The RP Blu Boys does the CebuanaLhuillier pose at the awarding ceremonies of the Makassar Open.

RP Blu Boys bag bronze in Indonesia’s Makassar Open

The RP Blu Boys has succeeded in making a podium finishat the Makassar Open International Men and Women Softball Tournament in Makassar, Indonesia. The Philippine national men’s softball teamtook third place with a 7-3 slate behind New Zealand (9-1) and Lakidende (7-3) who will both slug it out in the finals.

Gilas Pilipinas Center Andray Blatche goes after Daniel Kickert during the PH vs. AUS FIBA match (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

FIBA issues hefty fines, suspensions for PH-AUS brawl

The FIBA Disciplinary Panel on Thursday announced its decision to suspend 13 players and 2 coaches as well as to impose fines and other sanctions on the national federations of Philippines and Australia. FIBA has also suspended the officiating crew of the game.