By Ivan Saldajeno
MANILA--The road to the 2019 FIBA World Cup officially begins for Gilas.
Coach Chot Reyes announced on Tuesday that a three-day national team training camp will take place just before the start of the PBA Commissioner's Cup.
"Gilas campaign officially kicks off with 3-day training camp from March 14-16 with all members of the national pool invited," Reyes said via Twitter.
Gilas campaign officially kicks-off with 3-day training camp fr March 14-16 w all members of the national pool invited. #LabanPilipinas ❤🇵🇭— Chot Reyes (@coachot) March 7, 2017
While it will end a day before the start of the mid-season conference on March 17, the Gilas Cadets, as per an agreement between the PBA and the SBP, will stay with the national team practices.
The said training camp comes as an early preparation for the SEABA Championship on May 12-18 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.
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