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Football: Qatar World Cup confronted by yet another problem — rain

Of all the problems faced by Qatar's World Cup, rainfall was probably the very last issue tournament organisers in the desert state expected to deal with. But severe flooding caused by a year's worth of rain has again raised questions ...

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FIBA World Cup: Qatar coach laments 'bad run of things' in second half

MANILA, Philippines – Qatar coach Tim Lewis was left to rue what could have been after his team wasted a tremendous opportunity to inflict a costly loss on Team Pilipinas in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers. Pouncing on a ...

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LIVE BLOG: Philippines vs. Qatar (Asian qualifiers, 2019 FIBA World Cup)

The Philippines tries to stop a 2-game losing streak in the Asian qualifiers of the 2019 FIBA World Cup when it takes on Qatar on Monday. Stanley Pringle makes his debut in the tournament, while Japeth Aguilar and Matthew Wright ...

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FIBA World Cup: Qatar coach wary of new-look Team Philippines

Qatar coach Tim Lewis. FIBA photo MANILA, Philippines — Qatar’s coach is banking on his familiarity with Philippine basketball to help his squad when they take on a new-look Team Pilipinas in the second round of the FIBA World CUp ...

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Philippines not taking shorthanded Qatar lightly

Philippines guard Alex Cabagnot gestures against Iran. Photo from Fiba.com Gilas Pilipinas guards Alex Cabagnot and Matthew Wright said the Philippines can’t let its guard down against an ailing Qatar side on Monday night in the Fiba World Cup Asian ...

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FIBA World Cup: Qatar bracing for 'different feel' of closed-door game

Qatar will play the Philippines behind closed doors. FIBA photo MANILA, Philippines — Qatar has one fewer problem to deal with when it takes on the Philippine national basketball team in the FIBA World Cup Asian qualifiers on Monday at ...

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FIBA World Cup: Stanley Pringle, maglalaro nga ba kontra Qatar?

Mukhang pipiliin ni coach Yeng Guiao si Stanley Pringle bilang kapalit ni Christian Standhardinger sa darating na laro ng Team Pilipinas kontra Qatar sa Lunes, bahagi ng Asian qualifiers para sa 2019 FIBA World Cup. Dahil isang naturalized player lang ...

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Slow recovery forces Greg Slaughter to sit out PH game vs Qatar: report

Greg Slaughter (center) won't be able to play against Qatar on Monday. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN Sports Barangay Ginebra big man Greg Slaughter won't be able to play for Team Pilipinas when the country takes on Qatar in the Asian qualifiers ...

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FIBA World Cup: Why Tim Cone believes Qatar, not Iran, is ‘must-win game’ for PH

Scottie Thompson and the Philippines failed to score against Iran when it mattered the most. Courtesy of FIBA website Iran would’ve been the team on the losing end on Thursday, if only the Philippines players made shots they normally make. ...

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32 OFW mula Qatar, nakauwi na sa Pilipinas

MAYNILA—Nakauwi na ang 32 overseas Filipino workers mula sa nagsarang construction company sa Doha, Qatar nitong Sabado. Dumating ang grupo sa NAIA Terminal 1 sakay ng Qatar Airways flight 928 at sinalubong ng mga tauhan ng Overseas Workers Welfare Administration. ...

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