Ateneo-Philippines in Jones Cup 2018: Livestream, schedule, result and standing

    MANILA, Philippines – The reigning UAAP men’s basketball champions Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) Blue Eagles represent the country in the 40th William Jones Cup, an international basketball tournament held in Taipei, Taiwan, from July 14-22, 2018.

    Ateneo-Philippines in Jones Cup 2018: Livestream, schedule, result
    Ateneo is the only collegiate contingent in the nine-team Jones Cup 2018 | Photo Credit: Facebook/ateneobasketball

    The Blue Eagles are fresh from their successful campaigns in the 12th Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup and flew to Greece for an international competition.

    Mentored by Coach Tab Baldwin, the national team is bannered by Gilas cadets Thirdy Ravena, Isaac Go, and Matt Nieto.

    Also in the line up are Mike Nieto, Aaron Black, Raffy Verano, Anton Asistio, Gian Mamuyac, Jolo Mendoza, Tyler Tio, and Jawuan White.

    The collegiate team will try to hurdle eight (8) other teams in the tournament.

    Ateneo in Jones Cup 2018: schedule and game results

    The national team debuted in the tournament with a lopsided victory over Chinese Taipei White Team, 87-64 on Sunday, July 15.

    Ateneo will be facing South Korea spearheaded by ex-PBA import Ricardo Ratliff on Monday, July 16.

    To win the trophy, Philippines will need to perform their best on all of their games as the tournament will follow a single-round robin format, which champion would be determined by their overall win-lose record.

    Ateneo's Jones Cup schedule and game results

    Date Time Opponent Result
    July 15, 2018 5:00 PM Chinese Taipei (White) 87-64 (Ateneo)
    July 16, 2018 5:00 PM Korea 90-73 (Korea)
    July 17, 2018 3:00 PM Canada 86-78 (Canada)
    July 18, 2018 5:00 PM Japan 80-74 (Ateneo)
    July 19, 2018 1:00 PM Indonesia 89-78 (Ateneo)
    July 20, 2018 5:00 PM Lithuania 98-65 (Ateneo)
    July 21, 2018 7:00 PM Chinese Taipei (Blue) 77-76 (Ateneo)
    July 22, 2018 3:00 PM Iran 70-63 (Iran)

    Standings (as of July 22, 5:30 pm). Check out latest update on the official website.

    Ateneo-Philippines in Jones Cup 2018

    Livestream and broadcast of Jones Cup

    As announced, games of Ateneo squad will be televised on ESPN5 or Hyper on Cignal.

    Sports5 on its YouTube channel, also gives the livestream video of the 2018 Jones Cup.

    WATCH: Philippines vs Iran ( live streaming)

    — The Summit Express
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