Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times
Photo from SBP

2021 FIBA Asia Cup

Clark to host three groups in FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers final window

Clark will not just host Group A consisting of Gilas, South Korea, Indonesia, and Thailand in the final window of the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup Qualifiers from June 16 to 20.

The International Basketball Federation has also granted the country the rights to host Groups B and C as well, Friday evening.

Group B consists of Chinese-Taipei, Japan, Malaysia, and China while C has Australia, New Zealand, Guam, and Hong Kong.

Back in February, Clark was supposed to host Groups A and C as well but travel restrictions made FIBA move the games to Doha. Doha though had to pull out of its duties because of a lockdown the country imposed.

The AUF Sports & Cultural Center will remain as the playing venue for the games while Quest Hotel will still serve as the residence for all teams.

The Philippines currently sits atop Group A with a 3-0 record. South Korea is at second at 2-0 while Indonesia (1-2) and Thailand (0-4) are third and fourth, respectively. Indonesia though has already qualified for the Asia Cup this August as they are hosting the event.

In Group B, only two games have been played so far. Chinese-Taipei is 1-1 while Japan and Chinese Taipei are 1-0 and 0-1, respectively. China has yet to play a game.

Finally, Group C has Australia and New Zealand in pole position with identical 2-1 slates. Both Guam and Hong Kong are 0-1.

So far, only three teams have qualified to Jakarta as Bahrain and Lebanon have also punched their ticket to the Asia Cup.

#ReadMore  Rio here we go! Alora books ticket to 2016 Olympics
Written By

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like


The PBA expects to receive the nod from the Games and Amusements Board (GAB) this week so that all member teams can finally begin...

2021 AVC Women's Championship

The Philippine National Volleyball Federation has announced that the country will most likely host the 21st edition of the Asian Women’s Volleyball Championship from...

2020 Tokyo Olympics

Dwight Ramos will be joining Gilas Pilipinas at the Inspire Sports Academy in Calamba, Laguna. The 6-foot-4 versatile swingman will just complete quarantine protocols...

2021 SEA Games

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Commissioner Ramon Fernandez said that national sports associations are now in talks with local government units for the preparation of...


Nineteen teams get to see see action in the 2021 Chooks-to-Go Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Mumbaki Cup targeted to open on June 12. Commissioner...


Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) Commissioner Kenneth Duremdes admitted that it may be tough for the league to open shop on June 12 for...


ALCANTARA, CEBU — Ping Exciminiano experienced his first career championship after leading KCS Computer Specialist-Mandaue to the top of the 2021 Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas VisMin...


ALCANTARA, CEBU – Underdogs KCS Computer Specialist-Mandaue completed its Cinderella run, stunning top seed MJAS Zenith-Talisay in the winner-take-all game of the 2021 Chooks-to-Go...