelas-Rosser, Reymar Caduyac, Jorey Napoles, and Marvin Hayes all made their presence felt within the duel at Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi.
It was really a silver lining for the Philippines, which did not safe a podium end in girls’s motion following a crushing 16-10 loss by the hands of Indonesia within the Final Four.
Gilas Women needed to make do with a small squad that featured Afril Bernardino and Janine Pontejos, Angel Surada, and Clare Castro as program cornerstone Jack Danielle Animam remained unavailable as a consequence of a knee damage.
The males’s crew was denied a shot on the gold medal by a vengeful Thailand aspect that cashed in classes throughout its Friday loss to Gilas.
The highlight now shifts on Gilas’ 5-on-5 squads, who’re additionally trying to defend their lofty perch within the regional showpiece.
The two groups are set to plunge into motion on Monday.
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