Jordan Clarkson hopes to join Gilas brothers in China for Fiba World Cup

first_imgView comments MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. For now, Filipinos can just wait and see.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Japeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for Ginebra Rogue cops marked as Gamboa’s targets in his appointment as PNP chief Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? ADVERTISEMENT Tom Brady most dominant player in AFC championship history Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo misses game with sore right knee Jordan Clarkson is just like every other Filipino basketball fan. Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title SEA Games 2019: No surprises as Gilas Pilipinas cruises to basketball gold PLAY LIST 06:27SEA Games 2019: No surprises as Gilas Pilipinas cruises to basketball gold02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award LATEST STORIES Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title The Cleveland Cavaliers guard also hopes to suit up for the Philippines in the 2019 Fiba World Cup, which would be a dream come true for Filipinos.“Congrats to my bros and the country such a honor for the country, qualifying for the world cup, so hyped!!! hope to see you guys in china!!!” he said in an Instagram post.Clarkson had already represented the country in the 2018 Asian Games where Gilas Pilipinas finished fifthPlaying in the World Cup, however, is easier said than done with Fiba’s strict eligibility rules.The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas’ aim is for Clarkson to be cleared by Fiba to play as a local that will allow Gilas to play him alongside naturalized big man Andray Blatche.ADVERTISEMENT Eugenie Bouchard’s bid for Australian Open spot ends in qualifyinglast_img read more