FIBA World Cup 2019: Philippines vs Italy - Live Score & Updates

By Sportskeeda Desk | Last ModifiedAug 31, 2019 13:26 GMT

FINAL WHISTLE: Italy beat Philippines 108-62


13:26 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

It was a tremendous shooting night for the Italians who would be looking to seal a berth for the next round now when they face Angola two days from now. Philippines though, have their task cut out as they take on Serbia next in their quest to remain alive in the competition after a dreadful start.

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13:24 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

13:24 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Here are some highlights from the game.

13:18 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Top performers from the game

Luigi Datome - 17 points, 7 of 7 shooting, 3 rebounds, 2 assists
Danilo Gallinari - 16 points. 5 of 6 shooting, 3 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals

Andray Blatche - 15 points, 10 rebounds, 2 steals
CJ Perez - 15 points, 7 of 12 shooting, 2 rebounds, 3 assists

13:10 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Italy run down the clock and that's it. Italy wins the game 108-62!

13:09 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Della Valle misses a floater as Dalistan gets the defensive board. He passes to Perez who goes all the way and finishes with a layup.

13:08 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

CJ Perez makes a tough stepback jumper.

13:07 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Philippines turn the ball again after Blatche misses his handles. Bolick fouls Della Valle on the following possession. He makes both free throws.

13:06 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Tessitori draws a foul from Fajardo. He makes one of his two attempts.

13:05 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Gilas Pilipinas respond strongly by scoring two back to back treys through Perez and Blatche.

13:05 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Filloy strikes right back with a trey after receiving a pass from Della Valle.

13:04 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Fajardo scores a layup of his own on the other end.

13:03 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Filloy drives quickly to the rim after another Philippines miss and scores a contested layup.

13:03 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Paul Biligha now scores for Italy as the Europeans breach the 100-point mark.

13:02 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Ravena misses a layup. Italy move quickly on the fastbreak with Tessitori trying to finish quickly. He fails to do the same but grabs another offensive board and finishes with a hook shot.

12:59 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Ariel Filloy isolates his and scores an 18-footer for Italy.

12:57 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Tessitori gets hold of another offensive board and tries to lay it in but his shot is blocked out of bounds by Fajardo.

12:56 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Della Valle gets fouled from behind by Pogoy. Philippines are in the penalty again so Della Valle goes to the charity stripe. He makes both free throws.

12:55 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Ravena drains a trey following a good screen by Blatche. This was Philippines' first 3-pointer of the night!

12:54 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Poor interior defense by Blatche as Brooks finds Tessitori inside the paint who flushes it home for the Italians.

12:53 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Blatche commits his 8th turnover as he is called for an offensive foul in the paint.

12:52 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Gentile draws a foul again and this time is able to make one free throw of the two.

12:51 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Pilipinas commit another turnover!

12:51 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Gentile draws a foul from Rosario and gets to the charity stripe. He misses both free throws though.

12:49 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Tessitori misses his shot but grabs the offensive board and finishes close to rim to rack up 2 second-chance points.

12:48 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Perez finds Roger Pogoy who finishes with a sublime teardrop.

12:48 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Brooks misses a 3-pointer from the right wing and the Philippines players attack on the fastbreak.

12:46 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

At the end of the 3rd quarter, Italy lead the Philippines 83-39.

12:46 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

With the clock winding down, Tessitori just pulls up from mid-range and luckily it connects.

12:45 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Della Valle turns the ball over with a bad pass, and Team Pilipinas get the ball into Fajardo's hands who is fouled again. Fajardo once again can only manage to get one free throw to fall.

12:43 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Fajardo draws another foul from Tessitori. Italy are in the penalty so the former goes to the charity stripe. Once again, he scores only one free throw.

12:42 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Fajardo gets into the paint and gets fouled in the act of shooting. He only goes 1 of 2.

12:41 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

CJ Perez gets a defensive rebound, runs straight forward, is able to dribble past the Italy defenders and finishes brilliantly with a soft layup.

12:40 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Fajardo gets his shot blocked by Brooks as Vitali finds Della Valle who rains it from downtown for Italy.

12:39 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Vitali and Brooks connect for an easy pick and roll finish with the latter managing to finish despite getting fouled. He makes the free throw to go.

12:37 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Bolick with a nice driving finish now for the Philippines.

12:37 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Philippines miss again as Italy attack on the fastbreak. A communication breakdown sees Gallinari find Brooks who flushes it home.

12:35 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Italy counter through Vitali who gets an easy driving layup to fall.

12:35 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Bolick gets to the paint is fouled while attempting to make a bucket to fall. He makes both the free throws.

12:33 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Gallinari gets rid of his marker Norwood with a pump fake and drives to the layup. He is fouled there by Blatche in the act of shooting. He makes both his attempts from the charity stripe. Italy are leading by 40 points now!

12:32 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

A bit of ball movement sees Blatche wide open on the right corner. He pulls up for a trey and misses. Philippines are yet to make a 3-pointer in the game!

12:31 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Blatche turns the ball yet again as the Italians score another easy layup.

12:30 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Blatche finds Aguilar on the fastbreak and he finishes with ease.

12:30 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Pilipinas are defending zonally now and it seems to be working as Biligha misses another shot.

12:29 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Bolick is consistently getting some penetration. He gets the offensive board an a miss by Ravena and tries to bank it in but is fouled. He makes both the resulting free throws.

12:27 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Ravena gets a bucket to go but it's not counted as he is called for an offensive foul. Ravena complains to the ref and his slapped with a technical foul. Belinelli makes the resultant free throw.

12:26 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Robert Bolick's layup is blocked by Biligha and Datome drains it from downtown in transition.

12:25 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Blatche works Biligha in the low post. He scores a fadeaway jumper with the shot clock winding down.

12:24 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Misses from downtown from both teams.

12:23 (GMT)31 AUG 2019

Italy starts things off as Belinelli misses an attempt from downtown.
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