Great is the art of beginning…..



It feels so good knowing that Powerade Team Pilipinas has won its first two assignments in the much anticipated FIBA-Asia Championship in Tianjin, China.

In the first game last August 6, RP 5 took every opportunity to build a huge margin of 84 points in the 115-31 victory over Sri Lanka.  The Philippine team tries to avoid complications in the future in case of similar standings. So they resort to a merciless drubbing of Sri Lanka, a country more known of cricket than basketball.

The win against Japan last night was the more satisfying win as the RP team fought back from an 11-point first quarter deficit. At halftime, Team Pilipinas still trailed by 6, at 41-35.  The fourth quarter saw the Japanese catching their breath to keep the pace with the RP 5. With only 5:05 left in the game, I could already smell victory with Team Pilipinas leading by 15, 72-57 and ended the game with a 9-point margin 78-69. The Filipinos showed heart and poise to counter a miraculous end game comeback by Japan.

Tonight will be a tough night for RP Team as it faces the fast and sweet shooting South Koreans. For sure, I’ll be glued again on my seat.

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6 Responses to “Great is the art of beginning…..”

  1. Rufor says:

    Hi there,
    Everything dynamic and very positively! :)

  2. benjie says:

    Thanks Rufor : )

  3. AlexAxe says:

    Hi there,
    Amazing! Not clear for me, how offen you updating your

    • benjie says:

      hello. thanks, i don’t have a fixed schedule in updating this site as i am doing this on my free time only. i have my day job in the office and get busy sometimes. I want to update it as often as i can. :)

  4. Rufor says:

    Thank you! I would now go on this blog every day!

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