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first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ LATEST STORIES Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? Jayson Castro, RR Pogoy and Troy Rosario were in that Gilas team against the Aussies, with Pogoy being meted out a five-game suspension.Marcial even went on to suggest that Rain or Shine borrow players from the Gilas Cadet program where they can tap the likes of Richie Rivero, Kobe Paras and Abu Tratter.The PBA’s board of governors will meet Thursday to discuss the matter even as several league standouts have expressed their willingness to play for the PH team.Arwind Santos, the 2013 Most Valuable Player, and San Miguel Beer teammate Christian Standhardinger, Greg Slaughter of Barangay Ginebra, Vic Manuel of Alaska, Beau Belga of Rain or Shine, among others, have sounded off their willingness as the Philippines tries to qualify for the 2019 World Cup.Also suspended were Calvin Abueva, Terrence Romeo, Matthew Wright, Japeth Aguilar, Carl Bryan Cruz and Jio Jalalon and naturalized player Andray Blatche.ADVERTISEMENT Fiba also ordered the Philippines to play its first home game, against Qatar in the first week of September in the second round of the qualifying series, behind closed doors.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs Yeng Guiao, Rain or Shine’s former coach who also called the shots in a 2007 Philippine Team that played in the Asian Championship in China, will also likely coach the Painters.But Rain or Shine cannot take players from other PBA teams with the Governors’ Cup going on.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’“That cannot be done, because the PBA will not be stopping play for the Asian Games,” Marcial said.TNT KaTropa was supposed to represent the Philippines in Indonesia for the Aug. 18 to Sept. 2 Games, but suspensions to Gilas Pilipinas regulars in the aftermath of the brawl last July 2 against Australia all but made the team shorthanded. In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ The net will decide ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Rain or Shine may represent the Philippines in the Asian Games next month in lieu of the 10 Gilas Pilipinas players banned by Fiba (international basketball federation) last week.Philippine Basketball Association commissioner Willie Marcial said it is almost a done deal, with the team’s schedule in the season-ending Governors’ Cup to be altered for the Painters to squeeze in the Asiad campaign.ADVERTISEMENT Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View commentslast_img read more