Smart Gilas defeats Chinese Taipei — Jones Cup 2011

Smart Gilas Pilipinas won its game against Chinese Taipei, 90-78 in the second day of the William Jones Cup 2011 at the Hsinjhuang Stadium in New Taipei City.

The team representing the country to the men's basketball competition now posts a 2-0 win-loss record, same standing as the undefeated Jordan and Korea.

Smart Gilas will face Jordan on Monday, August 8.

The annual basketball tournament serves as a tune up series for national teams playing for the FIBA-Asia Championship on September 15-25 at Wuhan, China. It has a single round robin schedule with a playoff round added to determine the champion.