For decades the Philippine team has a hard time advancing to basketball world stage. At stake is a chance to fight team Iran in the title round on Sunday along with the assured two slots to the 2014 Fiba Basketball World Cup. Smart Gilas Pilipinas wins over the might South Korean team with the final score of 86-79.

And i would like to give a big CONGRATULATIONS to Gilas Pilipinas!

For those who failed to watch the recent FIBA Asian 2013(Semi finals). Here's a recap of the scores between the battling team Smart Gilas (Philippines) vs. South Korea: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th South Korea 19 39 56 79 Gilas Pilipinas 15 36 65 86