MANILA, Philippines—Following what the PBA is doing in the Philippine Cup, the Samahang Basketball ng Pilipinas is pushing for the hosting rights for the February window of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup Qualifiers.
The SBP is looking at the model that the PBA implemented for the All-Filipino Conference in an attempt to have the Philippines host at most eight teams for the planned Fiba bubble in Clark, Pampanga.
“We’ve actually offered FIBA to host the next window in February, and to host some games here, as similar as to what Commissioner Willie [Marcial] and the PBA has done in Clark,” said SBP President Al Panlilio in a Zoom press conference Thursday.
Panlilio added that SBP has starte…
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