MANILA, December 12, 2017 - There was not a happier man in
Switzerland on Saturday than Philippines coach Chot Reyes following the
announcement that the joint bid of his
country, along with Japan and Indonesia, to host the FIBA Basketball World Cup
2023 had been successful.
led Gilas to a runners-up finish at the FIBA Asia Cup 2013 and then to an
impressive appearance at the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 in Seville, Spain,
experienced another high of being at a ceremony where the Philippines learned
it would be a host nation of the ...