Before resuming pool play Tuesday [Wednesday morning, PHL time], Kobe Paras competed in the slam dunk contest of the 2017 FIBA 3x3 World Cup in Nantes, France.
Composed of prodigies Kobe Paras, Kiefer Ravena, Jeron Teng and veteran JR Quiñahan, the delegation pulled off a 21-15 stunner over Romania in its debut game before suffering an 11-22 setback to host France in its second match.
Romania is seeded seventh, while the Philippines is ranked 18th.
Down 12-13, Paras, son of former PBA rookie-MVP Benjie Paras, ignited the comeback with a layup before Ravena completed an and-one play and added a two-pointer (a shot from the arc) for a 17-13 lead with 1:19 left.
United States to send two bombers to Korean peninsula
A military source says the bombers took part in mock bombing practice near the two Koreas' eastern border before heading back. The B-1B bombers are a key strategic asset to the U.S. forces operating in the Asia-Pacific region.
Search for 7 Navy sailors ends after bodies found on ship
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a sympathy message to President Donald Trump over the fatal collision involving a U.S. Aucoin wouldn't speculate on the cause of the collision , and said he would order a thorough investigation.
The Phl, meanwhile, takes on second seed Slovenia and El Salvador tomorrow, needing a pair of victories to advance to the next round.
He led the Philippines in its victory over Romania with 12 points, in a match that saw him draining clutch baskets down the stretch, including a dagger two-point shot with 30 ticks to go that put the game out of the reach of the Romanians, 19-13, before finishing things off with two free throws.
Pool action will take place from June 17 to June 20, with the top two teams from each pool in both women's and men's categories, earning a direct ticket to the Quarter-Finals.
Qatar, who won the title in 2014 in Moscow under Yaseen Ismail Musa with an upset win over favourites and defending champions Serbia, had qualified for the knockout in Guangzhou, China, last year.
On Sunday morning, a 17-year-old Muslim girl named Nabra was kidnapped, beaten to death and left in a pond in Sterling, Virginia . Darwin Martinez Torres of Sterling was arraigned Monday in Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.
Those requirements include playing 90 percent of the team's snaps and racking up over 1,200 yards or making the All-Pro list. The Patriots are expected to reconvene around July 26 for the opening of training camp at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough.
It is feared many are trapped inside the blazing building as the fire broke out in the wee hours of Wednesday. Mrs May said she had fixed a deadline of three weeks for everybody affected to be rehoused locally.
Under its commonwealth status, Puerto Rico is subject to United States federal laws but is still exempt from some federal taxes. This was the fifth time in the island's history it voted on its status with the United States.
Theresa May has said the offer of an unfavourable trade deal with the European Union would prompt her to quit talks. Yes, as he said at the weekend, the United Kingdom will be leaving the customs union.
Contract researcher Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc completed a $9 billion merger with IMS Health Holdings Inc a year ago . Many companies in the sector are now turning to dealmaking, as they seek to boost their real-world data gathering capabilities.
The device comes with Android 7.0 and the company's Nubia UI 5.0, as yet there are no details on pricing or a launch date. The smartphone marks above the Nubia M2 lite and is slightly stepped down when compared to Nubia M2.
He said his sister's heart condition was probably worsened by her smoking habit, as well as the medications she took. That willingness to discuss her struggles with drugs and mental health was cheered when she died this past winter.
He said the BJP and the National Democratic Alliance had been discussing the presidential election for long. Even if a Dalit leader had to be chosen, she said there were "other big Dalit leaders" in the country.
She described the week's episode as a "crazy house", in reference to the bickering among the men vying for her attention. Kenny , who told Rachel he was ashamed of how he'd behaved to Lee , suggested Lee wasn't telling the truth.
Cousin says woman shot by police wasn't violent
The officers will be placed on paid administrative leave during the investigation, the police department said in its statement . She added that Lyles had a history of mental health problems and was released from King County jail less than a week ago.
London mayor at church near London fire tragedy
Theresa May has admitted that the support given to families in the hours following the Grenfell Tower fire "was not good enough ". Besides the public inquiry, May has announced a fund of 5 million pounds ($6.4 million) to help those affected by the blaze.
M6 en tête avec le retour de "L'Amour est dans le pré"
Toutefois, Karine Le Marchand a confessé avoir rencontré des difficultés par rapport à sa notoriété acquise au fil des années. Après 11 saisons, on se demande si les choses vont vraiment changer et si le programme ne promet pas toujours la même chose.