Gilas Pilipinas is set to face Iran today, one of its toughest opponent in the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, Korea.
Smart Gilas Pilipinas roster to the Asian Games led by Team Captain Jimmy Alapag hope to end their losing skid against Iran. The last time the Philippines won over them was during their ABC title romp in 1973 in Manila.
On September 11, 2013, Iran defeated Philippines 85-71 at the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship. Gilas also lost to Iran on July 18, 2014 on 2014 FIBA Asia Cup, 76-55.
Catch their game on TV5 at 1pm or on livestream below: